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PI73632: JAVA BATCH JOB SCHEDULER IS UNABLE TO REFACTOR THE JOB LOG FILE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Observing following exception in WebSphere Application Server
    Network Deployment edition, V8.5.5.10
    
    xJCLMgr       E   CWLRB3020E: [Long
    Running Job Scheduler celldmgr3/node001/JobSched01] failed:
    java.lang.Exception: Grid Scheduler
    celldmgr3/node001/JobSched01 is
    unable to refactor the job log file: null
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr._refactor(xJCLMgr.java:230)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr._processModifiedXJCL(xJCLMgr.java:
    771)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr.processModifiableXJCL(xJCLMgr.java
    :170)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.SchedulerSingleton.submitJob(SchedulerSingleton
    .java:1214)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.SchedulerSingleton.privateSubmitModifiableJob(S
    chedulerSingleton.java:12457)
    

Local fix

  • N/A
    

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:  All users of IBM WebSphere Application      *
    *                  Server                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: The batch job fails due to a failure    *
    *                      while writing job logs to a directory   *
    *                      that is already full.                   *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    ****************************************************************
    The batch job fails due to a failure while writing job logs to
    a directory that is already full.
    You may see an error like this in the job scheduler or
    executor:
    unable to refactor the job log file: null
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr._refactor(xJCLMgr.java:230)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr._processModifiedXJCL(xJCLMgr.java
    :771)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.xJCL.xJCLMgr.processModifiableXJCL(xJCLMgr.jav
    a:170)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.SchedulerSingleton.submitJob(SchedulerSingleto
    n.java:1214)
    at
    com.ibm.ws.batch.SchedulerSingleton.privateSubmitModifiableJob(
    SchedulerSingleton.java:12457)
    

Problem conclusion

  • The code error was fixed to switch between job log directories
    before the exception is hit.
    The fix for this APAR is currently targeted for inclusion in
    fix packs 8.5.5.12 and 9.0.0.4.  Please refer to the
    Recommended Updates page for delivery information:
    http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=180&uid=swg27004980
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    PI73632

  • Reported component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Reported component ID

    5724H8800

  • Reported release

    850

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2016-12-12

  • Closed date

    2017-03-07

  • Last modified date

    2017-03-07

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    WEBS APP SERV N

  • Fixed component ID

    5724H8800

Applicable component levels

  • R850 PSY

       UP

  • R900 PSY

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
19 October 2021