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by gglau
26 Nov 2014 4:10
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Scheduling job
Replies: 6
Views: 5703

Re: Scheduling job

Schedule it exactly as what you have said.
In fact it is the first monday of the month, and then 1 day back
Set the job to run at 6am on first Monday of each month. Add confirmation calendar to shift one previous day.
by gglau
23 Sep 2014 1:30
Forum: Control-M Enterprise Manager
Topic: Filtering Hierarchy levels in Self-Service 7.0
Replies: 3
Views: 4762

Re: Filtering Hierarchy levels in Self-Service 7.0

The same set of EM authorizations applies whether user comes in through EMGUI or Self Service web page. It is not necessary to disable update in Self Service. If a user is not permitted to update, user cannot save the changes. On the other hand, you can disable Update option in Self Service by setti...
by gglau
25 Jul 2014 3:56
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: How to pass Unix hostname to ctm variable
Replies: 2
Views: 2474

%%NODEID is the system variable holding the hostname where job is submitted. Note that this is valid only after job has been submitted.

If you need hostname for job script, shell command "hostname" or shell variable $HOSTNAME or %COMPUTERNAME% are always available.
by gglau
23 Jul 2014 4:44
Forum: Control-M Server
Topic: Control-M 7 installation on linux
Replies: 3
Views: 4261

Version 7 check_req.sh works on my Oracle Linux 6.4 so it should work on 6.3. Check was performed on [lnxlnxlnx]: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.4 (Santiago), kernel release 2.6.32-358.el6.x86_64 64 bit computer. You can install Control-M product components version 7.0.00 with PostgreSQL....
by gglau
21 Mar 2014 12:50
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Extract Command line
Replies: 4
Views: 2077

Define a local variable to hold job command.

In command box enter the variable.

Notification can use the variable to send job command in email body.
by gglau
21 Mar 2014 12:47
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: How can we detect the EOM in CTM
Replies: 3
Views: 2218

Order successor job on last day of the month but delay its execution to next day. For example: Predecessor job starts at 10pm and finishes at 11pm. Job is ordered everyday to provide OUT cond daily. Successor jobs starts at 10am, to be defined start until 11am, MAXWAIT 2 and ordered on EOM. When IN ...
by gglau
24 Jan 2014 11:02
Forum: SQL Scripts
Topic: Keep job active after success run
Replies: 8
Views: 6270

Put the job on hold!
by gglau
01 Oct 2013 4:18
Forum: VisualJob for Control-M / TWS / UC4
Topic: Job flow diagram export
Replies: 7
Views: 8621

PrimoPDF
by gglau
26 Sep 2013 4:17
Forum: Control-M Agents
Topic: Getting Agent Version
Replies: 3
Views: 3711

This is the best choice and version and platform independent. Even BMC scripts read this file to determine version and fixpack.
by gglau
12 Sep 2013 6:54
Forum: Control-M Server
Topic: Control-M server migration from win 2003 to win 2008 R2
Replies: 2
Views: 4419

Migration is called Upgrade in version 8. There is an upgrade guide in the documentation set.
by gglau
11 Sep 2013 4:24
Forum: Control-M Server
Topic: Table Name for Table details
Replies: 3
Views: 3938

When the display is in table format, you can export the table to Excel or CSV. Simply go to Table Manager to export the list, and manipulate data within Excel.
by gglau
11 Sep 2013 4:20
Forum: Control-M Agents
Topic: Higher version of agent to Controlm
Replies: 2
Views: 3440

The highest protocol number at Server is 08. Agent should be set to 08 or below.

Technically, version of agent should be lower than that of EM/CTM. Use at you own risk setting agent protocol lower than its default.
by gglau
11 Sep 2013 4:11
Forum: VisualJob for Control-M / TWS / UC4
Topic: Job flow diagram export
Replies: 7
Views: 8621

You can print flow diagram as appearing on screen. There are many freeware programs to print to PDF.
by gglau
23 Jul 2013 12:02
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: Hosts availability
Replies: 4
Views: 2609

A classic example on CTM post processing.

Run the command (directly or as a job) to observe its RC and output of various situations, in your case host reachable, unreachable and unresolvable. Then you can decide the unique value for a certain situation.
by gglau
22 Jul 2013 11:49
Forum: Job Definition
Topic: 2 Groups of Jobs that cannot run at the same time
Replies: 3
Views: 1730

Starting from some FP (I forgot 2 or 3) of V7, Smart Table can use Control Resource to maintain exclusive lock. Put each group of jobs into a Smart Table, and both Smart Table to use the same CR.