CA Jobtrac Job Management r11 - How do you setup the Forecast batch job to run daily?

Document ID : KB000050172
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

Procedure to setup the Forecast job to run daily.

Solution:

The following steps will provide information on setting up your Forecast job to run daily:

Note: a requirement is that the Forecast job must run under CA Jobtrac JM's control to use the JMF substitution.

  • CA Jobtrac JM SCL will be needed to schedule this job daily or using the process period of your choice

    *EVENTNM TIME DATE DEPS RELEASE1RELEASE2RELEASE3RELEASE4 PROCESSP OPDCCDE
    FORECAST ASAPS* DAILY 0000

  • JMF variable will need to be defined to JMF as follows:

    OSDDATE:
    TODDATE:
    JDATE=&:OSGYYYY.&:OSDDD

  • The JMF table will need to be loaded by issuing the following command:

    F JOBTRAC,JMFLOD

  • The Forecast job found in the CA Jobtrac JM SAMPJCL library will need the following JMF variable added to the sysin JDATE parameter:

    JDATE=&:JMFDATE