Empty MVS Agent Logfile

Document ID : KB000090169
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Empty MVS Agent Logfile
Resolution:
Detailed Description and Symptoms

When starting the MVS Agent there is only the .ini file written into the log and looks similar to:

 

20120202/125646.058 - --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
20120202/125646.061 - (GLOBAL)
20120202/125646.061 - system=automicV9
20120202/125646.061 - name=automicV901
20120202/125646.061 -
20120202/125646.061 - language=(E,D)
20120202/125646.061 - logging='SYSM.automicV9.WORK.automicV901Z.LOG##'
20120202/125646.062 - logcount=10
20120202/125646.062 - ; logPurgeClass=A
20120202/125646.062 - helplib='SYSM.automic.MSL.V900'
20120202/125646.062 - helpcache=ALL
20120202/125646.062 - licence_class=9
20120202/125646.062 -
20120202/125646.062 - completeJobout=1
20120202/125646.062 - askRACF=7
20120202/125646.062 - jobPurge=0
20120202/125646.062 - ; getMsgClass=A
20120202/125646.062 - ; routeMsgClass=Y
20120202/125646.062 - ; relMsgClass=0
20120202/125646.062 - jes=JES2
20120202/125646.062 - ; jobACF2=0
20120202/125646.062 - jobCancel=$C &02
20120202/125646.062 -
20120202/125646.062 - ; userid_type=EXCL
20120202/125646.062 - ; jobAccount=1
20120202/125646.062 - ; jobOutputAllocation=(1,1)
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - ; vanishedRetry=0
20120202/125646.063 - ; waitSpoolRetry=6
20120202/125646.063 - ; waitSpoolReady=50
20120202/125646.063 - waitOnJobEnd=0
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - ; ignoreEmptyJCL=1
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - ; ft_temp_file=yes
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - ; eventCheckIntervall=3600
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - (JCL-EXIT)
20120202/125646.063 - ; name=automicJCLE
20120202/125646.063 - ; maxJCLRecords=1000
20120202/125646.063 -
20120202/125646.063 - (USERID)
20120202/125646.064 - ; IBMUSER=NO_START
20120202/125646.064 -
20120202/125646.064 - (Variables)
20120202/125646.064 - UC_HOST_CODE=IBM_3270_INTERNATIONAL
20120202/125646.064 - UC_HOST_JCL_VAR=MVS
20120202/125646.064 - UC_EX_PATH_BIN=SYSM.automic.LOADLIB.V900
20120202/125646.064 - UC_EX_PATH_TEMP=SYSM.automicV9.automicV901Z.TEMP.
20120202/125646.064 - UC_EX_PATH_JOBREPORT=SYSM.automicV9.automicV901Z.TEMP.
20120202/125646.064 - UC_EX_JOB_MD=automicSTART
20120202/125646.064 -
20120202/125646.064 - (TRACE)
20120202/125646.064 - file='SYSM.automicV9.WORK.automicV901Z.TRC##'
20120202/125646.064 - trccount=5
20120202/125646.064 -
20120202/125646.064 - tcp/ip=0
20120202/125646.065 - filetransfer=0
20120202/125646.065 - status=0
20120202/125646.065 - joboutput=0
20120202/125646.065 - event=0
20120202/125646.065 -
20120202/125646.065 - ; trcmode=1
20120202/125646.065 -
20120202/125646.065 - (TCP/IP)
20120202/125646.065 - cp=192.168.5.41:2917
20120202/125646.065 - port=2900
20120202/125646.065 - ; try all n seconds to connect to server
20120202/125646.065 - connect=120
20120202/125646.065 - report=15
20120202/125646.065 -
20120202/125646.065 - ; connWait=20
20120202/125646.065 - ; bindADDR=
20120202/125646.065 - ; bindLocal=0
20120202/125646.065 - ; asyncConnect=0
20120202/125646.065 - ; chiffre=1
20120202/125646.065 -
20120202/125646.066 - (HOSTS)
20120202/125646.066 - automicV801=192.168.5.11
20120202/125646.066 - ; Overwrite IP destination in case of IP NATing problems
20120202/125646.066 - ; (e.g. firewalls)
20120202/125646.066 - ; <automic-name>=<dns-name> or
20120202/125646.066 - ; <automic-name>=<ip-addr>
20120202/125646.066 -
20120202/125646.066 - (AUTHORIZATION)
20120202/125646.066 - ;KEYSTORE=automic.AUTH.KEYSTORE
20120202/125646.066 - KEYSTORE=SYSM.automicV901.AUTH.KEYSTORE.IDU9LOC
20120202/125646.066 - ;InitialPackage=automic.AUTH.INITPKG
20120202/125646.066 -
20120202/125646.067 - (CP_LIST)
20120202/125646.067 - 2918=192.168.5.41
20120202/125646.067 - 2917=192.168.5.41
20120202/125646.067 - --------------------------------------------------------------------------------?


Investigation

S# 190210 (german ticket)

Here no job could be started on the MVS Agent which was a sideeffect of the misconfiguration.?


Solution

Ensure that the helplib='SYSM.automic.MSL.V900' path is correct and the file is accessable.
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