Informatica power center jobs not starting after agent ends in ended_lost status

Document ID : KB000089984
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Informatica power center jobs not starting after agent ends in ended_lost status
Resolution:

Symptoms

 

.) Informatica power center jobs not starting after agent ended in ended_lost status.

.) Jobs remain stuck in status "Active".

 


 

Cause

.) The Automation Engine was from Servicepack 8 and the Ra-Core from Servicepack 3

    These components are not compatible therefore the Server was not able to receive status messages from the agent anymore.

 


 

Resolution

The following Steps solved the Problem:

1) End the Agent
2) Remove all restart files from the BIN Folder
3) Manually End all Active Informatica Jobs running on this Agent.
4) Upgrade the RA Core to a compatible version
5) Erace all files from the Temp folder of the Agent
6) Start the Agent.