Locating the XCOMBG job log for XCOM

Document ID : KB000115342
Last Modified Date : 25/09/2018
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CA Support may ask to see the XCOMBG log for XCOM.
as/400, iSeries, IBM i
How to find the output of the XCOMBG job.  XCOMBG must be stopped to do this.
  • Type dspmsg qsysopr
  • Find messages like these
Job 791593/XCOM/XCOMBG was ended by user TEMPSEC8.
Job 791593/XCOM/XCOMBG is ending immediately. 
Make a note of these values
  • Type wrkjob, f4, and put the jobnum, name,user  (from the messages above)
  • select 4 Work with Spooled files
  • tab next to the job and select 5 to display output
What you are displaying is what we need to see – the whole job.

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For more information about the XCOMBG, please see our online documentation at:
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