Siebel include removes initial back slashes

Document ID : KB000084816
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
Error Message :
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The include PCK.AUTOMIC_FILESYSTEM.PUB.INCLUDE.NORMALIZE_PATH will remove initial backslashes from commands. This can turn into job failure. 

Investigation

An example is:

\\host_name\share_name

Results

Actual:  Would be normalized incorrectly to:

host_name\share_name


Expected:  Should remain as:

\\host_name\share_name

Environment:
OS Version: N/A
Cause:
Cause type:
Other
Root Cause: Initial back slashes from a path name removed.
Resolution:
Do not reference by share paths, instead start with drive letters (c:\).

Fix Status: No Fix

Additional Information:
Workaround :
N/A