[ic] Strange behavior with JOBS/CRON and --use_global

Stefan Hornburg racke at linuxia.de
Tue Oct 17 14:34:16 EDT 2006

Marty Tennison wrote:
> IC: 5.4.1
> OS: Fedora Core 4 (selinux off)
> DB: 4.1.19
> Either I am doing some very wrong or there is something fishy going on 
> with jobs when using the --use_global command line option.
> Here are the gory details.  Jobs/Cron is working perfectly when I place 
> a file under the catalog directly.  When I move the file to the 
> 'base_directory' and try to access the file using the --use_global 
> command line option I get nothing.

Inventing new command line options isn't very useful in general.

> Here is my setup.
> Catalogs are installed in /var/lib/interchange/{catalog_name}
> Interchange is installed in /usr/lib/interchange (originally an rpm 
> install)
> I've created identical file structures for the catalog and for the 
> interchange server. ie...
> /var/lib/interchange/standard/etc/jobs/test/test_me.job
> /usr/lib/interchange/etc/jobs/test/test_me.job
> In catalog.cfg I have:
>   Jobs base_directory etc/jobs
>   Jobs log logs/jobs.log

Add that here:

Jobs use_global 1


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