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Monday, 13 June 2011

How to find out long running jobs in SAP ?

This article answers the following queries ?

  • How to find out long running jobs in SAP ?
  • How to find out executing server, job class, periodicity or frequency of a background job ?
  • How to find out release or start details of a background job ?
  • How to find out program name or command being executed in a background job ?
  • How to find out workprocess number that is executing the background job?

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How to find out long running jobs in SAP ?























Goto SM37 transaction and select the active job status between any 2 given date/time and list them. In the output, sort the jobs based on duration column in descending order and identify the jobs that are running for longer duration 


All other questions can be answered from the below :


Goto transaction SM37 and list the jobs based on status and time interval.





Select any job for which you want to figure out the details. Double click on the job,  which pops up "display job screen". In that screen, click on job details tab to view

  • Job name
  • Job class (i.e A, B and C)
  • Status of the job
  • Exec. Target (server/instance on which job is being run currently)
  • Job frequency (hourly, monthly , weekly etc)
  • Workprocess that is executing the job
  • Client on which job is running
  • Release time of the job
  • Schedule start of the job

  








24 comments:

  1. brother nice blog.This is good for every one.plz provide intview related concepts.

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  2. great .. thank you for this advice

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  3. chala helpful ga vundi

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  4. QUESTION: JOB HAS FINISHED IT'S TASK ,BUT IT IS SHOWING ACTIVE STATUS ,AT THAT TIME WHAT WE NEED TO DO?YOU ARE NOT AUTHORIZED TO DELETE THE JOB.

    PRASAD ANSWER THIS PLZ...

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    1. Select all the jobs and do the check status,it will clear that job.

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    2. If a job has completed its task and still is in active status, please select that job from sm37 and perform checkstatus for that job. It will change the status of the job.

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  5. tq..really help me a lot as a beginner.

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  6. It's very useful for freshers...:)

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  7. thanks for the answers

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  8. beginner...but just guessed it right though... SM37 :P

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  9. Good Job Done!!

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  10. Fantastic....
    Syed

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  11. Good.....

    Narendran

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  12. i need basis fresher resume samples. Can any body post it

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  13. Thanks for sharing this ideas, I will surely need this because I am applying for a job in a Australian employment. I hope that I can pass their interview.

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