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IBM Infosphere Datastage dscc command gives Logon Failure error

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Problem(Abstract)

IBM Infosphere Datastage dscc command gives Logon Failure error

Symptom

Running command dscc.exe /h engineservername /u username /p password projectname /j * fails with the error :

Intializing
Logon Failed - EngineServerName\Project


Cause

There is a missing " /d domainname" in Dscc command syntax that causes dscc command to fail

Environment

Windows Client

Diagnosing the problem

Run the command dscc.exe /h engineservername /u username /p password projectname /j * under the path C:\IBM\InformationServer\Clients\Classic

User gets the error :

Intializing
Logon Failed - EngineServerName\Project

Resolving the problem

Add /d domainname to dscc command and run it as

dscc.exe /d domainname /h engineservername /u username /p password projectname /j *

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere DataStage

Software version: 8.5, 8.7

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1611590

Modified date: 2012-12-10