Generating a report results in "the screen report system busy" error in Rational System Architect

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Attempts to generate a report results in "the screen report system is busy at this time, please run the report again later" error in IBM Rational System Architect (SA).


The full error message is as follows:

The screen report system is busy at this time.
Please run the report "NAME" again later.

Note: The "NAME" will be the name of the report you are trying to generate.

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Use the menu "Reports > Report Generator".

  2. Either:

    1. Select a report from the list and optionally, you can press the button Edit to modify an existing report's options.


    2. Press the button "Add" and enter your new report options.

  3. Press the button "Generate".


The error message means SA is currently running a report and something happened to request that another report be run.

Note: This check and error message has been in place since SA version 10.5.

Resolving the problem

You have to wait a while and try to generate the report again.

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11.0, 11.1, 11.2, 11.3, 11.3.1,,,,,, 11.4,,,, 11.4.1,,, 11.4.2,,,,,

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