September 29, 2012 Failed to invoke GenRuntime using phantom process helper When When compiling a job Causes and resolutions A) Server’s /tmp space was full Clean up space in /tmp B) Jobs status incorrect. DataStage Director->Job->Clear Status File C) Format problem with projects uvodbc.config file Confirm uvodbc.config has the following entry/format:[ODBC DATA SOURCES] DBMSTYPE = UNIVERSEnetwork = TCP/IPservice = uvserverhost = 127.0.0.1 D) Corrupted DS_STAGETYPES file Connect to the DataStage server,change directory to DSEngine, source dsenv ( . ./dsenv)$ bin/uvsh>LOGTO projectname (case sensitive)Set a file pointer RTEMP to the template DS_STAGETYPES file>SETFILE /Template/DS_STAGETYPES RTEMPCheck that all of the entries in the template DS_STAGETYPES file are present in the project’s DS_STAGETYPES file>SELECT RTEMP* this will return a count of records found in the template DS_STAGETYPES file>COUNT DS_STAGETYPES* this will return a count of records found in the project’s DS_STAGETYPES file* These numbers should be the sameIf the numbers differ and some records are missing from the project’s DS_STAGETYPES file>COPY FROM RTEMP TO DS_STAGETYPES ALL OVERWRITINGexit Universe shell>Q E) Internal locks Connect to the DataStage server,change directory to DSEngine, source dsenv ( . ./dsenv)Change directory to the projects directory that has the job generating the error.Execute the following replacing with the actual job name.$ $DSHOME/bin/uvsh “DS.PLADMIN.CMD NOPROMPT CLEAR LOCKS “ Still unresolved? try the following: Turn on server side tracing, attempt to compile the problem job, turn off server side tracing, and gather the tracing information. Turn on server side by connecting to the server with the DataStage Administrator client. High light the project which has the problem job. Click on the Properties button. In the Properties window, click the Tracing tab Click on the Enabled check box Click the OK button With a new DataStage Designer connection, attempt to compile the job. With the DataStage Administrator client, go back into the projects properties Select the Tracing tab Uncheck the Enabled check box For each DSRTRACE entry do the following:a) High light the entry and click Viewb) High light the contents of the display and click on Copyc) Paste the copied information into Notepad Open a PMR with support and supply the Notepad information.