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Problem using % in OS Command Job (Doc ID 2595818.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2019

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When creating an OS Command Job, it fails with error:

The following property is incorrectly specified: %a' 2>&1

The full command is:

.../<custom_script> > /crons/logs/update.'/usr/bin/date +\%a' 2>&1


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