E-AE: Application Engine Crash with State Record Not Defined Error (Doc ID 1316572.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.50 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
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Trying to run Application Engine on the Batch Server, and it ends with the following error: 

AET file shows the following:

Record ZG_APP_AET not defined (108,505)
1341: 1301685557: PSPAL::Abort: Unexpected signal received
1341: 1301685557: PSPAL::Abort: Location: /vob/peopletools/src/pspal/exception_sigaction.cpp:492: RecoverableSignalHandler
1341: 1301685557: PSPAL::Abort: Generating process state report to /cdas/cdasqa/scripts/LOGS/psae.1341/process_state.txt
1341: 1301685557: PSPAL::Abort: Terminating process now.

Process_state.txt shows the following:
Thread 1 (Thread 0x2ae10c1ea660 (LWP 1341)):
#0 0x000000361d4cc5a3 in __select_nocancel () from /lib64/libc.so.6
#1 0x00002ae100c36047 in PSPAL::DumpProcessState::CallDebugger () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpspal64.so
#2 0x00002ae100c36324 in PSPAL::DumpProcessState::GenerateAbortDiagnostics () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpspal64.so
#3 0x00002ae100c2a9eb in PSPAL::Abort () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpspal64.so
#4 0x00002ae100c302e1 in PSPAL::SigactionSignalHandler::RecoverableSignalHandler () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpspal64.so
#5 0x00002ae100c30bb5 in PSPAL::SigactionSignalHandler::SignalHandler () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpspal64.so
#6 <signal handler called>
#7 0x000000361d4758bb in free () from /lib64/libc.so.6
#8 0x00002ae10968bea5 in CAeStateRec::~CAeStateRec () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#9 0x00002ae10968c552 in CAeStateRec::CAeStateRec () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#10 0x00002ae1096a98aa in AeStatGetStateRecordDefns () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#11 0x00002ae1096927f3 in InitApplication () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#12 0x00002ae109692f09 in AeDefnGetApplication () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#13 0x00002ae10969f266 in CommonMain () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#14 0x00002ae1096a06b3 in AeMainFromCommandLine () from /cdas/cdasqa/tools/bin/libpsappeng.so
#15 0x0000000000407391 in main ()

By following these steps the issue can be reproduced:

1. Create a Application engine program which refers to a State record, and migrate AE to other environment without migrating the State record.
2. Run this program on the Batch Server.


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