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E-QR: Scheduled Query Left A Huge Tmp File 1.5TB (Doc ID 2647985.1)

Last updated on MARCH 12, 2020

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.57 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to modify an existing query report, then schedule it, large *.xlsx.tmp files were created.

Disk space alerts were shown and observed that a batch process had generated a 1.5TB tmp file and there was at close to 100% disk space usage.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to PIA
2. Navigate to Reporting Tools > Query > Query Schedule
3. Schedule the query




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