E-PRCS: Process Or Job Throws Error "Process 'Initiated' or 'Processing' but can not detect status of PID" or "Marked Initiated or Processing But No Longer Running"

(Doc ID 616893.1)

Last updated on APRIL 26, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
SPECIFIC TO: All PeopleTools versions
* Reviewed currency on 26th April, 2016**

This is the final article that contains data from archived articles: 651591.1, 641791.1 and 637307.1.



***Checked for relevance on 22-Apr-2013***


Symptoms

A Process or PSJob run through the Process Scheduler throws one of the following errors:

"Process is marked 'Initiated' or 'Processing' but can not detect status of PID.
Updating process instance's status to Error."

"Process #### is marked Initiated or Processing but no longer running".

The affected item then ends in an Error runstatus.

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms