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Hana xsengine job failed

I have defined following job on http://hana-host:8000/sap/hana/ide/editor/


   "description": "Background job test",

   "action": "/user/backgroundjob::jobname.xsjob",

   "schedules": [


         "description": "Background job test",

         "xscron": "* * * * * */5 10"




however when trying to activate , following error shows. I tried several cron schedules but all the same error

[10:46:53] File /user/backgroundjob/jobname.xsjob saved successfully.

[10:46:53] Error while activating /user/backgroundjob/jobname.xsjob:

[user.backgroundjob:jobname.xsjob] Parsing job action failed.


Former Member
Former Member replied

Hello Mike,

Please check following sap discussion on similar issue.

XSJOB won't activate, invalid file content

The above highlighted command, Please verify.



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