Transaction Monitor

The Transaction Monitor page allows you to specify the settings relating to the starting and stopping of the LANSA Web jobs by the Transaction Monitor.

Transaction Monitor

Check Interval (minutes)

The Transaction Monitor monitors all the LANSA jobs started by LANSA Web. It is responsible for terminating any jobs that have not been active after a defined period. There is only one instance of the Transaction Monitor for a given host.

Most of the time, the Transaction Monitor is dormant. It will be activated at predefined periods to perform its tasks. Use this option to define this time period. For example, if you define this time as 5 minutes, the Transaction Monitor will be activated every 5 minutes to perform its tasks.

The default value is 1 minute.

Job Priority (IBM i only)

Configure the job priority of the Transaction Monitor and reset the Transaction Monitor for this value to be in effect.

The default value is 20.

Job Queues

Transaction Monitor (IBM i only)

Enter the job queue for jobs to be submitted to run the Transaction Monitor.

The Transaction Monitor is identified as LWEB_MON.

This setting is disabled if you are connected to a host type Other.

The setting will not be reset to default.

Web Jobs (IBM i only)

Enter the job queue to submit the LANSA Web jobs.

The LANSA Web jobs are named as LWEB_JOB.

This setting is disabled if you are connected to a host type Other.

The setting will not be reset to default.

Web Job Management

Ready to Use - Minimum and Maximum

Enable this feature to use Ready to Use Web Jobs. Enter the Minimum and Maximum number of Ready to Use Web Jobs.

Disable this feature with caution as the result might be more Ready to Use Web Jobs than desired. In effect there will be no upper limit on how many Ready to Use Web Jobs are available for the system.

The default is Enabled and default values for Minimum is set to 2 and Maximum is set to 2.

Initial Prestart:

Only applicable with a Data/Application Server running LANSA Version 13 SP2 EPC132900 or later.

Enable this feature to use Initial Prestart. Enter the number of web jobs to prestart, so the system can handle requests faster.

The default is Disabled.

Usage Count

Enter the number of times a Web Job can be used in the range 1-999.

The default value is 500. (IBM i and Linux)

The default value is 1. (Windows)

Minimum Web Job Id and Maximum Web Job Id (Windows and Linux host only)

Only applicable with a Data/Application Server running LANSA Version 11 SP5 or later.

Enter the Minimum and Maximum Web Job Id. The values can be in the range 1 - 999999.

The default value for Minimum is 1 and the default value for Maximum is 999999.