Run the Lexicon Job Manually

Alation Cloud Service Applies to Alation Cloud Service instances of Alation

Customer Managed Applies to customer-managed instances of Alation

To manually run Lexicon,

  1. On the Lexicon page, click the Settings link to open the Lexicon settings:


2020.4 UI

  1. Click Run Lexicon Now. The Lexicon job will be queued and run:


You can see the job details in the Lexicon Job Status table:

  • Started time the job was triggered.

  • Status current status.

  • Runtime total time taken to complete the job.

  • Errors indicates if there were any errors during runtime.

  • Status Message a more detailed message explaining the job status.

  • Details View Details link to display the job description in a pop-up.

Viewing the Lexicon Job Details

Click the View Details link in the Details column to open the job description.