Re: Window's XP machine locks up during backup due to Virus Scan?
From: David Browne [mailto:dbrowne AT HUMANA DOT COM]
I have a user that has noticed that when his TSM backup starts his machine
locks up until the backup is complete due to Virus scan Access-scan, which
apparently goes whenever files are accessed.
He has a Window's XP machine with VirusScan Enterprise 7.1. He has TSM
184.108.40.206 client code.
Does anyone know of an issue with TSM 5.1.6 and VirusScan?
Virus scanners are infamous for interfering with legitimate file access (such
Your best bet is to turn the virus scanner off during the duration of the
backup. This can be done by scripting the backup process, or by establishing
preschedcmd and postschedcmd parameters for the backup.
Mark Stapleton (stapleton AT berbee DOT com)