Re: [ADSM-L] Windows and symbolic links
How about trying a test with an opt file targeted on just that UNC name?
Or try (maybe you already have) try mapping a drive to that share directly
rather than as a symbolic link on the drive.
George Huebschman (George H.)
From: Bill Boyer <bjdboyer AT COMCAST DOT NET>
To: ADSM-L AT VM.MARIST DOT EDU,
Date: 08/14/2015 10:09 AM
Subject: [ADSM-L] Windows and symbolic links
Sent by: "ADSM: Dist Stor Manager" <ADSM-L AT VM.MARIST DOT EDU>
Windows 2012R2 server
TSM 18.104.22.168 client
The customer has a drive with a symbolic link off to a UNC share path.
the backup runs it backs up the drive, but does not follow the symbolic
and backup the UNC share. Which is what we really want to accomplish. The
FOLLOWSYMBOLIC=YES is ignored in the DSM.OPT file. I know it says *NIX
but I was hoping.
Anybody know of a way to get TSM to follow that symbolic link on the
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