[Veritas-bu] NDMP path length limitation?

2003-12-19 05:15:48
Subject: [Veritas-bu] NDMP path length limitation?
From: william.d.brown AT gsk DOT com (william.d.brown AT gsk DOT com)
Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2003 10:15:48 +0000
I've no special knowledge of BCVs, but are they writable?   To do an 
incremental NBU will I think want to update the files to mark them as 
abacked up (archive bit or one of the date fields).

William D L Brown

veritas-bu-admin AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu wrote on 18/12/2003 22:57:24:

> Configuration: NBU 4.5, MP3, EMC Celerra, code 5.18.xx latest.
> I am running into as strange problem - if I mount the same filesystem on 
> /export/home/home4 both full and incremental backups run fine, but if I 
> it on /export/home/home4_bcv then full backups runs, but incrementa 
fails with
> status 99.  It seems to be related exclusively to the length of the
> mountpoint/backup path.  Has anyone ran into this before?  Any good 
> suggestions
> aside from shortening the path?  Veritas has not responded so far :-(
> paulg
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