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  1. using a storagetek with amanda through acsls and/or tmf

    Hi,

    I would like to use a storagetek library to store my amanda backups. I can only control the machine through acsls or tmf (sgi's tape management facility) and I think the latter would be...
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    Ah ;) yes, I was kinda asuming that had been...

    Ah ;)

    yes, I was kinda asuming that had been the case. After all, if you cannot write how would you restore a file? :)

    Oke, let us know.

    -P
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    Hmm, I must admit I do not do much with cifs....

    Hmm,

    I must admit I do not do much with cifs. There should be a planner file in the logs which reports a few things. Perhaps therein lies the answer.

    -P
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    You can see it says that the full dumps have been...

    You can see it says that the full dumps have been promoted from x days ahead. This usually happens due to the algorythms used by amanda. A variaty of parameters play a part in this as far as I...
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    what does the log say? or at least amreport. -P

    what does the log say? or at least amreport.

    -P
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    Hi, Although amanda can probably do this I...

    Hi,

    Although amanda can probably do this I feel there are better ways. Amanda was designed to backup multiple hosts or DLE's and balance the load across the entire retention span.

    In your case...
  7. Thread: Taper fails

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    An update: It has been a week since the last...

    An update:

    It has been a week since the last error. Admitted that the backup size has not exceeded 1 tape. I guess we do not know what caused this behaviour but for now at least I can sleep at...
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    I am running a cron scheduled amdump and nothing...

    I am running a cron scheduled amdump and nothing else. I could not find the changer file and I do not have one configured so it seems... According to this link:...
  9. Thread: Taper fails

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    Hello All, The problem persits. This weekend...

    Hello All,

    The problem persits. This weekend (consisting of 3 backups) one backup (last night) used more then one tape without problems but then still bailed out after it needed a third.

    From...
  10. Thread: Taper fails

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    Hello all, I have just been looking through...

    Hello all,

    I have just been looking through the logs of last night. The problem is still the same, it fills one tape (flushing data from yesterday as well) and then stops with the error that the...
  11. Thread: Taper fails

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    Files Patched, we'll see the coming night what...

    Files Patched, we'll see the coming night what happens. The (relevant) taper log:


    Thu Nov 10 03:16:21 2011: taper: Amanda::Taper::Scan::traditional stage 1: search for oldest reusable volume...
  12. Thread: Taper fails

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    Taper fails

    Hello again,

    After my last problem, which seems to have solved itself after I added just one empty tape to the pool, this error is starting to show up in the logs:

    taper: FATAL TypeError in...
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    No route to host says the log. Can you ping to...

    No route to host says the log. Can you ping to the machine you are trying to backup?
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    My tapecycle is 99. I had exacly 99 tapes and...

    My tapecycle is 99. I had exacly 99 tapes and since I added a new one I have 100 tapes at this time.

    Since my dumpcycle is 60 days I would expect 99 tapes to be more then sufficient since only...
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    no useable tapes and tapelist.lock

    My amreport says I have no useable tapes. The backups are held in the holding disk. When I check with amcheck I get the same message. If I do a amadmin tape hoewever it tells me:

    The next Amanda...
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    It means that the size of one virtual tape is...

    It means that the size of one virtual tape is 5000 megabytes.
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    Problem running initial backup

    Hi,

    I am running amanda 3.3.0 on gentoo with the ZWC on an XP machine. The machine has several disks with fairly large datasets. I'm running into the problem that amanda cannot make the initial...
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    Having more then 99 tapes

    Hi,

    I'm trying to amlabel a bunch of tapes to no avail.

    The first 9 tapes, 1 through 9 are not accepted. I am pretty sure my regexp is failing but I do not see where.


    -sh-4.1$ for i in...
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    ehm -DOH- :rolleyes: scp knows the option... I...

    ehm -DOH- :rolleyes:

    scp knows the option... I must have been sleeping. Very well I'll have to go the kernel way. thanks.
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    Passing SSH options

    Hi,

    I am making remote backups of a few servers in a dc and I am trying to limit the bandwidth used by amanda since I need to pay for my bw :)

    I know ssh can be used for transport of the data...
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