About exclude and include lists on UNIX clients
|Article:HOWTO33488|||||Created: 2010-10-28|||||Updated: 2011-03-10|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO33488|
If a /usr/openv/netbackup/exclude_list file exists on a UNIX client, NetBackup uses the contents of the file as a list of patterns. NetBackup skips the files during automatic full and incremental backups.
The following types of files appear in an exclude list:
Symantec suggests that you always specify automounted directories and CD-ROM file systems in the exclude list. Otherwise, if they are not mounted at the time of a backup, NetBackup must wait for a timeout before proceeding.
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO33488