DOCUMENTATION: In NetBackup 6.x and 7.x, what does the output of "bpdbjobs -most_columns" mean?

Article:TECH65123  |  Created: 2008-01-13  |  Updated: 2012-06-14  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH65123
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DOCUMENTATION: In NetBackup 6.x and 7.x, what does the output of "bpdbjobs -most_columns" mean?


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Manuals:
NetBackup 6.0 Commands Guide for UNIX and Linux (pages 84-90)
NetBackup 6.0 Commands Guide for Windows (pages 80-86)
NetBackup 6.5 Commands Guide for UNIX and Linux (pages 88-95)
NetBackup 6.5 Commands Guide for Windows (pages 83-90)
Symantec NetBackup 7.0 Commands Guide (pages 96-103)
Symantec NetBackup 7.5 Commands Reference Guide (pages 110-118)

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The following list describes the fields included in the output of a bpdbjobs -most_columns command.

1 jobid
2 jobtype
3 state
4 status
5 class
6 schedule
7 client
8 server
9 started
10 elapsed
11 ended
12 stunit
13 try
14 operation
15 kbytes
16 files
17 pathlastwritten
18 percent
19 jobpid
20 owner
21 subtype
22 classtype
23 schedule_type
24 priority
25 group
26 masterserver
27 retentionunits
28 retentionperiod
29 compression
30 kbyteslastwritten
31 fileslastwritten
32 trystatus
33 trystatusdescription
34 parentjob
35 kbpersec
36 copy
37 robot
38 vault
39 profile
40 session
41 ejecttapes
42 srcstunit
43 srcserver
44 srcmedia
45 dstmedia
46 stream
47 suspendable
48 resumable
49 restartable
50 datamovement
51 snapshot
52 backupid
53 killable
54 controllinghost

For some fields, numerical values are given:

field 2 (jobtype)
Num Job Type Release Description
0 Backup 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a backup.
1 Archive 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is an archive.
2 Restore 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a restore.
3 Verify 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a verify.
4 Duplicate 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a duplication.
5 Import 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a phase 1 or phase 2 import.
6 Catalog Backup 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a catalog backup.
7 Vault 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is a vault duplication.
8 Label 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is labeling a tape.
9 Erase 5.x / 6.0 Indicates the job is erasing a tape.
10 Tape Request 6.0 Indicates a tape request has been issue from the GUI or by using the tpreq command.
11 Cleaning 6.0 Indicates the job is cleaning a tape drive.
12 Tape Formatting 6.0 Indicates the job is to format a tape.
13 Physical Inventory 6.0 Indicates the job is a physical inventory of a robotic library.
14 Qualification 6.0 Indicates the job is a qualification test of a drive or robotic library.
15 DB Recovery   Catalog recovery
16 Media Contents   Media Contents
17 Image Delete 6.5 Image catalog Cleanup job.
18 LiveUpdate   LiveUpdate

field 3 (state)
Num Job State Description
0 Queued Indicates the job is queued and is awaiting resources.
1 Active Indicates the job is active.
2 Re-Queued Indicates the job was active and is now re-queued and is awaiting resources.
3 Done Indicates the job is done.
4 Suspended Indicates the job has been suspended.
5 Incomplete Indicates the job did not complete.

field 5 (policy)
The policy that this job is associated with.

field 6 (schedule)
The schedule that this job is associated with.

field 14 (operation)
Num Operation Description
0 Mounting Indicates a tape is currently being mounted
1 Positioning Indicates a tape is currently being positioned
2 Connecting Indicates NetBackup is connecting to a media server
3 Writing Indicates a tape is currently being written to
4 Choosing Images  
5 Duplicating Images  
6 Choosing Media  
7 Catalog Backup  
8 Eject and Report  
9   This option is not used.
10 Reading Indicates a tape is currently being read from
11 Duplicate Indicates a duplication is being performed
12 Import Indicates an import is being performed
13 Verify Indicates a verify is being performed
14 Restore Indicates a restore is being performed
15 Catalog-Backup  
16 Vault Indicates a Vault operation is being performed
17 Label Indicates a tape is being labeled
18 Erase Indicates a tape is being erased

field 21 (subtype: submittal type)
Num Sub-Type Description
0 Immediate Indicates and immediate manual backup has been performed.
1 Scheduled Indicates a schedule backup has been performed.
2 UserDirected Indicates a user directed backup or archive has been performed.
3 Quick Erase Indicates a quick erase of a tape is being performed.
4 Long Erase Indicates a long erase of a tape is being performed

field 22 (class_type)
Num Policy Type Description
0 Standard Use for Unix, Linux and OSX clients
1 Proxy NetBackup internal setting
2 Non-Standard NetBackup internal setting
3 Apollo-wbak NetBackup DataCenter only
4 Oracle  
5 Any  
6 Informix-On-BAR  
7 Sybase  
8 MS-Sharepoint NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
9 MS-Windows Not active, use MS-Windows-NT (13) for Windows 2000/NT/XP/2003 clients.
10 Netware  
11 DataTools-SQL-Backtrack  
12 Auspex-Fastbackup  
13 Windows-NT Use for Windows clients
14 OS2  
15 MS-SQL-Server  
16 MS-Exchange-Server  
17 SAP NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
18 DB2 NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
19 NDMP  
20 FlashBackup NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
21 Split-Mirror NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
22 AFS NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
23 DFS Not an active policy type.
24 DataStore  
25 Lotus-Notes  
26 NCR-Teradata No longer supported, contact NCR to see if they provide an extension.
27 OpenVMS  
28 MPE/iX  
29 FlashBackup-Windows NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
30 Vault  
31 BE-MS-SQL-Server  
32 BE-MS-Exchange-Server  
33 Macintosh Not active, use Standard (0) for Macintosh OSX clients.
34 Disk Staging NetBackup Server /Enterprise Server only
35 NBU-Catalog NetBackup 6.0 only
36 Generic New in NetBackup 7.5
37 CMS_DB New in NetBackup 7.5
38 PureDisk_Export New in NetBackup 7.5
39 Enterprise_Vault New in NetBackup 7.5
40 VMware New in NetBackup 7.5
41 HyperV New in NetBackup 7.5

field 23 (schedule_type)
Num Schedule Type Description
0 Full Indicates a Full backup schedule.
1 Incr Indicates a Differential Incremental schedule.
2 UserBackup Indicates a User-directed backup schedule.
3 UserArchive Indicates a User-directive archive schedule.
4 Cumulative-Incr Indicates a Cumulative Incremental schedule

field 24 (priority)
The priority that is assigned to this job, as configured in the policy attributes.

field 50 (datamovement)
Num Data Movement type Description
0 Standard  
1 IR Disk Only  
2 IR Disk And Storage Unit  
3 Synthetic  
4 Disk Staging  


 




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