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command to get the backup status from the windows clients

Created: 01 Feb 2014 • Updated: 13 Apr 2014 | 3 comments
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Greetings ,

i just want to know the process to get the recent backup status of the windows clients with out login into the media servers !! is there any way to get the status of the backup job from windows client if self ? if yes plesae help me to get the commands or any other stuff !!!!

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mph999's picture

No information is held on the clients.

bpdbjobs command is probably the best way, run from the master, or one of the medias.

Regards,  Martin
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Yogesh.Jadhav's picture

No Commands for windows client as stated by Martin, but the easiest way is to use the NetBackup client GUI (Both File system and SQL Backups)

Thanks & Regards

Yogesh Jadhav
RamNagalla's picture

if you dont want to login to login in to the server and need to know the backup status.. set the backup notification

1) you can set the email notifications in the host properties to get the notifications

see the below tech note for notifications

make sure blat is setup on your windows master server..with the help of below T/N


2)use Opscenter to send the backup status notification


3) use script to send the backup status form bpdbjobs output