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MS SQL backup of system databases (Master, Model..etc) create temp folder

Created: 17 Feb 2013 | 3 comments

Hi,

I ma trying to backup( Full backup to D2D) Ms SQL 2005 complete databses, includeding Master, Model and MSDB using symantec Exec 2012 , the job completes but it also create a temperory folder of the same size of the database, whihch consume the space in the storage drive . this happens only when i include the master Model and MSDB databases . how to get rid of this ? .

Another issue with Backup Exec 12 is dosent show the exact capacity of tape drive . I ma using LTO 5 tape and its only showing 1.49 TB instead of 3 TB. i have neabled hardware compression both in the tape device and in the job crated . is this a bug with exec 2012?.

Thanking you ,

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Backup_Exec's picture

Hi

Please check below thread have answered your query

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/sql...

Thanks

Sameer

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CraigV's picture

...you responded to the post below 4 minutes after this one...EXACTLY the same post???

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/sql-backup-master-modelmsdb-system-db-create-temp-folder

Alternative ways to access Backup Exec Technical Support:

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