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Understanding test runs

Created: 24 Feb 2014 • Updated: 24 Feb 2014 | 2 comments
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What does it mean under Media Check?

[Everything above was Success]

Media Capacity Check
Device                   : Backup-to-Disk Folder [server]
Capacity check status    : Success
Miscellaneous            : 
Media Check
Online media check   : Insufficient online or nearline media is available to start job.
Overwrite media check: There is no media online or nearline that can be overwritten or the job has been marked append/terminate.
Media check status   : Failed

Backup job name : Full (GPS)
Test run status : Fail
Media protection: Overwrite
Target device : [server]
Target media : Keep Data for 2 Weeks
Total byte count: 1,813,575,838,604

Operating Systems:

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CraigV's picture

Hi Nathan,

The test run below has all the details you need on the Test Run:


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pkh's picture

The error message is normal because the test run does not actually do the backup