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timeout of a scheduled backup job needed

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#1 Marcus Burkhardt

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 05:47 AM

Currently, a scheduled backup jobs will start at the scheduled time and will wait until a tape is inserted in the drive. Sometimes - when the responsible guy is on a business trip, other people forget to insert a tape.

 

I would need a timeout  that will cause the scheduled job to be terminated with an error message if no tape is inserted within a configured timeout time after the scheduled time. E.g. if you have a job scheduled for 11 pm and a timeout of 4h, the job should get canceled at 3 am.

 

Any chance to get this?

 

Thanks

 



#2 Matt Orme

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Posted 10 March 2014 - 09:44 AM

Hello Marcus,

 

Yes, there is an open feature request for this ability.  I will add you to that feature request.