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We run Veritas Netbackup Proffesional and unfortuantley it has started failing its maintainence routine. To fix this Veritas sent me a .sql file that I have to run manually usint their Interactive SQL interface. The problem is that this is a user intensive task and really needs to be run every day, so is really starting to grind.
Is there some way I can script the tast into a batch file that I can then run at scheduled times?? I have tried and got as far as the following, but this doesnt seem to work:

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dbisqlc.exe" -c uid=dba;pwd=sql;dbf="C:\Program Files\VERITAS NetBackup Professional\Data\Catalog\NBP.db" "C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Desktop\GroomError-DiffChainCut_262513\GroomError-DiffChainCut.sql"
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Can anyone help??
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yoav_aviram earned 390 total points
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If you can provide a little more information, such as what database you are working
with and on what platform, i might be able to help you more.

I suggest you try:

dbisqlc.exe [Arguments] < [SQL File]

-- The important part here is the "<" charecter.
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Sybase Adaptive Server Anywhere version 8.0.2.4272 running on Windows Server 2003.
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