Backup exec 12.5 job starts days later
Posted on 2009-05-05
I have several daily jobs scheduled to start from 9pm but not later than 02:00am the next day. There is one job per server (4 in total). What I noticed is that if the customer forgets to change the tape one day the whole schedule is messed up. The first job queued for wednesday evening will not start due to the lack of tape, but instead of failing it will start the next day with the new tape. All other wednesday jobs then fail while out of start time. The first thursday job will ofcourse only start on friday with all other jobs failing. Very dangerous, as I noticed this days later.
Anyone any sugestions on this?