OakfordOBM - Command Line Tool
Click on the [Command Line Tool] tab to configure a Pre-Backup or Post-Backup command.
Command to execute batch file to stop and start an application before and after a backup job, or other command to shutdown the computer when a backup job is complete can be configured.
|Add||Click to add new pre or post backup command|
|Remove||Click to remove existing pre or post backup command.|
|Name||Input box to enter name of a pre or post backup command.|
|Working Directory||Directory which the pre or post backup command will run at.|
|Command||Input box to enter pre or post backup command to be run.
Native command or command to execute a batch, command or VBScript file can be configured:
shutdown -s -t 60
The pre and post backup command will run at different stages of a backup according to it's backup type.
The following table outlines when they would be run:
|Backup type||Pre-Backup command||Post-Backup command|
|File backup type||Run before any file is backed up (uploaded) to the backup server.||Run when the backup (upload) of all files are completed.|
|Non-file backup type||Run before any database file is spooled to the designated temporary directory.||Run after spooling backup files to temporary directory (e.g. before the first backup file is uploaded).|