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I need advise on below.
I'm running full backup everyday. I have 14 tape to rotate everyday 1 tape for 2 weeks. for example set A- 7 Tape and Set B -7 tape. for Week 1 i use set A and week 2 i use tape set B tapes. when come to week 3 i use set A but, backup to disk success but duplicate to tape show waiting for tape. When i mark the set A tape to free then the job start writing on tape set A. How do i set the job keep append the backup on Set A tape on week 3 without mark as free.
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And if you set the policy to never overwrite then all tapes are protected forever so you won't be able to reuse them.
So if you want a longer retention period than 2 weeks you'll have to buy more tapes. If you want to overwrite the tapes in week 3 you'll have to lower the retention period to something below 2 weeks.
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