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Append Files on protected Tapes

Veeam Logoby redhorse » Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:16 am

Hello,

I have just a simple question:

When I manually protect a tape it seems not to be possible to append files to this tape, because Veeam waits on a new tape, is this behaviour expected?

In the official Documentation I read this:

When the tapes are protected, the following operations are prohibited for them:
-Erasing tapes
-Marking tapes as free
-Removing tapes from catalog

To perform these operations, you need to switch the protection off first.
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Re: Append Files on protected Tapes

Veeam Logoby Shestakov » Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:37 am

Hello.
Yes it is expected.
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