1 - is there any calculator or tool that will show me what will end up on disk; given a particular configuration of backup/backup-copy/backup-copy archive settings
2 - does the archive (ex. keep 1 weekly archive copy) actually get created every week on the specified schedule, or only after the number of specified restore points have been reached
3 - what settings in the backup job, backup-copy job would I need to use to get the following 52 week setup:
I had that working a few weeks ago, it does accomplish getting a weekly copy to tape. But...
rmueller wrote:1 - is there any calculator or tool that will show me what will end up on disk; given a particular configuration of backup/backup-copy/backup-copy archive settings
I read this as the most recent full gets created after the retention count is reached - agreed. But the second part, says to me that the archive is created when the day specified is reached...and doesn’t say that the archives are dependent on the retention count or are they? Then the whole thing about turning off the GFS and make a separate full, how does that make a difference, what does that even mean?
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