[ExchangeList] Re: Exchange 5.5 restore question.

  • From: "Brian Pituley" <bpituley@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2007 15:58:49 -0800

Um, exactly how big was this mailbox and/or database?  Were you doing
"brick" backups?  


Even allowing for a really, really slow backup system, 260+ hours is a
little over the top for a restore...  Is this from tape?  If so, how
many times have you had to change the media?  


Perhaps you should investigate whether something is messed up with the


Brian Pituley

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[mailto:exchangelist-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Todd Lemmiksoo
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2007 3:09 PM
To: exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [ExchangeList] Exchange 5.5 restore question.


Does anyone know when doing a mailbox restore in Exchange 5.5 if the
oldest items get restored first. Or do the newest items get restored

I am restoring a mailbox that got accidentally deleted and it has been
running for 260+ hours. 

Todd Lemmiksoo 
Network Administrator 

All-Mode Communications, Inc. 
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