RE: Veritas Backup with Exchange Agent

  • From: "David Wilhoit" <kidego@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 9 Aug 2004 11:29:50 -0400

I think this is what you're referring t, Carl:;en-us;820272
Basically it fails with NTBACKUP, if the databases are on the same drive as the 
system state, normally the C: drive. Hopefully, the databases are not on the C: 
drive :)
David Wilhoit
Microsoft Exchange MVP 2004
kidego@xxxxxxxxxx <mailto:kidego@xxxxxxxxxx> 

"Gravity is a harsh mistress!" -The Tick


From: Carl Webster [mailto:carl8822@xxxxxxxxxx]
Sent: Mon 8/9/2004 11:06 AM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] RE: Veritas Backup with Exchange Agent

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Knutsen, Vicki [mailto:vickik@xxxxxxxxxxx]
> Subject: [exchangelist] RE: Veritas Backup with Exchange Agent
> Carl - thanks for the help.

You are welcome.

> Can I do a system state backup on a different server while
> backing up the Exchange Server?

That I cannot answer for sure.  I have always been told and have read not to
backup System State at the same time as Exchange.  Do not know if that means
ANY system state or just the Exchange Server's System State.  I will have to
defer to someone else on that.

Here is a good starting point with some excellent links at the end of the

Here are some other links:



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