SnapProtect - SnapProtect for Open Systems - Advanced Configuration
Filter Option at subclient level is not supported for SnapProtect for Open Systems jobs.
Files can be skipped by setting the following registry keys:
This key contains certain standard files that do not need to be backed up like the page file.
More user specific files can be added here by setting the registry key CV_SKIPDATA (REG_MULT_STR) and listing the directory and files names.
- Regular expressions are defined at one level, not recursive.
- File paths are defined as full file paths.
- Directory paths are defined as full directory paths.
Given the following structure:
. :abc.txt dir1 song2.dll song.dll
./dir1: aria2.dll aria.dll def.txt dir2
./dir1/dir2: song3.dll song4.dll
the following examples refer to the rules described above, respectively.
If you want to delete all .dll files, then the specification of the registry key is as follows:
Skipping files is enabled by default on Windows, use the following registry key to disable skipping files:
The replication workflow will convert all SQL jobs to FULL. You can run transaction log backups only from the subclient.
Throttling parameters set on the SnapProtect side are not honored for a SnapProtect for Open Systems job.
Throttling can be achieved from the OnCommand Unified Manager end by setting the maxactivedatatransfer option. Please refer to NetApp’s documentation on OnCommand Unified Manager to see how this option is set.
Run a successful workflow job just before deleting or reassociating a subclient to a different storage policy. This ensures that:
- the dataset corresponding to the storage policy on the OCUM end is conformant
- subsequent jobs run after the configuration change, either run from the workflow or run from the subclient, will succeed.