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My unattended backup process does not finish
Caldera E-Desktop BackupEDGE edge.nightly edge double buffering
Product Release(s)
01.01.08 build 6 and earlier
Operating System(s)
Linux (glibc 2.1)
Linux (glibc 2.0)
Linux (libc)
Problem Description
An unattended backup using double buffering does not complete. The process is left on the system. No error message or text is issued.

This applies only to Caldera E-Desktop 2.4

A double buffering process not dying when the process is completed because the cron daemon in Caldera E-Desktop 2.4 does not set up the process environment properly.
Run the Resource Manager for you default tape resource and disable Double Buffering. Alternatively, download 01.01.08 build 7, which works around the problem.
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Last Updated - 2022/01/03