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Why Backup Is Running Multiple Times In A Day For The DBaaS Instance? (Doc ID 2361533.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Cloud Service - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In the UI the backup section of the DBaaS instance shows the backup is running two times a day:

But the /etc/crontab has been configured for automatic backup once per day as below:

15 03 * * 6 oracle /var/opt/oracle/cleandb/
6 1 * * * root /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_start --dbname=mfttst
0,30 * * * * root /var/opt/oracle/bkup_api/bkup_api bkup_archlogs --dbname=mfttst

This DBaaS instance has been associated with a JCS instance.


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