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Batch File Task fails when coping from local folder to a cluster storage folder. RRS feed

  • Question

  • I've created a batch file to robocopy SQL backups. The batchfile is triggered from task manager by using an admin account on both servers. The files being copied are stored on a local drive of the first server and are being sent to a cluster storage folder on the second server. The task fails everytime. Would someone please explain to me how to set the permissions so that the backups succeed?
    Saturday, May 4, 2013 9:40 PM

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  • More details would be helpful:

    • Which parameters are passed to robocopy?
    • What's the exact error message?
    • What kind of file system does your server use?
    • Does robocopy succeed if you you choose a local folder as a target?

    You will need at least the permissions for WRITE and MODIFY.

    Tuesday, May 7, 2013 8:42 PM