A backup task is a backup type and an output device with an optional description. There are a set of system defined tasks which cannot be changed.
User-specified description of this backup task. This is stored in the backup history.
User-specified output device for this backup task. This can be a tape device or a directory where the backup files are stored. If this is blank the default is the Backup subdirectory under the directory which contains the CACHESYS database.
True if the output device is a tape.
Date portion of the filename for the last run of this task. The full filename consists of this property plus the .cbk file extension.
Log files are located in the Backup subdirectory under the directory that contains the CACHESYS database, and their filenames consist of the LastFile property plus the .log file extension.
The date and time this backup task was last modified.
The status of this backup task's last run. It can be blank if the task has never been run, or else one of the following statuses: "Running", "Completed", or "Failed".
The date and time this backup task was last run.
The name of this task.
Indicates whether the journal file should be switched as part of running the backup.
Denotes that this is a system task. Certain tasks are defined by the system and cannot be modified.
Type of backup which will be performed.
Provides a history of all backup operations that have been executed. The results are in reverse-chronological order.
Provides a list of all currently defined tasks.
The four built-in tasks are always returned first, followed by any user-defined tasks.
LastFile only has a value if a log file exists from the last run of the backup.
Selects Name As
Returns a list of log files that exist for a specified backup task. If no task is specified, returns a list of all log files for all backup tasks.