When planning production data archiving, you may only have a limited time frame or amount of storage space to use for archiving your data. This function allows you tointerrupt an archiving session during an active production write phase for those archiving objects that support this function and then continue the session later when more time or space is available.
This function is part of archive administration (transaction SARA) and also requires the support of the write program.
To interrupt an archiving session:
To continue an interrupted session:
If due to the Customizing of an archiving object, the delete phase does not start until the write phase has completed, the archiving session cannot be Complete.
The write phase of an interruptable archiving session can be interrupted either implicitly (through values set incross-archiving object Customizing) or explicitly (manually or through an Application Programming Interface (API).