Example of a Configuration File for Backint for MaxDB

Use

You can simplify the way you create configuration file for Backint for MaxDB if you use the following example and adjust it to suit your needs. If you do not want a certain parameter to be set by the parameter file, you have to invalidate or delete the relevant keyword.

File Content

Case 1: Connecting to a Backint for Oracle Interface by Using the MaxDB Adapter Program

BACKINT               C:\SAPDB\TST\db\bin\backint.exe
INPUT                 C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.in
OUTPUT                C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.out
ERROROUTPUT           C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.err
PARAMETERFILE        
C:\SAPDB\WRK\TST\backintmaxdbconfig.par
TIMEOUT_SUCCESS       600
TIMEOUT_FAILURE       300
ORIGINAL_RUNDIRECTORY C:\SAPDB\wrk\CUSTOMERDB

Case 2: - Connecting to the Backint for MaxDB Interface of an External Backup Tool (Third-Party Vendor)

BACKINT               C:\Backuptool\backint.exe
INPUT                 C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.in
OUTPUT                C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.out
ERROROUTPUT           C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.err
PARAMETERFILE        
C:\SAPDB\WRK\TST\backintmaxdbconfig.par
TIMEOUT_SUCCESS       600
TIMEOUT_FAILURE       300
ORIGINAL_RUNDIRECTORY C:\SAPDB\wrk\CUSTOMERDB

Explanation

Keyword

Value

Explanation

BACKINT

C:\Backuptool\backint.exe

The absolute path of the Backint for MaxDB program is: C:\Backuptool\backintsapdb.exe.

INPUT

C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.in

The absolute path of the standard input is: C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.in

OUTPUT

C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.out

The absolute path of the standard output is: C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.out

ERROROUTPUT

C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.err

The absolute path of the standard error output is: C:\TEMP\backint4MAXDB.err

PARAMETERFILE

C:\SAPDB\WRK\TST\adaptprog.par

The absolute path of the parameter file of the adapter program is: C:\SAPDB\WRK\TST\adaptprog.par.

TIMEOUT_SUCCESS

600

If successful, the Database Manager waits for a maximum of 10 minutes for Backint for MaxDB to stop.

TIMEOUT_FAILURE

300

If errors occur, the Database Manager waits for a maximum of 5 minutes for Backint for MaxDB to stop.

ORIGINAL_RUNDIRECTORY

C:\SAPDB\wrk\ CUSTOMERDB

Run directory of the original database instance: C:\SAPDB\wrk\P1.