You read more of the backup history. Options you specified for displaying the backup history (backup_history_list) remain active.

See also:

Database Administration Tutorial, Evaluating the Restart Information and Backup History for Importing Backups

Concepts of the Database System, Log Files


You have the server authorization Backup or DBInfoRead.

?     You have executed the DBM commands for getting the backup history (backup_history_open) and displaying the backup history (backup_history_list). The keyword CONTINUE in the reply indicates that the whole file has not yet been displayed.













Values for the Reply Fields




The content of the backup history was transferred completely to the Database Manager.


The backup history contains further entries that were not transferred due to the limited size of the reply package. You can display this data by entering the above command again or close the backup history (see: backup_history_close).


Information on the completed backups. The individual columns are separated by a vertical slash (|).

A separate line is displayed for each backup.


The information on the backup template used for the backup.
The line is prefixed with an
M: and is followed by the columns, each separated by a vertical slash (|).


If the backup was created using a third party backup tool, the external backup ID is provided here.
The line has an
E:-prefix and is followed by the columns, each separated by a vertical slash (|).

In the event of errors, see Reply Format.