New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions

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    Short Description

    Creates the schedule for backup policies for Linux computers.

    Applies to

    Product Edition: Community, Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions -Type <VBRServerScheduleType> {Daily | Monthly | Periodically | AfterJob} [-DailyOptions <VBRDailyOptions>] [-MonthlyOptions <VBRMonthlyOptions>] [-PeriodicallyOptions <VBRPeriodicallyOptions>] [-EnableRetry] [-RetryCount <int>][-RetryTimeout <int>] [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet creates the VBRLinuxScheduleOptions object. This object contains schedule settings for a backup policy that the Veeam Agent backup job applies to Linux computers.

    New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions Note:

    For Veeam Agent jobs that back up Linux servers use the New-VBRServerScheduleOptions cmdlet.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Type

    Specifies the Veeam Agent backup job schedule type.

    • Daily: use this option to run the job at a specific time daily.
    • Monthly: use this option to run the job once a month on specific days.
    • Periodically: use this option to run the job repeatedly throughout a day with a specific time interval.

    True

    Named

    False

     

    DailyOptions

    For daily schedule.

    Specifies daily schedule settings. The cmdlet will create the server schedule with these settings.

    Accepts the VBRDailyOptions type.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    MonthlyOptions

    For monthly schedule.

    Specifies monthly schedule settings. The cmdlet will create the server schedule with these settings.

    Accepts the VBRMonthlyOptions type.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    PeriodicallyOptions

    For periodical schedule.

    Specifies periodically schedule settings. The cmdlet will create the server schedule with these settings.

    Accepts the VBRPeriodicallyOptions type.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    EnableRetry

    Indicates that Veeam Agent for Linux will try to run the Veeam Agent backup job in case it fails.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    RetryCount

    For the EnableRetry parameter.

    Specifies the number of attempts to run the failed Veeam Agent backup job.

    Default: 3.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    RetryTimeout

    For the EnableRetry parameter.

    Specifies a timeout interval between retry attempts in minutes.

    Default: 30.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

    Return Type

    Example

    This example shows how to create a monthly schedule for a Veeam Agent job that backs up Linux computers. The job will run monthly at 3:00 AM on the first Sunday.

    1. Run New-VBRMonthlyOptions to specify the monthly schedule. Save the result to the $monthly variable.
    2. Run New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions with the $monthly variable. Specify the following parameters:
    • Use the EnableRetry parameter to run the job again in case it fails.
    • Specify the RetryCount parameter value.
    • Specify the RetryTimeout parameter value.
    • Set the $monthly option as the MonthlyOptions parameter value.

    $monthly = New-VBRMonthlyOptions -Period 3:00 -DayNumberInMonth OnDay -DayOfMonth 20

    New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions -Type Monthly -EnableRetry -RetryCount 7 -RetryTimeout 15 -MonthlyOptions $monthly

    Related Commands

    New-VBRMonthlyOptions