Set-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions

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    Short Description

    Modifies the schedule for backup policies for Linux computers.

    Applies to

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

    Syntax

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

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet modifies schedule settings for a backup policy that the Veeam Agent backup job applies to Linux computers.

    To modify settings, enter the necessary parameters with new values. The parameters that you omit will remain unchanged.

    Set-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions Note:

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

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Options

    Specifies the Linux computers schedule settings that you want to modify.

    Accepts the VBRLinuxScheduleOptions type.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue)

     

    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 run the job repeatedly throughout a day with a specific time interval.

    False

    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 attempt to run the Veeam Agent backup job again 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.

    False

    Named

    False

     

    RetryTimeout

    For the EnableRetry parameter.

    Specifies a timeout interval between retry attempts in minutes.

    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 modify an existing schedule for a Veeam Agent job that backs up Linux computers.

    1. Run Get-VBRComputerBackupJob to get the backup job that you want to modify. Save the result to the $job variable.
    2. Run New-VBRMonthlyOptions to specify the monthly schedule. Save the result to the $monthly variable.
    3. Run New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions to define the schedule for backup policies of Linux computers. Save the result to the $options variable.
    4. Run New-VBRDailyOptions to specify the daily schedule. Save the result to the $daily variable.
    5. Run Set-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions with the $schedule and $daily variables. Use the EnableRetry parameter with the RetryCount and RetryTimeout values to set up automatic retry options.

    $job = Get-VBRComputerBackupJob -name "Linux_W_job"

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

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

    $daily = New-VBRDailyOptions -DayOfWeek Wednesday -Period 17:00 -Type SelectedDays

    Set-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions -Options $options -Type Daily -DailyOptions $daily -EnableRetry -RetryCount 2 -RetryTimeout 45

    Related Commands

    New-VBRMonthlyOptions

    New-VBRLinuxScheduleOptions

    New-VBRDailyOptions