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any way to specify backup file name?

Sep 29, 2009 at 9:21 PM


I am using the expressMaint console.  I need the backup file name to be in the following format:


Is there any way to do this?

Sep 30, 2009 at 4:01 PM

There is no way to specify this at the moment. It shouldn't be too difficult to add this functionality. I'll take a look at making the filename format configurable

Sep 30, 2009 at 4:02 PM
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Oct 1, 2009 at 4:11 PM

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Nov 7, 2009 at 5:00 PM
Edited Nov 7, 2009 at 5:00 PM

Added -BF parameter to version

To get your desired result use -BF $(DB)_7080_$(DATE)

Jan 12, 2010 at 9:12 AM

HI i need to be able to use a syntax like this  _BF $(DB) only..... not possible right now if i see this right...  Why ?   we want the name to be 100% the same every time... (Since we are using a special way to backup theese files to remote location)...

Is this possible to fix ...