Can't make a sysback ver 18.104.22.168 full system backup
AIX 3.2.3e -- sysback 22.214.171.124
When run sysback creating full system backup (2 volume groups),
receive the following error:
/usr/sbin/sysback : 62% more tokens expected.
Checked sysback (which is a script) and line 128 is: free="$4"
Problem does not appear to happen when run from within cron, but is
happening when run interactively or in background. Performed the
following in order to diagnois the problem:
1) modify the script you have written that calls sysback and
redirect std err to std out (ie. 2>&1).
2) modify /usr/sbin/sysback and add set -x at the
top of the script.
3) run your modified script.
4) when error appears in the log file can stop the process
Will need to check the df command from the command line (ie. df -v)
You should see the following column heading:
Filesystem Total KB used free %used ......
According to the log produced when running sysback, it appears that you
are missing the 'used' column.
Check to see if you have a different df in your path statement
(which df). You should be using the file in /usr/bin
If you are using a df other than /usr/bin, rename the file and try
the command again. It should produce the correct columns.
Customer has two df files (one in /etc and
the standard one in /usr/bin). Renamed the file in /etc and now when
execute the df command, it displays the correct columns.
Support Line: Can't make a sysback ver 126.96.36.199 full system backup ITEM: Q9054L
Dated: January 1995 Category: N/A
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