Storing the task scripts

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You must store the pretask, post-task, and policy task scripts in a specified directory on the target server where the backups or clones will be created. For the restore operation, the scripts must be placed in the specified directory on the target server where you want to restore the backup.

  1. Create your script.

  2. Save the script in one of the following locations:

    For the backup operation

    Directory Description

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/backup/create/policy

    The policy scripts run before the backup operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/backup/create/pre

    The preprocessing scripts run the before backup operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/backup/create/post

    The post-processing scripts run after the backup operations.

    For the restore operation

    Directory Description

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/restore/create/policy

    The policy scripts run before the restore operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/restore/create/pre

    The preprocessing scripts run before the restore operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/restore/create/post

    The post-processing scripts run after the restore operations.

    For the clone operation

    Directory Description

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/clone/create/policy

    The policy scripts run before the clone operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/clone/create/pre

    The preprocessing scripts run before the clone operations.

    <default_install_directory >/plugins/clone/create/post

    The post-processing scripts run after the clone operations.