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The smsap operation show command


You can run the operation show command to list the summary information of all the operations performed against the specified profile. The output lists the client user (the user for the client PC) and the effective user (the user in SnapManager who is valid on the selected host).


smsap operation show
-profile profile_name
[-label label | -id id] [-quiet | -verbose]


  • -profile profile_name

    Specifies the name of the profile. This name can be up to 30 characters long and must be unique within the host.

  • -label label

    Specifies the label for the operation.

  • -id id

    Specifies the identifier for the operation.

  • -quiet

    Optional: Displays only error messages in the console. The default is to display error and warning messages.

  • -verbose

    Optional: Displays error, warning, and informational messages in the console.


The following command line shows detailed information about an operation:

smsap operation show -id 8ac861781d0ac992011d0ac999680001  -profile CER
Operation Attempted
    Operation ID: 8ac861781d0ac992011d0ac999680001
    For profile: CER
    With Force: No
    Label: 081017180043
    Comments: BRBACKUP
Operation Runtime Information
   Status: SUCCESS
   Start date: 2008-10-16 18:01:00 IST
   End date: 2008-10-17 18:01:26 IST
   Client user: oracle
   Effective user: oracle
   By schedule: none
   Host Run upon:
   Process ID: 29096
   SnapManager version: 3.3
   Connection: krishna@smsaprep/
   Repository version: 62
Error messages
   The operation did not generate any error messages.
Resources in use
   Storage components:
    /sapbackup/backCER1.log (File)
    /sapbackup/bdzbalta.anf (File)
    /sapreorg/spaceCER1.log (File)
    /mnt/oracle/CER (File System)