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My backup system is currently shut down do the library being broken. I am going to attempt to repair the library, but want to make sure none of the current data that is past the retention period gets over written. Is there a simple way that I can start netbackup, but put a halt on any back processes before they start?

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I did cancel all jobs from the GUI, but wondering if there something I can do make sure no more start. I Don't think any of the policy's have an open window right now, but wondering what additional lock I can do other than the physical switch on the tapes. –  Kyle Brandt Apr 6 '10 at 12:39

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Scheduled jobs can be prevented with:

bin\admincmd\nbpemreq -suspend_scheduling

bin\admincmd\nbpemreq -resume_scheduling
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