retention rules

Symptoms

  1. You are performing a backup of several machines with automatic replication/cleanup.
  2. The backup completes successfully but archive cleanup fails with an error similar to:

Error code: 507
Module: 64
LineInfo: a1d3981537c687b7
Fields: id : Backup_2013_05_23_08_00_20_414F.TIB, $module : disk_bundle_vs_37613
Message: Failed to open the backup archive by the ID.
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Error code: 1
Module: 64

This article describes principles of managing free space in Acronis Cloud.

Symptoms

  1. You create a plan to backup disks/partitions with the following parameters:
    • Backup format: Version 12 (.tibx)
    • Where to backup: internal or external disk
    • Backup scheme: full backup + differential backups
    • Cleanup: by number of backups (e.g. maximum number of backups= 3)
  2. You run the backup task several times;