This tech note details the known issues and limitations of Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack versions 6.1.5.x.
Resolving the problem
Known issues and limitations of Tivoli Storage Manager FastBack version 6.1.5.x:
The Microsoft Windows 7 operating system enters sleep mode after 30 minutes of inactivity. This causes a FastBack client on a computer running Windows 7 to disconnect from the server. The snapshots are aborted.
Modify the Microsoft Windows 7 power saving options on the FastBack client computer so that the computer never enters sleep mode.
You cannot change the amount of space on a FastBack repository by resizing disk volumes on a FastBack server. This limitation does not apply to resizing the repository space on folders.
This limitation may affect users in the following scenarios:
- Users cannot increase the size of an existing partition on a physical disk.
- Users cannot increase the size of an existing partition on a virtual disk after increasing the size of the virtual disk.