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Gracefully stop current cPanel backup session?

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by Valetia, Jan 12, 2015.

  1. Valetia

    Valetia Well-Known Member

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    Is there a way to gracefully stop a currently running cPanel backup session?

    Gracefully = let the individual account that's in the process of being backed up finish properly, but do not back up any further accounts originally queued for this session.
     
  2. 24x7server

    24x7server Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    You will have to kill all backup process PID through SSH. You can find-out PID with the ps aufx command.
     
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    Valetia Well-Known Member

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    Thank you for your post. However, it doesn't answer the question at hand.
     
  4. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    It's a better idea to terminate the backup process and then remove the temporary backup archive data for the account so that it's generated successfully on the next backup attempt. Otherwise, you risk corrupted restore data if you kill the parent process before the backup completes.

    Thank you.
     
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