you cannot redirect unless it has the same name on the machine and
database...
"A. Feiner" wrote:
>
>How the hell do you re-direct a backup to a different machine when the

log
>and the data were on seperate drives on the original machines ???
>
>Originalon machine A:
>Log: C:\db.ldf
>Data: E:\db.mdf
>
>I want to Redirect to machine B:
>Log: F:\db.log
>Data: F:\db.data
>
>The restore always fails.
>