Thanks. I suspected it was that. Strange as 28 GB was backed up on a
tape
that can store up to 40 GB.

Ed

Ken Putnam wrote:
>You have filled up the tape, and BENT has tried to re-load the same
>tape to continue the backup.
>
>You can
>
>1) insert a scratch tape and reply OK to the prompt
>
>2) turn on compression if it's not already
>
>3) split the job up into multiple jobs.
>
>Ed wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm getting the following message on a full backup towards the end of

the
>> backup:
>>
>> The media provided to continue the backup already contains data
>> from one or more sets created during this operation.
>> The operation can not be continued
>>
>> The tape stores 40 GB compressed and the byte count was 24 GB before

it
crapped
>> out. It was the fourth set in the backup using an autoloader.
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Ed

>