The Question is:
Backup log states: %BACKUP-F-CONTINUED, <device>[directory]<saveset>; contains
a continued file - cannot append.
What does this mean?
Looking at the elapsed backup time, a backup was not performed.
The Answer is :
If the attached error message and recovery text does not clarify the
issue, please contact the support center directly. Please accordingly
expect to be asked details of the BACKUP command(s) used, the OpenVMS
ECO kits currently applied (and please apply the current mandatory kits
and any kits relevent to BACKUP and tape processing), and potentially
either a listing of the tape directory contents or a copy of the tape.
-- From HELP/MESSAGE CONTINUED --
CONTINUED, 'save-set-spec' contains a continued file - cannot append
Facility: BACKUP, Backup Utility
Explanation: In a save operation with the /NOREWIND qualifier, the
specified volume contained a multivolume file that is
continued on another volume; therefore, a file cannot be
appended to the volume.
User Action: Retry the operation using the /REWIND qualifier to force the
Backup utility to initialize the output volume or use another