Job Priority

The Job Priority value specifies the priority that a job has as it competes with other jobs for backup resources. The value can range from 0 to 99999. The higher the number, the greater the priority of the job.

A new priority setting affects all the policies that are created after the host property has been changed.

A higher priority does not guarantee that that a job receives resources before a job with a lower priority. NetBackup evaluates jobs with a higher priority before those with a lower priority.

However, the following factors can cause a job with a lower priority to run before a job with a higher priority:

See Job priority policy attribute.

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Job Type and Job Priority list