Prune seems to not work for entire Datastore


Renowned Member
Jan 11, 2012
Hi all,

I love PBS, works so well. The only thing I am dealing with now is that the Prune options for Datastores does not seem to work. I have set a prune setting to keep the last 7 backups. However, when I go to the datastore I see VMs with 10 copies (backup runs daily). Prune + GC job is set correctly as well (daily).

When I try to manually Prune a single VM, it will set all versions to "true" unless I edit the Prune settings for that particular. If I set it to 7 for the VMs, 3 of the oldest copies will show as false.

Have I missed anything in the configuration?

it works here.. could you post the log from the prune job?


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