ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

vserver vscan on-demand-task schedule

Schedule an On-Demand task

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the admin privilege level.


The vserver vscan on-demand-task schedule command schedules an On-Demand task.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver

This parameter specifies the name of the Vserver on which you want to schedule an On-Demand task.

-task-name <text> - Task Name

This parameter specifies the name of the On-Demand task that you want to schedule.

-schedule <text> - Schedule Name

This parameter specifies the already existing cron schedule. The On-Demand task triggers virus scanning for the specified scan-paths at the time configured in the schedule.

A Vserver can have only one scheduled task at a time.


The following example schedules an On-Demand task:

cluster1::> vserver vscan on-demand-task schedule -vserver vs1 -task-name t1 -schedule daily
[Job 150]: Vscan On-Demand job is queued. Use the "job show -id 150" command to view the status.

cluster1::> vserver vscan on-demand-task show -instance -vserver vs1 -task-name t1
Vserver: vs1
                         Task Name: t1
                List of Scan Paths: /test
             Report Directory Path: /report
                      Job Schedule: daily
Max File Size Allowed for Scanning: 2GB
            File Paths Not to Scan: /vol1/cold-files/
       File Extensions Not to Scan: mp3, mp4
           File Extensions to Scan: *
      Scan Files with No Extension: true
           Request Service Timeout: 1m
                    Cross Junction: true
               Directory Recursion: true
                     Scan Priority: low
                  Report Log Level: verbose
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