Fulbak Backup Utilities 2.0 or Later with MS-DOS 5.0 (78439)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0a
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.2
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.21
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.22

This article was previously published under Q78439


Westlake Data Corporation has confirmed that version 2.0 of Fulbak is required for compatibility with MS-DOS 5.0 and later.

Fulbak is an application used for backing up and restoring files.


The following are symptoms of using versions of Fulbak earlier than version 2.0 with MS-DOS 5.0:
    File compare may not complete successfully when using the Fulbak backup utility with the compare files utility enabled.
    When using the Fulbak backup utility without the the compare files utility enabled, an error will only occur if there is a problem with the drive itself.
    The following error messages may be displayed when using Fulbak restore:

    Invalid File
    Not a Valid Backup Disk
    Directory Does not Exist
    Cannot Uncompress
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Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 5/12/2003
Keywords: KB78439