Lists recently exported data files, and recent locations used by backup operations. This list includes:

The response includes a <backup_required> tag to indicate whether the index has changed since the last backup.

You can configure the number of backups to store and return in the response by using the BackupListLength configuration parameter.

This backup list result is not affected if you initialize or restore your index by using a DREINITIAL action, because it reports the state of the external files, rather than the state of the index.


This is an administrative action that can be sent only by users that belong to an authorization role that allows the Admin standard role, or which enables the action explicitly. See Authorization Roles Configuration Parameters.


This action uses port 9000 to retrieve a list of backup and exported data files.


Parameter Description Required
CheckFiles Whether to check the state of the backup files.  
BackupForRestoreTime Returns the backup that IDOL Content Component would use to back up to the specified time.  

This action accepts the following standard ACI action parameters.

Parameter Description
ActionID A string to use to identify an ACI action.
EncryptResponse Encrypt the output.
FileName The file to write output to.
ForceTemplateRefresh Forces the server to load the template from disk.
Output Writes output to a file.
ResponseFormat The format of the action output.
Template The template to use for the action output.
TemplateParamCSVs A list of variables to use for the specified template.