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SQL Backup and Log Shipping

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
This is a rather basic question but I couldn't find a definitive answer.  We have a server setup with a principal and a mirror and the principal is also a primary in a log shipping configuration.  When we make a backup of the database outside of the mirroring and log shipping do we need to use the copy only directive in the backup command or can we just do a full backup?

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