### Symptom

- You have a large number of Integration Engine (IE) Process Integration (PI) messages that need to be archived.
- Due to the large number of messages to be archived the archiving jobs will run for a long time.
- And the risk is that the long running job can fail due to no free disk space at location <.Archive file location>.
- So you would like to archive messages in smaller chunks in to archive all the messages in a controlled way.
- Also you may want to run these smaller chunks in parallel to reduce the time needed to archive the messages.
- You can use report RSXMB_SHOW_REORG_STATUS to check if you have a large number of messages to be archived.

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### Environment

- PI Release Independent
- SAP NetWeaver
- SAP Process Integration

### Product

SAP NetWeaver 2004 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.4 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5 ; SAP NetWeaver Process Integration 7.1 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver 7.3 ; SAP enhancement package 1 for SAP NetWeaver Process Integration 7.1 ; SAP enhancement package 2 for SAP NetWeaver 7.0

### Keywords

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