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working through VIOS backup options. Generally, we store mksysb's on a server and then NFS mount them from it to copy to a VIO optical library, etc.
In the case of a VIO backup, I see the -mksysb option to backupios and understand that it doesn't include the NIM resources in the backup.
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Discussion started by: maraixadm
i backed up a test LPAR using mksyb utility on AIX. and transferred it to NIM server via NFS.
I want to create a SPOT using this mksysb . Please explain me the procedure. And got something online, but that procedure is different.
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Discussion started by: System Admin 77
I am implementing mksysb backups using NIM. I am using nimsh as client communication and mksysb backup are working fine, but this requires remote logon to be enabled for root.
Any thoughts on how can I implement mksysb backups using NIM without enabling remote logon for "root" ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mk8570
I just want to ask whether anyone has experience on restoring mksysb backup in NIM. We have taken the mksysb backup and the SPOT has been configured on NIM also. I just want to know the checkpoints before doing this. Is there any checkpoints we need to do? Do we need to unmirrorvg? This... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: depam
I need to install "bos.adt.libm 188.8.131.52" on a server (AIX5.3 power 5).
How to install it from a nim mksysb of an another partition ?
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Discussion started by: astjen
I am trying to backup a system ("client") through a slow network using "nim mksysb" on a nim server ("master")
The backup starts, but doesn't success.
Thanks if you can help me to resolve this problem :
Creating information file (/image.data) for rootvg...
Creating list of files to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: astjen
Can a NIM client mksysb restore be performed via NIM (smitty nim) without the NIM client machine having the NIM server's IP and hostname in its /etc/hosts file? (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: kah00na
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
# get mksysb from each client machine specified with -m. If no
# machines specified, get mksysb from ALL machines. -r flag says
# remove oldest existing mksysb for the machines being backed up.
# use -n no_make flag with -r to remove a generation of mksysb,
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Discussion started by: barkath
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I'm trying to use my NIM server to get a mksysb of an lpar on another machine on my network.
I'm trying to define a resource through smitty and i've entered the resource name, Server of resource & location of resource, they are as follows
Resource Name : gmt_fail_mksysb
Server of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: KeesH
I have multiple LPARS on p650 with mix of AIX5.2 and AIX5.1 with different rml level
My understanding is creating mksysb nim on NIM server is for new installation of LPARS
How do I do mksysb backup on existing lpars for recovery purpose or how do I do all mksysb to a NFS mounted Filesystem... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: melindaj