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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
i am new and i am using Solaris 8 as operating system. i have some CD and i want to install the data from it. Package and patches. Which command shall i use?
thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: moh_abaloo
The situation is as follows:
We need to take an mksysb image from an AIX 6.1 server. From some reason (irrelevant to this discussion) this server does not have access to a local CD-ROM or a tape drive. We do have another server with AIX 6.1 (but different technology level) which got access... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: abohmeed
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Q: script to daily backup all databases in the server, retain only last 4 backps
please anyone give me a reply (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pssooraj72
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
we are running rsync with --backup mode, Are there any rsync options to remove backup folders on successful deployment?
Thanks in adv. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: MVEERA
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am a linux newbie and I dont have any knowledge on scripting but this is my urgent requirement. I am suppose to write a backup script for 2 of my servers, could someone help me out please. below is my requirement
Mail Server 1 : 10.0.0.1 Mail Server 2 : 10.0.0.2 Backup Server... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: harry289
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need help with a script to backup a configuration file
Save the file / Firewall / ConfigFiles to a remote ftp server
here is the script
# / bin / sh
Date = $ (date +% d-% Y-% m-H-M)
tar-cvf ConfigFiles.tar / Firewall / ConfigFiles
ConfigFiles.tar mv / Firewall-$... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: telouet
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I am trying to back up files with cshell script .And I have to pass the size of the files,the backup directory and the file
Could you help me with advises ,and am I useing find right
if( $2 =="") then
echo "Please provide correct parameters"
echo "corect call is: ... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: lio123
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to backup my system database and root filesystem on remote server that is mounted on my system using tar command.
For the database, i use (cd /database; tar cvf file.tar .)
for the Root filesystem, i use (cd /; tar uEvf file.tar .)
both are to be backup on the same... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Omoniyi
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
am writing my very first shell script and need some assistance. What I need help on is three things in particular.
1) Do I need to use the sleep function after the tar command or does the script know to wait until tar finishes to move on to the next line?
2) Did I populate the variable DATE... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rhm54
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Needing to perform a backup of one system to the tape unit on another system. Why, well because the local tape device is stuffed and I desparately need to have a backup completed successfully sooner rather than not at all.
My question is how do I set the below code to allow me to perform... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cameron