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I am trying to restore opt on my server.
my issue is, all the partitions are saved into the same back up tape.
what is the exact command to just restore /opt for example, supposing c0t0d0s7 is the partition for /opt
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Discussion started by: feg
I want to take backup of files older than 20 days from a directory onto a tape drive on remote machine on Solaris.
The files are of format abc-20100301000000.gz on my local machine.
I know the below commands for searching files older than x days and command for backup procedure.
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Discussion started by: jyothi_wipro
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I had started to learn how to backup disk to disk to tape method
Firstly I had backup to my NAS
tar czvf /MyNetworkStorge/backup.tar /home
Secondly I using dd command to copy the tar to tape
dd if=/MyNetworkStorge/backup.tar of=/dev/tape0
But the tape drive always hang.... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: lijiajin
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Just started UNIX today! In our school we use solaris. I just want to know how do I setup Solaris 10 not the GUI one, the one where you have to type the commands like ECHO, ls, pwd, etc... I have windows xp and I also have vmware.
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Discussion started by: Hanamachi
I am trying to make a full backup of my system using the cpio command. The Tape Unit is a SCSI DDS.
The process started fine but after about 30 minutes, it just stopped and showed the following message:
1755 Signal 31 - Core dumped
Any idea of what is causing this and how to fix it?
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I performed backup on tape and I want to append more files to my previous backup on the same backup tape. But before I do that I need to know the backup file size of the first backup I performed so that I know the available size on the backup tape. Can someone help me what command I will use... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ayhanne
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Hi there: I'm new here
Can anyone help me:
I have DS15 Alpha server : Unix 5.1B
Now i need to connect a DLVT VS80 1U Rackmount Tape Drive unit.
What is the exact comman to mount the DLTape IV??
How do i make backuo @ copy file to the tape?
Thanx to all (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ayzeayem
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very urgent need backup script on tape using solaris 8, my tape drive is DAT 72 on sun v240.
i need a simple script to backup files from directory /data/log/back/200703/filename.log. the files will backup continue each day on the tape which have 72 GB. the files size only 50MB and... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: bucci
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OS: Solaris9, SPARC.
Commands (and their outputs) that I use to backup two files of size 4GB and 10GB (respectively) are shown below:
# cd /backup/daily/
# mt -f /dev/rmt/0m rew
# tar -cvf /dev/rmt/0m *
a Mails.bkf 4680454 tape blocks
a backup.bkf too large to archive
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Discussion started by: mahatma
Has anybody ever got a Linux server to backup to a remote Solaris tape drive using the dump command and rsh? I can remtoely backup two Solaris server this way. Any help would be appreciated.
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