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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Due to budget constraints I have to reinvent an Enterprise backup system in a SPARC (sun4v) Solaris estate (10 & 11). (yep - reinvent wheel, fun but time consuming. Is this wise?! :confused: )
For each filesystem of interest, to try to capture a 'catalog' at the front of each cpio archive (for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: am115998
i need to extract cpio file archived full path to /restore/ (not full path or fullpath under this directory ) i can't find option for cpio please help me
i have cpio file archive /etc/* and i need to extract file to /restore
#cpio -ivBcdmu < xx.cpio
but data from cpio not... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: infjustice
I have this old server onto which i needed to list the content of a tape. This is a SCO box (SCO_SV 3.2 5.0.6 i386) and backup was done using cpio.
status : ready beginning-of-tape
soft errors : 0
hard errors : 0
underruns : 0
/dev/rct0 ... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Stephan
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am copying a file system to another one. someone suggest me use
find . -print |cpio -pdmv
but I think cp -r should do the same thing. Am I right?
In addition, by using " find . ", I got all the file names,, why do I have to use the -print option?
Thanks a lot! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: fredao
Hello all ...
I am an Oracle DBA that got stuck in a HP-UX SA role and need some help figuring out a UNIX problem. According to Oracle documentation, I am to issue the following command ...
cpio -idcmv <file_name>
However when I do, the server just hangs there and does nothing til I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: soestx
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how can I restore files from a DAT using CPIO ?
If I make :
# mkdir save
# cd /save
# cpio -icumvdB </dev/rct0
Does the archive restore only in the directory /save ?
And how can I restore a specified file from the DAT with the cpio command ? How can I know the size of the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kok
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have a cpio.z file containing another cpio file .
I want to view the contents of the cpio file inside .
How to do it?
my parent cpio file invoked with cpio -itv looks some thing like
ompmum4 sbadgire> zcat 210_2122_ECP_03.cpio.Z| cpio -itv
-rwxr-xr-x 1 20519 20519 761856... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rraajjiibb
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm needing some help with this. I've made some backups on the same tape using cpio.
With cpio -civt < /dev/rmt/0un i could see the first backups files, but now i'm getting the next messages <<End of medum on "imput">> <<To continue, type device/file name when ready>>.
I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: livortiz
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please help me with the extraction of files from a cpio.
what I mean is basically I have received a file from someone i.e
this file rooh.cpio contains various files in it.
I want to know how I can extract the files and copy them to a different directory .
Your quick... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: rooh
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
by mistake I deleted all the files in
full backup has taken yesterday using "CPIO" command and I am able to view the files from tape also using cpio command.
but i couldn't able to restore back the files. Can you please help me immeditely by giving the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: wipro fluid power