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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying a cron on root user to backup to tape using TAR command
here is the cron entry
11 08 * * 6 /erdhot1cron 2>&1 >> /test3/scripts/dba/erdhot1cron.log
here is script inside - edhot1cron
tar -cvf /dev/st0... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vijaymec50
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
HI all, im new to shell scripting. need your guidence for my script. i wrote one script and is attached here
Im explaining the requirement of script.
AIM: Shell script to run automatically as per scheduled and backup few network devices configurations. Script will contain a set of commands... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: saichand1985
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 2 questions :
1) I have a backup shell script, let's call it backup.sh, that is called every hour as a cron job.
As a matter of fact a backup could last more than one hour.
It mounts a NAS and then do some rsync on important directories, so really I don't want to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: freddie50
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. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am trying to backup my .bash_history and I want to keep every version of the backup. I am thinking to put one of these in my crontab.
0 0 * * 0,3 cat .bash_history > boo
0 0 * * 0,3 cp .bash_history boo
I would like the backups to be called boo1, boo2, boo3, etc. I would like to keep... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: cokedude
i have a script which need to do behave differently when run as a startup process from init.d/ rc2.d script and when run manually from shell.
How do i distinguish whether my script is run by init process or by shell??
Will the command
/proc/$$/psinfo | grep "myscript" work well???... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vickylife
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?
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: zionpc
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Please I need your expert advise on how to prevent/lock from execution job1 while job2 is still running in Unix... THanks:) (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: tikang