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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Are there any recommended methods for Backing up an entire HD? I want to backup my data. I do not care about the OS file. I just want my work, movies, and music. I have about 600 GB of work, movies, and music so a bit worried about fragmentation if I just copy and paste. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cokedude
2. Red Hat
I am administering a system I didn't configure. I know it is a RHEL 6.3 VM image and there are others as well. How do I make a backup of the image and of the filesytems, in case I screw up the configuration.
How can I restore it as well.
My plan is this
1) Find out what kind of VM,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: md888
Got 5-6 Solaris 10 servers in remote location - power work being done.
At the moment, we just back up the application database that these servers run with the idea that if it all goes wrong we can rebuild and then restore the application.
However, requirement is to provide a complete backup... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: paulfoel
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
So I play on a minecraft server that keeps crashing, then rolling back, losing about 30 minutes of data. I don't own the server I'm just writing it for him. So I'm trying to have the script make a back up of the server every 5 minutes as long as it is bigger than the back up, since as more... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: matt_j_the_king
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to DBA stuff. I wonder if anyone can help me. Task is that, I have 10 databases and need to take backups of all the databases using data pump in Unix/Linux, compress them using gzip and use cron to schedule the job twice a day.
Appreciate if anyone can help me in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sreepriya0987
we are running aix on are server. we would like to start doing online backups, but the software company that we use is not beeing much help on what files we are backing up. is there a command that will tell me what files that we are backing up. they offer a service that would back it up for use,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: shane.hankins
Before anything else I would like to thanks to all expert here especially Pressy as he guided me to recover our server from disk failure. I posted a lot of question from these forum site concerning on how to recover our server and luckly you guys help me. Our server is now up and... (6 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can you backup the vtoc, then restore it if you somehow mess it up?
This is solaris 9, x86. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: BG_JrAdmin
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm about to start a regular backup schedule for my Linux system.
I need some pointers if I may :)
The system is *mainly* used as a personal home computer (it's actually a laptop running SuSE 9.2) although I do host some client material from it being a PHP developer.
I know that in... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: d11wtq
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm writing a shell script that presents the user with various options, they select one (numbered 1-9) and it then excecutes the correct code. No problem, but I'm having slight difficulty with one option.
The user can select to backup all the files in the current directory to another... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: indigoecho