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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
is there a better way to do this:
head -c 10000k /var/dump.log | head -c 6000k
unfortunately, the "-c" option is not available on sun solaris. so i'm looking at "dd". but i dont know how to use it to achieve the same exact goal as the above head command.
this needs to work on both solaris... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
I want to take backup of a ZFS file system on tape drive.
Can anybody help me with this?
Pras (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: prashant2507198
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello guys. I really hope someone will help me with this one..
So, I have to write this script who:
- creates a file home/student/vmdisk of 10 mb
- formats that file to ext3
- mounts that partition to /mnt/partition
- creates a file /mnt/partition/data. In this file, there will... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: razolo13
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I normally backup to tape using the following command in Solaris 9 on SUN Enterprise 3500 server:
tar cvf /dev/rmt/0n data
but after a power cut, the server went down without being shutdown since the UPS failed. Now when I issue the tar command I get the root (/) being full looks like it... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: rahmantanko
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Does anybody know or guide me on how to remove the first N bytes and the last N bytes from a binary file? Is there any AWK or SED or any command that I can use to achieve this?
Your help is greatly appreciated!!
Naveen. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: naveendronavall
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I' using a sun solaris server, I would like to known if there is the possibility to control how many space is free on a tape and how I can delete a single file on a tape.
DOMENICO (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Minguccio75
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm changing from SCO UNIX to Red Hat Linux. In the UNIX box when backing up my data to tape I usually do this:
nohup tar ...................
I want to know if there is a way to do "tape reset" in Red Hat Linux. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rrivas