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I have an Oracle server X5-2 with Solaris 11. Now, this server will get repurposed before I get a system of my own.
I am a beginner...but is there a way I can make a backup or an image of my whole disk so when I get my own system I can just restore without having to reinstall software... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chipsandiscream
I am very new to scripting. I need to create a script which does following.
First get the format command output echo | format
Insert the new disk to Solaris Server
Get Zpool status
format the new disk
( Here I need to select the new disk which have been inserted, I do... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: praveensharma21
hi friends, need help.. it is my first time patching using mirror disk backup approach, not so sure about the steps :confused: how do you detach, patch it, boot it and reattach it ? any kind soul here can advise ? thanks in advance..:)
below is the information from my machine:
Filesystem ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Exposure
Hi dears, i´m working with a sun sparc server(M4000) , solaris 10 installed.
I need a little help, because i wanna know if is it possible to backup the whole system in a usb disk.
I´m gonna explain you a little more why i want to do it.
Currently i have installed a Solaris 10 working with... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: botella
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am a new Unix Sys Admin who is learning mostly from books with minimal classroom training (ie: no certificates, training is largely hands-on, conducted at work). I work with Solaris 8 through 10, and with some fairly outdated hardware. In my work restoring old workstations I have been instructed... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mia-chan
I have installed Solaris 11 Express on my machine. I have made a script which would take snapshots of all the rpool filesystems every day and send them to a (local) hard drive. There is a zpool on that drive called backup.
Now in case of a system failure, I will act according to a manual on the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RychnD
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At my work we have an installation that runs on a Xenix System V coupled with a PLC.
Now I have to take a backup of the complete Hard Disk from the PC but have no idea how to manage this.
Could someone help me and tell me which steps I have to take.
Thanx. (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: sideshow bob
I have to back the /var to other disk, however I am unable to do so. What I did is
Created a partition on another disk, placed file system on the slice and mounted on /mnt .
Issued following command
#ufsdump 0cfu /mnt /var
And I am getting... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kumarmani
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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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Hi, Experts !
I've met a following challenge:
I have a unix machine, and I need to take a backup of its disk in order to use it for staging of the next machine in the future. But I try to find some information on how it is best to do it.
The spare disk which I have is new and not formatted,... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: DGoubine