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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
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've got two HP machines running HP-UX 11.31 and would like to remotely backup one server onto another server's tape unit using the cpio command.
The two servers use a secured communication channel, i.e ssh.
Koketso (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Koketso
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
Our company purchased a spare HP ML350 server - identical to current one in use to act as minimal downtime replacement should the inevitable happen.
After install of OS 5.0.7 and restore of cpiobackup I get this message:
-: Syntax error: Hostname= $inexpected
The SCO licence policy... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: moondogi
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've searched about a bit and more than likely, I'm not entering the correct search phrase, but my question is as follows:
When a user does an 'ls' (and whatever various flags needed) and in the results, we see duplicate or backup files from editing. IE:
Is there a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Brusimm
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was wondering, If I take a backup using cpio to tape from UNIX, can I extract data on windows box using cpio for windows? Anybody ever do this?
Thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: yonez
I'm having problems getting backups working on SCO OpenServer 5.7.
using the following command:
find / -depth -print | cpio -ocvB -O /dev/rct0
some files are backed up then the following error is reported:
Reached end of medium on output.
Device /dev/rct0: Change to part 2 and... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: RMA1
I have created the bootable recovery tape using the ignite command make_tape_recovery, I need help for the command to list the content recorded in that tape.
Gege:confused: (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cgege
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a tape backup(DDS2) with cpio. I want to restore just some directory from this device but I do not know the command ??
what is the best cpio command to take more than 8 GB data ?
Alice (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: alisevA3
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Needing to perform a backup of one system to the tape unit on another system. Why, well because the local tape device is stuffed and I desparately need to have a backup completed successfully sooner rather than not at all.
My question is how do I set the below code to allow me to perform... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cameron