Dump Command in Linux

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Top Forums UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers Dump Command in Linux
# 1  
Old 10-23-2001
Dump Command in Linux

Can anybody tell me please how to use the "dump" command in Linux command.
dump -0u /destination /sourcefile or device file.
Please correct me.
# 2  
Old 10-23-2001
To do a level 0 backup of /usr/src to the tape device /dev/st0

/sbin/dump -0u -f /dev/st0 /usr/src
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Red Hat

Core Dump of a process in Red Hat Linux 5.9

Hello All, I am new joiner of this forum.I am new to Linux shell scripting. At present I have identified 1 application which stalls very frequently (PID is say xyz) and I am not having much information in its application log to identify the root cause of stalling. I need to take the core dump... (19 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anjan Ganguly
19 Replies

2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Learn Linux Core Dump Analysis

Can any body provide me some good link to learn to create and analyze linux user mode application / kernel module core dumps? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rupeshkp728
1 Replies

3. Linux

Thread specific data from linux core dump

How do i get pointer to thread's local storage or thread specific data while analyzing core dump for linux ? i use pthread_setspecific to store some data in the pthread's local stoare. my multi threaded program on linux crashed, and i want to see what is stored in current running thread's... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vishwasungal
2 Replies

4. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support

How to open the core dump file in linux?

Hi, I have got core dump stating "core.bash.29846" so i am unable to open. How to open the core dump file for further analysis? Reagards Vanitha (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: vanitham
7 Replies

5. Shell Programming and Scripting

Is there a command to close a program with dump?

I'm running into some problems using pkill in my scripts. I'm using a program that needs to dump. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ninjaaron
4 Replies

6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

analyze linux crash dump

Can anybody let me know the steps how can I produce a crash dump and then analyze it? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rupeshkp728
4 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Trying to figure out a log dump command

Ok so i'm relatively new at UNIX and I'm trying to figure out how to make a log dump command. My situation is a bit odd in that I'm always looking at customers boxes and as such I can't really do much to them. So everything I do in UNIX pretty much has to be a command I can type in by hand. I... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: MrEddy
4 Replies

8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

dump command fault

im performing the dump command : dump 0uaf /dev/hdc /home an error msg appers says: DUMP: you cant update the dumpdates file while dumping a subdirectory DUMP: the entire dump is aborted can anyone help (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: semosam
6 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

dump command

Hi all, I am using embedded linux with my own RFS. But I want to use the dump command to try and solve some errors, but I don't know in wich package I can find the dump command. I hope someone can help me. With kind regards, Jurrian Dubbeldam (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Jurrian
1 Replies

10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

dump command

For ufsdump you type in a "dump level". The man command mentions levels 0-9 and gives examples. Can anyone define what each level refers to? What does a level 0 dump mean? What is a level 9 dump? What are the differences? Thanks in advance:) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Patman
1 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question