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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 Beginners Questions & Answers
Please note that using the command cpio to back up to tape was successful. Used the below command:
time find /accts -print | cpio -oa --block-size=512 --format=newc --verbose -O /dev/nst0
I'm trying to restore from tape of a particular file and having issues. Below is the command to restore... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: isoabv
3. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hello folks, one of the RAID drives in our SCO system crashed recently and being hot swap it was replaced.
Problem was that on boot it stops at:
Checking protected password and protected subsystem databases....
First I did #authck -a and checked /etc/auth/system/ttys as per instructions in a... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Redstar
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello Every one,
I want to back up all passwd files to /xyz/passfiles.cpio
and Then restore them to /abc directory.
Here is what I wrote:
find / -name passwd | cpio -oc > /tmp/passwd.cpio
and to restore
cpio -ium < /tmp/passwd.cpio
I can not find the files restored to /abc... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: drdigital_m
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
under unix aix , i had to put a catostrophic patch from an editor ...
i had first made a cpio backup
find . –print | cpio –ocvBm > /sauvegarde/sauvegarde.cpio
Does someone know the command to restore my cpio backup ?
thanks in advandce to everyone
... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: bzh35
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
I am still working on my mksysb restore.
My latest issue is during an alt_disk_install from tape I got the following error after all the data had been restored.
0505-143 alt_disk_install: Unable to match mksysb level 5.2.0 with any
available boot images. Please correct this... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: pobman
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
If I execute
mypath=`cygpath -w ../`
OK, d:\unix\nextVersion\script is the correct windows version of the path, but it is in absolute form. I would prefer it if cygpath left it in relative form, i.e.
... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: fabulous2
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I use following command to restore data from my cpio tape archive:
$cpio -icvd < /dev/rct0
But this'll restore all tape contents to the current path, what if I want only selected files from the tape, suppose I want
files to be restored... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: tayyabq8
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How can I get the results of a find back without the pathname
for example if i do
find ../../ -name \*.sql
i dont want to see
I only want to see filename.sql (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: MBGPS