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Backup/restore guides

Occasional Advisor

Backup/restore guides

hi guys,
i have these hp storage using DAT. i want to backup my files and restore maybe if something happens. do you have any guides for me to read. like how to backup to tapes, restore etc.

Steven Schweda
Honored Contributor

Re: Backup/restore guides

Assuming that "these hp storage" somehow
involves Tru64:

That last is a frame set, so a direct link is
not convenient, but look for:

9 Administering the Archiving Services

As usual, a better description of your
hardware and software could be helpful.
Vladimir Fabecic
Honored Contributor

Re: Backup/restore guides

See also:
# man bttape
# man vdump

I usually make vdump copies of all file systems to tape. System can easily be restored from vdump backups.

If we did not answer to your question, can you be more specific?
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