[rescue] Backup question
nimitz at owc.net
Sun Jan 5 09:32:34 CST 2003
Ross Alexander wrote:
>>I've used ufsdump on things as large as 50gig. It should do fine as
>>long as you have all the hardware and kermel stuff for /dev/rmt/st0n set
>>up right. It even worked find with multiple tapes although that was a pain.
> I have an LX with an external Exabyte 8500 running Solaris 2.7 with
> amanda as my backup server. It's my first Solaris box. I was wondering
> what kind of hardware and kernel stuff you're referring to.
I was referring to the st.conf stuff. You need to make sure it matches
your tape drive so Solaris sees it's capabilities properly. Edit that,
reboot with a boot -R and that was all I was referring to.
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