[rescue] Oracle making just a little harder to keep old machines in use
sunrescue at marknmel.com
Mon May 10 09:45:08 CDT 2010
Mark Brown wrote:
> Phil Stracchino wrote:
>> On 05/10/10 08:24, Mark Brown wrote:
>>> Only somewhat on topic here, I use an app called splitpipe (
>>> http://ds9a.nl/splitpipe/ ) to handle streamers that don't segment
>>> nicely. It does a pretty nice job. Basically just a piece of
>>> plumbing that I insert in my pipeline.
>>> I actually use it for splitting "zfs sends" to dvd sized chunks,
>>> which I then stream them to cdrecord.
>>> Works nice.
>> Out of not-idle curiosity ... how do you capture the 'zfs send' to
>> split it up this way?
> I guess I lied - I'm not using cdrecord, but rather growisofs.
> Nevertheless - here is an example of how I am using it.
> # this script takes stdout from zfs send and shoves it through a
> pipe into
> # splitpipe. Splitipe will chunk it into DVD size chunks.
> # $1 is the zfsfs at snapshot
> zfs send $1 | splitpipe -n -s dvd -o 'growisofs -speed=16 -Z
> As you can see - I could zfs send to tape, floppy, cd or some other
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Grrr - that broke the formatting (and I forgot a ' tic) .. try:
zfs send $1 | splitpipe -n -s dvd -o 'growisofs -speed=16 -Z \
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