Backup and Restore Solaris 10 OS File system using HP Data Protector 6.x

Posted on 2012-08-17
Last Modified: 2012-08-24
hi Experts,
Please provide more information on the procedure to Backup and Restore Solaris 10 OS File system using HP Data Protector 6.1/6.2 for 24x7 production environment.

Thanks in advance.

Question by:kenny_klbn
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    is the root drive ZFS based, or UFS-based?

    Author Comment

    those that boot from SAN, its ZFS and others are UFS.
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    For the zfs systems, do a snapshot of the root pool and then backup the snapshot.  
    here is a link that says how to use ufsdump to backup the root pool of a ufs file system

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