[Fwd: Re: [OpenAFS] Recovering data from volumes after loss of
Sun, 17 Aug 2008 20:37:51 -0400
Richard Eggert wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 6:16 PM, Jason Edgecombe <firstname.lastname@example.org>wrote:
>> sorry, forgot to CC you.
>> The restorevol command can restore a volume dump to non-afs space.
>> voldump + restorevol might be what you need, but setting up a temporary
>> DBserver/fileserver might be easier. If you have dumps on tape, you can
>> use the read_tape command to read those without an AFS server.
>> This is 10 years old, but might help:
>> IBM AFS Disaster Recovery:
> I came across that document during my initial search for a solution, but I
> do not have a tape drive, so it did not seem to apply.
> Where is restorevol documented? It does not appear in the Administrator
> Reference or the list of man pages, though it is mentioned in the man page
> for read_tape.
Unfortunately, restorevol is not documented at this time. It's on the
documentation todo list.
Sorry about that.