[OpenAFS] backup strategy

Dave Botsch botsch@cnf.cornell.edu
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:56:10 -0500

Would love to see your code.

ALso gonna look at the previous mentioned tsmpipe... our central backup
system is TSM, so, I'd love to get rid of the holding disk we currently
dump to with a modification of afsdump.pl .

On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 07:49:30PM +0100, Mattias Pantzare wrote:
>    On Wed, Nov 12, 2014 at 11:49 AM, Harald Barth <[1]haba@kth.se> wrote:
>      > and with NetWorker, it was (it probably still is) impossible to
>      save
>      > from a pipe, requiring the use of temporary disk for the purpose.
>      TSM as shipped by IBM can't either, but there is a TSM API. Then
>      tsmpipe was written in Umeå. Thanks again!
>    And in Luleå we are using the TSM API to do backups at the file level.
>    We detect if a volume has changed so it is very fast for static
>    volumes.
>    I don't know if the code has been published but we can do that if
>    anyone is interested.
> References
>    1. mailto:haba@kth.se

David William Botsch