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bak2db - Directory Server script for restoring a backup

BAK2DB(8) System Manager's Manual BAK2DB(8)

NAME

bak2db - Directory Server script for restoring a backup

SYNOPSIS

bak2db archivedir [-Z serverID] [-n backendname] [-q] [-v] [-h]

DESCRIPTION

Restores the database from a archived backup. The Directory Server must be stopped prior to running this script.

OPTIONS

A summary of options is included below:
archivedir
The directory of the archived database.
-Z Server Identifier
The server ID of the Directory Server instance. If there is only one instance on the system, this option can be skipped.
-n Backend Name
The name of the LDBM database to restore. Example: userRoot
-q
 
Quiet mode. Reduces output of task.
-v
Display version
 
-h
 
Display the usage.

EXAMPLE

bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -Z instance1 -n userRoot
 
bak2db /LDAP/backups/20130305/ -n example
 

DIAGNOSTICS

Exit status is zero if no errors occur. Errors result in a non-zero exit status and a diagnostic message being written to standard error.

AUTHOR

bak2db was written by the 389 Project.

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to https://pagure.io/389-ds-base/new_issue Copyright © 2017 Red Hat, Inc.
March 31, 2017 Debian Sid