- restoring a GNUmed database
a database backup file
("backup-gnumed_vX-*.tar.bz2") created by gm-backup
script attempts to recreate from
scratch the backed up GNUmed database. It tries to be very conservative. It is
intended for interactive use by root and may have to be adjusted to your
Note that for some reason restoring does not work when the backup file you
intend to restore is a link to the actual backup. Use the full path instead.
This manual page was written by Karsten Hilbert, for the Debian GNU/Linux system
(but may be used by others).