Product Documentation

system backup

Sep 12, 2016

The following operations can be performed on "system backup":

create system backup

Creates a backup file (*.tgz) that is stored in the /var/ns_sys_backup/ directory. This file can be used to restore the appliance by using the "restore system backup" command.

Synopsys

create system backup [<fileName>] [-level ( basic | full )] [-comment <string>]

Arguments

fileName

Name of the backup file(*.tgz) to be restored.

level

Level of data to be backed up.

Possible values: basic, full

Default value: basic

comment

Comment specified at the time of creation of the backup file(*.tgz).

restore system backup

Restores an appliance by using the backup file (*.tgz) that was created by using the "create system backup" command.

Synopsys

restore system backup <fileName> [-skipbackup]

Arguments

fileName

Name of the backup file(*.tgz) to be restored.

skipbackup

Use this option to skip taking backup during restore operation

add system backup

Adds a backup file (*.tgz) that was created in remote system by using the "create system backup" command.

Synopsys

add system backup <fileName>

Arguments

fileName

Name of the backup file(*.tgz) to be restored.

rm system backup

Removes a backup file (*.tgz) that was created by using the "create system backup" command.

Synopsys

rm system backup <fileName>

Arguments

fileName

Name of the backup file(*.tgz) to be restored.

show system backup

Retrieves the backed up files that were created in the appliance.

Synopsys

show system backup [<fileName>]

Arguments

fileName

Name of the backup file(*.tgz) to be restored.

Outputs

level

Level of data to be backed up.

comment

Comment specified at the time of creation of the backup file(*.tgz).

size

Size of the backup file(*.tgz) in KB.

creationTime

Creation time of the backup file(*.tgz).

version

Build version of the backup file(*.tgz).

createdBy

Name of user who created the backup file(*.tgz).

IPAddress

Ip of Netscaler box where the backup file(*.tgz) was created.

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