How do I perform an NDMP full backup using Legato NetWorker at a time other than the pre-configured schedule backup?
NOTE: Before reading this article, Mirapoint highly recommends reading the latest version of the Mirapoint Backup and Restore Guide.
A Legato NetWorker NDMP backup may be performed by using any of the following methods:
The nwadmin graphical administrator interface - For creating scheduled backups, or overriding the scheduled backups. The Networker command line - For running manual backups.
Overriding a Scheduled NDMP Backup Using Nwadmin
A scheduled backup, created in the Legato configuration process, can be overridden and performed on demand. To override a Mirapoint NDMP scheduled backup using Legato's nwadmin graphical administrator interface, do the following:
Performing an NDMP Backup Using the Command Line
To performing a Mirapoint NDMP backup, you may execute either of the following commands:
- If you have configured NetWorker to backup your Mirapoint using savegrp, enter:
- If you have configured NetWorker to backup your Mirapoint using nsrndmp_save, enter: