Today I’m sharing the method on how you can import the expire data from the tape which was back up using DPM.
The scenario is the following :
What if I want just one file and not the entire 800GB ? I cannot see an
option to import the catalog. There is "Recatalog imported tape", but this is
The following steps can be carried out :
- Mark Tape as Free (Contain Data)
- Unmark tape as Free
- Import Catalog
- Click on Recovery Tab
- Scroll down to External DPM Tapes and select for restore. Can select the individual file to restore and not need to restore the entire tape.
Note : The restore to original location was greyed, but could use alternate location and browse to same location.
Thank you and hope the steps above helps you.
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