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Jdamian
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Registered: ‎06-21-2000
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make_recovery and Mirror Copies

Hi friends.

Somebody advised me that the tape cartridge created by make_recovery is not able to restore the mirror configuration in a crash event, i.e., after using the cartridge to restore de system I would create/activate the mirror copies manually.

Is it true ?

Thanks in advance
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Andreas Voss
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Registered: ‎10-14-1997
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Re: make_recovery and Mirror Copies

Hi,

yes i also think so.

Regards
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Vincente Fernandes
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Registered: ‎06-15-1999
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Re: make_recovery and Mirror Copies

Yes make_recovery doesn't restore the mirror configuration even though it shows all the system configuration in the mak_recovery log file. It requires to be done manually. I guess it is not done inorder to save time on recovery process.
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Stefan Farrelly
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Registered: ‎10-23-1996
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Yes its true, by default mirrors are not restored. But you can configure make_recovery to re-mirror your disks after a restore (by adding a script to the restore which does all the exact commands needed to create the mirror).
Im from Palmerston North, New Zealand, but somehow ended up in London...
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Eileen Millen
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Re: make_recovery and Mirror Copies

The attachment is an instruction from HP on where to add the mirroring text to the config file.
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