> I need to dump an entire Networker catalog, to include a file
> listing of what's backed up and retention to text file. The plan is
> to use scanner at a later date for specific file recovery on another
> Legato environment on an "as needed" basis.
> In other words, the customer will say I want:
> /u01/app/file_name.txt restored from old_server_long_retired
> Put the file on new_server_in_production
> I will need to search the dump text file for that file in the date
> range specified by the customer, find out what tape and SSID it is
> in and use scanner to recover said file.
> All this is for a just in case for their long retention data and
> they really need to retire the old server.
> As always, advice and pointers welcomed and appreciated.
I did something similar once. I did an mminfo of the old server, saved as
a CSV file, which I then imported in an Excel Spreadsheet. I would use the
data features to find what I wanted, and then just did a scanner for the
specific saveset ID.
I did an mminfo of
Then when I needed an old saveset, I would make a client with the right
client ID, do the scanner of the volume for the specific ssid I wanted,
and then do a re-directed recovery onto an current client.
I would start with something like that.
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