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NetVault Plug-in for NDMP 11.4.5 - Application Notes for Dell FluidFS

Renaming or relocating data

When restoring a backup, you can rename the directories to create a copy of the data instead of overwriting of the existing versions. You can also relocate the data to a different volume. This procedure can be useful if the original volume is down or if you are dealing with limited bandwidth or capacity.

In the Restore Rename dialog box, provide the following information:
Click OK to close the dialog box.

Restoring data to an alternate filer

To relocate a backup to an alternate filer, use the following procedure. This procedure can be useful during a server migration or disaster recovery operation.

Before you start the restore procedure, add the target filer to the plug-in. For more information, see the Quest NetVault Backup Plug‑in for NDMP User’s Guide.

Click Edit Plugin Options, and in the NDMP Server box, type the name of the target filer.

Restoring data from or to a Replica NAS Container

You can use the Plug‑in for NDMP to restore data from or to a Replica NAS Container.

Searching for files in savesets

The Search option on the Create Restore Job — Choose Saveset page allows you to find specific files or data items without opening any savesets or browsing through their contents. You can use filenames or regular expressions to find the data items that you want to restore.

On the Create Restore Job — Choose Saveset page, click Search.
In the Search for files in savesets dialog box, configure the following options:
Search String: Type the search string.
Regular expression search: To use POSIX (Portable Operating System Interface for Unix) regular expressions in the Search String box, select this check box.
Case sensitive: To perform a case-sensitive search, select this check box.
Click Search. On the Search Results page, you can view the savesets that contain the specified files or data items.
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