Backing Up and Restoring Database Instances

Standard Commands for Backup Templates

DBM command

Description

medium_delete

Deleting a backup template

medium_get

Displaying the data of the backup template

medium_getall

Displaying a list of all defined backup templates

medium_put

Defining or changing the data of a backup template

Other Commands for Backup Templates

Standard Commands for Backing Up

DBM command

Description

autolog_off

Deactivating automatic log backup

autolog_on

Activating automatic log backup

autolog_show

Displaying the automatic log backup function

backup_start

Backing up the database instance

backup_state

Displaying the current backup status

Other Commands for Backups

Standard Commands for Information on Backups

DBM command

Description

backup_ext_ids_forget

Releasing the memory occupied by external backup IDs

backup_ext_ids_get

Getting external backup IDs

backup_ext_ids_getfromtool

Getting backup information stored in the backup tool

backup_ext_ids_list

Displaying information generated by the backup tool

backup_history_list

Displaying the backup history

medium_label

Displaying backup information in the ONLINE or ADMIN operational state

medium_labeloffline

Displaying backup information in the OFFLINE operational state

recover_check

Checking a backup

recover_state_check

Displaying current status of a backup check

Other Commands for Information on Backups

Standard Commands for Restoring

DBM command

Description

autorecover

Restoring the database instance automatically

recover_config

Restoring the parameter files from a backup

recover_start

Restoring a database instance

recover_state

Displaying the current status of a restore action

sql_recreateindex

Restoring a damaged index

Other Commands for Data Recovery