Backup Daemon | RESTful API | Teradata Data Mover - 17.11 - Backup Daemon (RESTful API) - Teradata Data Mover

Teradata® Data Mover User Guide

Product
Teradata Data Mover
Release Number
17.11
Release Date
October 2021
Content Type
User Guide
Publication ID
B035-4101-091K
Language
English (United States)

Purpose

Back up the Data Mover daemon repository and configuration files to a directory using the following URL and method:
Item Description
URL /datamover/backups
Method POST

Request Parameters

directory
Description: Directory name to store the backup
JSON Data Type: String
Required: No
Default directory /var/opt/teradata/datamover/daemon_backup. If specifying a directory, the path must be relative to the default path or an absolute path pointing to a directory that dmuser has access.

Response Parameters

message
Description: States if the backup was successful or failed
JSON Data Type: String

Response Example

{
  "message": "Daemon backup job has finished, backup files is saved at location : /var/opt/teradata/datamover/daemon_backup/test1/."
}