15.11 - config_repository_backup - Data Stream Architecture

Teradata Data Stream Architecture (DSA) User Guide

prodname
Data Stream Architecture
vrm_release
15.11
created_date
December 2016
category
User Guide
featnum
B035-3150-026K

Purpose

The config_repository_backup command provides the configuration information to back up the DSC repository.

Syntax

config_repository_backup -f|-file File

Example

dsc config_repository_backup -f configRepositoryBackup.xml

Parameters

f|file filename
The full path and name of the file containing the necessary configuration parameters.
configRepositoryBackup.xml
u|user_authentication User
Required when security management is enabled. Supplies the command with the Viewpoint user, and triggers a password prompt for authentication.

Usage Notes

The DSC repository contains all BAR information, including configuration and job definitions. It should be backed up regularly to enable system recovery.

XML File Example

A sample XML file containing configuration and scheduling information for a repository backup is shown below.

<dscRepositoryBackup dscVersion="dscVersion1" xmlns="http://schemas.teradata.com/v2012/DSC">
        <!-- 'target_name' - Required, max 32 characters -->
        <target_name>SampleBackupRepoTargetGroup</target_name>

        <!-- 'frequency_value' - Required, Value between 1-4, Defaults to 1 -->
        <frequency_value>1</frequency_value>

        <!-- 'day_selection' - Required, accepted values: Su, Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr, Sa -->
        <day_selection>Sa,Su</day_selection>

        <!-- 'start_time' - Required, Max characters 5, Values 1:00-12:00 -->
        <start_time>12:00</start_time>

        <!-- 'start_am_pm' - Required, accepted values: AM/PM -->
        <start_am_pm>AM</start_am_pm>

</dscRepositoryBackup>