The backup command is located at /opt/teradata/tdqgm/bin/backup.sh and must be run as the root or tdqgm user. By default, backups are placed in the /var/opt/teradata/tdqgm/backups directory and are named tdqgm-backup-YYYY-MM-DD.zip where YYYY-MM-DD is the current date. The backup file includes all the configuration details and software packages that were uploaded to the Teradata QueryGrid Manager.
To get help for the backup command, use the --help option:
usage: backup [-f <file>] [-h] [-x] Creates a backup file that enables the QueryGrid manager configuration to be restored in the event of a catastrophic failure. options: -f,--file <file> The path to the backup file to create. -h,--help Print this message. -x,--exclude-software Flags if software files should be excluded from the backup.
Example: Backing Up Teradata QueryGrid
To perform the back up, run:
Starting backup... Backup completed: /var/opt/teradata/tdqgm/backups/tdqgm-backup-2016-06-16.zip