On Thu, Sep 09, 2010 at 05:26:08PM +0200, Adrian Reyer wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 09, 2010 at 10:47:42AM -0400, Chuck wrote:
> > we are attempting to run a zmanda backup server as a guest. it physically executes fine.
> I see no reason for this not to work. If zmanda is reasonable similar to
> 'amanda', that is. And I assume you refer to zmanda as the commercially
> backed version of amanda.
> It needs access to the device files, you should be finde by just
> creating them/copyiing them over on/from the host.
> /dev/nst0 and /dev/sgX in case you use some changer.
Don't forget to chxid the device files, because else you won't be
able to open them anyway.
Anyway: I've been able to run bacula for years from a vserver
with an ultrium1 scsi streamer, up until the streamer's power
supply's magick smoke dissappeared (with a bang even). So tape
access should just work after chxid-ing them to the right context
Received on Fri Sep 10 10:45:50 2010