Ever growing mailboxes and archiving

Rudy Gevaert Rudy.Gevaert at UGent.be
Wed Apr 20 03:50:02 EDT 2011

On 04/18/2011 05:19 PM, Vincent Fox wrote:

> I've recently started working with netbackup7 ability to backup
> the VMware image   This allows the backup of a large SAN LUN
> to take place on the head node.  Currently using it on our Sympa
> list-server node which has same problem as Cyrus, many small
> files for the list archives.
> No client install required
> No backup loading on the VM
> Backups fairly quick, it's a stream of a snapshot of the image
> DR would be quick
> API into the backup image allows individual file recoveries
> We are not currently running Cyrus in VM, but I can see where
> we will be eventually, and what we'd do for backup/recovery.

Hi Vincent,

How do you make the snapshot consistent (netbackup+vmware snapshot)?

Do you stop cyrus?


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