SUMMARY : Files missing from full restore

From: Colin Haffenden <>
Date: Wed Jun 23 2004 - 10:20:39 EDT
Thanks to Peter Stokes and Rich Kulawiec for there quick responses..

Answer is use ufsrestore -rf instead of -ivf.

Am going to try this now....

>>> Rich Kulawiec <> 06/23/04 03:14pm >>>
On Wed, Jun 23, 2004 at 03:00:05PM +0100, Colin Haffenden wrote:
> I booted from cdrom into single user mode and setup the partitions
> the disk, newfs'd each one, mounted and run ufsrestore -ivf

Why "-ivf"?   Why not just restore the entire filesystem with "rf",
which is preferable for cases like this?

I suggest doing that -- using "rf" -- and seeing if the problem goes
If nothing else, it should provide useful information.


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