Rest API request to do a full fileserver restore for a point in time

Last post 01-04-2019, 1:14 PM by StorageGuy007. 1 replies.
Sort Posts: Previous Next
  • Rest API request to do a full fileserver restore for a point in time
    Posted: 01-02-2019, 7:11 PM

    I have a file server that I need to do a full restore from the day before and then I will run an internal tool to check all the files. I am trying to write a script to do the full restore from a point in time but don't see a doc or an example that I can work off of with the Rest API. Thanks 

  • Re: Rest API request to do a full fileserver restore for a point in time
    Posted: 01-04-2019, 1:14 PM

    Hi ,

    you can use this REST call for an example for restore - https://documentation.commvault.com/commvault/v11/article?p=48670.htm

    the other option is to use a workfow that comes with CV by default called Demo_FileSystemBackupRestore in which you could leverage the restore portion of that by replaceing the XML with the XML useing the "Save As" option or modify that existing workflow (save a copy).

     

    So create the restore in the GUI as normal and then select the option to "Save As" instead of actually running the restore. And then use the XML to pass into the rest API call or use it in a workflow.


    Gary Seibak
    Technical Account Manager - Commvault
The content of the forums, threads and posts reflects the thoughts and opinions of each author, and does not represent the thoughts, opinions, plans or strategies of Commvault Systems, Inc. ("Commvault") and Commvault undertakes no obligation to update, correct or modify any statements made in this forum. Any and all third party links, statements, comments, or feedback posted to, or otherwise provided by this forum, thread or post are not affiliated with, nor endorsed by, Commvault.
Commvault, Commvault and logo, the “CV” logo, Commvault Systems, Solving Forward, SIM, Singular Information Management, Simpana, Commvault Galaxy, Unified Data Management, QiNetix, Quick Recovery, QR, CommNet, GridStor, Vault Tracker, InnerVault, QuickSnap, QSnap, Recovery Director, CommServe, CommCell, SnapProtect, ROMS, and CommValue, are trademarks or registered trademarks of Commvault Systems, Inc. All other third party brands, products, service names, trademarks, or registered service marks are the property of and used to identify the products or services of their respective owners. All specifications are subject to change without notice.
Close
Copyright © 2019 Commvault | All Rights Reserved. | Legal | Privacy Policy