Legato Storage Manager Administrator's Guide
Release 3 (8.1.7) for Windows 2000 and Windows NT

Part Number A85274-01




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1 Introduction

What is Legato Storage Manager?
Overview of LSM Features
Overview of Oracle Backup and Recovery System
Additional Legato Documentation
Online Help
'How Do I' Help
'What Is This' Help
'Field' Help
Legato Command Reference Guide

2 Preparing to Use LSM

LSM Architecture
Overview of LSM Operations
Using the LSM Administrator GUI
Configuration Roadmap
Post-Installation Procedures
Configuring LSM Resources
Client Resource
Server Resource
Specifying LSM Administrators
Modifying the LSM Administrator List
Other LSM Resources

3 Media Management

Configuring Storage Devices
Preparing for Device Resource Configuration
Device Resource Configuration
Creating a Device Resource
Modifying a Device Resource
Removing a Device Resource
Device Auto-Detection and Configuration on Windows NT
Device Auto-Detection Enabling Options
How to Set Device Auto-Detection
Device Enabling and Configuration Following Auto-Detection
Using Volume Pools and Label Templates
Default Volume Pool
Labeling and Mounting Storage Volumes
Labeling a Volume
Mounting a Volume
Unmounting a Volume
Auto Media Management for Tape Devices
Using the Volumes Window
Volume Operations

4 Backup and Restore Operations

Roadmap for Oracle Backups and Restores
LSM Environment Variables
RMAN Commands
Proxy Copy
Send Command
Trace Option of the Backup Command
Pool Option of the Backup Command
Duplex Option of the Set Command
Creating RMAN Scripts
Running Oracle Backups or Restores
Using OEM Backup Management Tools
Multiplexing During RMAN Backups
LSM Server Bootstrap Backups
Automatic Bootstrap Backup
Manual Bootstrap Backup
Maintaining Bootstrap Information
Monitoring Oracle Backups and Restores

5 Disaster Recovery

Types of Disaster
Disaster Preparation
Gathering the Key Information
Computer Hardware Information
Computer Software Information
Disaster Recovery
How to Replace a Hard Drive
Obtaining the Hard Drive Information
Replacing a Hard Drive
How to Recover the Operating System
Operating System Recovery Requirements
Recovering the Windows Operating System
Step 1: Install the Operating System
Step 2: Test the Operating System and Configure the Devices
How to Recover an LSM Server
LSM Server Requirements
Recovering an LSM Server
Step 1: Install LSM
Step 2: Configure LSM
Step 3: Locate the Server's Bootstrap Save Set ID
Step 4: Recover the LSM Server Bootstrap
Step 5: Rename the LSM Server Configuration Files
Step 6: Verify the LSM Server Recovery
DHCP and WINS Databases
How to Restore Oracle Data

A Scanner

Using the Scanner Program
Scanner Program Options
Rebuilding Save Set Entries in LSM Online Indexes
Scanner Requests an Entry for Record Size
Scanner Marks a Volume Read-Only

B Client Server Communications

How to Troubleshoot IP Errors
How to Set Up Host Tables
How to Use ping to Verify Network Connections
How to Verify Firmware for Switches and Routers
Configuring Server Communications
Host Name Determination
Name Resolution
Backup Operators Group
DHCP Clients
Backup and Recover Service

C Using Label Templates

How LSM Uses Label Templates
Label Template Dialog Box
Using Label Template Components
Creating Label Templates
Editing Label Templates



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