System Administration Guide: Advanced Administration

Interactive Commands

When you use the interactive command, a ufsrestore> prompt is displayed, as shown in this example:

# ufsrestore ivf /dev/rmt/0
Verify volume and initialize maps
Media block size is 126
Dump   date: Fri Jan 30 10:13:46 2004
Dumped from: the epoch
Level 0 dump of /export/home on starbug:/dev/dsk/c0t0d0s7
Label: none
Extract directories from tape
Initialize symbol table.
ufsrestore > 

At the ufsrestore> prompt, you can use the commands listed on Chapter 28, UFS Backup and Restore Commands (Reference), in System Administration Guide: Devices and File Systems to find files, create a list of files to be restored, and restore them.