raccli create backup

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The create backup subcommand of the raccli creates a backup of the configuration files, inventory configuration files, Grid Infrastructure and Oracle Database home, database, and tooling metadata of an Oracle Database Classic Cloud Service database deployment that uses Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC).
raccli create backup  [-tag tag-name

This subcommand runs asynchronously. That is, it creates a job to perform the backup, reports the job ID of the created job, and then exits. To track the progress of the job to its completion, use the raccli describe job command.

If the subcommand fails, it reports a FAILURE status and provides a message describing the reason for the failure.

Options of this subcommand are as follows.

Option Description

-tag tag-name

The name of the backup job. This is not an RMAN tag.


Here is an example of the create backup subcommand. The name of the backup in this example is backuptest. You can view details of the backup job by using the raccli describe job subcommand. You can view details of the backup by using the raccli list backup subcommand.

[opc@example1 ~]$ raccli create backup -tag backuptest

  "joburi" : "http://localhost:7070/dcs/7/responses",
  "requestStatus" : "SUCCESS",
  "jobid" : "7"
[opc@example1 ~]$