How to backup and restore DUX

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Article ID: 222053

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Products

CA Automic Dollar Universe

Issue/Introduction

How to backup and restore DUX. Is the variables.xml file is sufficient as it is mostly around DUX configuration. How to backup & restore  Business Applications created in DUX?

Environment

Release : 6.x

Component : DOLLAR UNIVERSE

Sub-Component: DOLLAR UNIVERSE EXPLORER(DUX)

Resolution

 There are same utilities i.e. unibackup and unirestore available with installed DUX. The same can be used to create a backup and restore the DUX.

The usage is as below.

Note: below commands intended for offline use (DUX stopped

Backup

Mode

    • Data: DUX_DIR_ROOT\bin\unibackup -s -b "C:\backup_dir\dux_bkp_data" -l data
    • Full: DUX_DIR_ROOT\bin\unibackup  -s -b "C:\backup_dir\dux_bkp_full" -l full

Help

    • Help: DUX_DIR_ROOT\bin\unibackup -h

Restore:

  • Install the DUX with same version
  • Stop the DUX
  • Create a backup of current install as mentioned above
  • Restoration
    • DUX_DIR_ROOT\bin\unirestore
    • When prompted for backup directory provide path to backup directory example C:\backup_dir\dux_bkp_data
  • On successful restoration start the DUX

Additional Information

Command line reference