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=Backup=
 
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To create a backup type:<br/>
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To create a backup type:<br />
<code>savenode.sh</code> on DIAL and prior.<br/>
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<code>savenode.sh</code> on DIAL and prior.<br />
or <code>save-node</code> on ASL. <br/>
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or <code>save-node</code> on ASL. <br />
All nodes on your server will be backed up.
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All nodes on your server will be backed up.  
  
 
=Restore=
 
=Restore=
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* Then <code>*CLI> tar -xzvf ''fliename''.tgz; cd etc/asterisk</code> and <code>cp</code> all or some of the files to the /etc/asterisk directory.  
 
* Then <code>*CLI> tar -xzvf ''fliename''.tgz; cd etc/asterisk</code> and <code>cp</code> all or some of the files to the /etc/asterisk directory.  
  
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=ASL Backup and Restore Menu=
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* Login is as root.
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* Start the ASL Menu by typing asl-menu at the Linux prompt if not already showing.
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* Select 6 ASL Configuration Edit Menu
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* Select A Backup Restore Menu
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* Choose the Backup or Restore function desired
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[[Category:How to]]
 
[[Category:How to]]
 
[[Category:Node Configuration]]
 
[[Category:Node Configuration]]

Revision as of 04:14, 25 July 2018

AllStarLink has a built-in backup feature that is often overlooked. Backups are easy to create and are stored on our Backup server.

Backup Settings

To enable backups you'll need to set up the /etc/astrerisk/savenode.conf file as shown. Replace the node number and password with any one of the node's info on your server. The backup filename will be the chosen node number.

Sample: savenode.conf

NODE=1999         ; replace with your node numner
PASSWORD=123456   ; replace with your password
ENABLE=1

Backup

To create a backup type:
savenode.sh on DIAL and prior.
or save-node on ASL.
All nodes on your server will be backed up.

Restore

  • Point your browser at [Backup server] and enter your node number and it's password.
  • You will see your last four backups in tgz format. Click the one you want to download it.
  • With your favorite file transfer program upload the file to your user home directory.
  • Then *CLI> tar -xzvf fliename.tgz; cd etc/asterisk and cp all or some of the files to the /etc/asterisk directory.

ASL Backup and Restore Menu

  • Login is as root.
  • Start the ASL Menu by typing asl-menu at the Linux prompt if not already showing.
  • Select 6 ASL Configuration Edit Menu
  • Select A Backup Restore Menu
  • Choose the Backup or Restore function desired