church1e's blog

A repository of information technology questions and answers

Latest posts

Solaris SAM and QFS file systems

When it comes to storage, Solaris provides more choices than any other OS. Add a couple of packages and you have a hierarchical storage manager.

How to backup SAM-FS file systems

samfsdump can back up 100,000 files a minute, because it's not backing up the full files, just control data. Meaning restore time is also VERY fast.