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i need to move or copy some zip(.tar,.gz,.Z) files from solaris server to Backup tape drive and also i want to retrive from tapedrive when ever i want without any loss.

kindly expain the procedure. i have less knowledge in programming.

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migrated from Jul 7 '10 at 13:11

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Googling "howto tape backup solaris" found this:

PS: Computer hardware and also its environment is not perfect so you cannot rule out loss but only achive a low loss probability.

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