restic-restore - Man Page

Extract the data from a snapshot

Synopsis

restic restore [flags] snapshotID

Description

The "restore" command extracts the data from a snapshot from the repository to a directory.

The special snapshot "latest" can be used to restore the latest snapshot in the repository.

Exit Status

Exit status is 0 if the command was successful, and non-zero if there was any error.

Options

-e,  --exclude=[]

exclude a pattern (can be specified multiple times)

-h,  --help[=false]

help for restore

-H,  --host=[]

only consider snapshots for this host when the snapshot ID is "latest" (can be specified multiple times)

--iexclude=[]

same as --exclude but ignores the casing of filenames

--iinclude=[]

same as --include but ignores the casing of filenames

-i,  --include=[]

include a pattern, exclude everything else (can be specified multiple times)

--path=[]

only consider snapshots which include this (absolute) path for snapshot ID "latest"

--tag=[]

only consider snapshots which include this taglist for snapshot ID "latest"

-t,  --target=""

directory to extract data to

--verify[=false]

verify restored files content

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

--cacert=[]

file to load root certificates from (default: use system certificates)

--cache-dir=""

set the cache directory. (default: use system default cache directory)

--cleanup-cache[=false]

auto remove old cache directories

--json[=false]

set output mode to JSON for commands that support it

--key-hint=""

key ID of key to try decrypting first (default: $RESTIC_KEY_HINT)

--limit-download=0

limits downloads to a maximum rate in KiB/s. (default: unlimited)

--limit-upload=0

limits uploads to a maximum rate in KiB/s. (default: unlimited)

--no-cache[=false]

do not use a local cache

--no-lock[=false]

do not lock the repository, this allows some operations on read-only repositories

-o,  --option=[]

set extended option (key=value, can be specified multiple times)

--password-command=""

shell command to obtain the repository password from (default: $RESTIC_PASSWORD_COMMAND)

-p,  --password-file=""

file to read the repository password from (default: $RESTIC_PASSWORD_FILE)

-q,  --quiet[=false]

do not output comprehensive progress report

-r,  --repo=""

repository to backup to or restore from (default: $RESTIC_REPOSITORY)

--repository-file=""

file to read the repository location from (default: $RESTIC_REPOSITORY_FILE)

--tls-client-cert=""

path to a file containing PEM encoded TLS client certificate and private key

-v,  --verbose[=0]

be verbose (specify multiple times or a level using --verbose=n, max level/times is 3)

See Also

restic(1)

Referenced By

restic(1).

Jan 2017 generated by `restic generate`