amtoc man page

amtoc — generate TOC (Table Of Contents) for an Amanda run

Synopsis

amtoc [-a] [-i] [-t] [-f file] [-s subs] [-w] [--] logfile

Description

Amtoc generates a table of contents for an Amanda run. It's a perl script (if you don't have perl, install it first!).

Options

-a
The output file name will be label-of-the-tape.toc in the same directory as logfile.
-i
Display help about amtoc.
-t
Generate the output in tabular form.
-f file
Write the output to a file ('-' for stdout).
-s subs
Evaluate the output file name from subs, with $_ set to label-of-the-tape. The -a option is equivalent to -s's/$_/.toc/'.
-w
Separate tapes with form-feeds and display blank lines before totals.
--
Marks the last option so the next parameter is the logfile.

logfile

(use '-' for stdin)

Output Format

The standard output has five fields separated by two spaces:

#  Server:/partition  date  level  size[Kb]
0  daily-05:  19991005  -  -
1  cuisun15:/cuisun15/home  19991005  1  96
2  cuinfs:/export/dentiste  19991005  1  96
  ...
103  cuisg11:/  19991005  0  4139136
103  total:  -  -  16716288

In tabular format (-t), this would look like:

  #  Server:/partition           date      lev  size[Kb]
  0  daily-05:                   19991005    -         -
  1  cuisun15:/cuisun15/home     19991005    1        96
  2  cuinfs:/export/dentiste     19991005    1        96
  ...
103  cuisg11:/                   19991005    0   4139136
103  total:                      -           -  16716288

Usage

The easiest way to use it is to run amtoc right after amdump in the cron job:

amdump daily ; logdir=`amgetconf daily logdir` ; log=`ls -1t $logdir/log.*.[0-9] | head -1` ; amtoc -a $log

which will generate /usr/local/etc/amanda//daily/tape_label.toc. You may also want to call amtoc after an amflush.

See Also

amanda(8), amdump(8), amflush(8), amgetconf(8)

The Amanda Wiki: : http://wiki.zmanda.com/

Authors

Nicolas Mayencourt <Nicolas.Mayencourt@cui.unige.ch>

University of Geneva/Switzerland

Stefan G. Weichinger <sgw@amanda.org>

Referenced By

amanda(8).

10/18/2016 Amanda 3.4 System Administration Commands