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Old 10-29-2007, 11:07 AM   #1
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ufsdump explained


By default, does ufsdump compress files when it writes to tape? The man pages for this command do not say and I can't find anything on the INternet that explains this command in any real depth.
 
Old 10-30-2007, 11:06 AM   #2
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Disregard the last entry. I have resolved my issue. Another individual in my company was using the ufsdump process to backup a file of the same name that I was using.

I mistook this file for my own and thought that ufsdump automatically compressed files since this second file of the same name was considerably smaller.
 
  


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