JC <jingchenzhou> wrote:> Is it possible to use ufsdump to do backup from a user's account
> instead of root? I don't have root privilege, but I would like to do a
> daily incremental backup on a filesystem (e.g. /u1) to a NFS volume
> (e.g. /nfs/backup) that I have write access.> /usr/sbin/ufsdump 5uf /nfs/backup/u1.dmp /u1> If ufsdump is not an option, can you recommend one that is proper for
> the task mentioned above?This is usually possible if :> Thanks,
1/ some group "operator?" is allowed read access to the raw-disk
2/ the user is a member of group "operator"
( cant speak for solaris, but it works this way in *BSD)
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