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For the most recent information on this CLI, including syntax and description, see [http://www.zimbra.com/docs/ne/latest/administration_guide/A_app-command-line.20.1.html ZCS Administrator's Guide Network Edition > Appendix A Command-Line Utilities].
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=CLI zmschedulebackup Network Edition only=
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{{WIP}}For the most recent information on this CLI, including syntax and description, see [https://www.zimbra.com/docs/ne/latest/administration_guide/wwhelp/wwhimpl/js/html/wwhelp.htm#href=860_admin_ne.Appendix_A%E2%80%82Command_Line_Utilities.html ZCS Administrator's Guide Network Edition > Appendix A Command-Line Utilities].
  
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==zmschedulebackup==
*zmschedulebackup now supports -u for uncompressed zip blob storage.
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This command is used to schedule backups and add the command to your cron table. Since Zimbra Collaboration 6.0 '''zmschedulebackup''' supports -u for uncompressed zip blob storage.
  
==zmschedulebackup==
 
This command is used to schedule backups and add the command to your cron table.
 
 
The default schedule is as follows:
 
The default schedule is as follows:
 
 
*Full backup, every Saturday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 6)
 
*Full backup, every Saturday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 6)
 
*Incremental backup, Sunday through Friday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 0-5)
 
*Incremental backup, Sunday through Friday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 0-5)
  
 
Each crontab entry is a single line composed of five fields separated by a blank space. Specify the fields as follows:
 
Each crontab entry is a single line composed of five fields separated by a blank space. Specify the fields as follows:
 
 
*minute — 0 through 59
 
*minute — 0 through 59
 
*hour — 0 through 23
 
*hour — 0 through 23
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===Description===
 
===Description===
 
{|style="width:100%" border="1" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0"
 
{|style="width:100%" border="1" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0"
! align="left" bgcolor="tan" |Name
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! style="color:white;" align="left" bgcolor="#0087c3" |Name
! align="left" bgcolor="tan" |Command Name
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! style="color:white;" align="left" bgcolor="#0087c3" |Command Name
! align="left" bgcolor="tan"|Description
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! style="color:white;" align="left" bgcolor="#0087c3"|Description
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|-
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| help
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| style="text-align: center;" | -h
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| Displays the usage options for this command.
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|-
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| query
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| style="text-align: center;" | -q
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| Default command. Displays the existing Zimbra backup schedule.
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|-
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| save
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| style="text-align: center;" | -s
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| Save the schedule. Allows you to save the schedule command to a text file so that you can quickly regenerate the backup schedule when the system is restored.
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|-
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| flush
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| style="text-align: center;" | -F
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| Removes the current schedule and cancels all scheduled backups.
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|-
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| append
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| style="text-align: center;" | -A
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| Adds an additional specified backup to the current schedule.
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|-
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| replace
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| style="text-align: center;" | -R
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| Replaces the current schedule with the specified schedule.
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|-
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| default
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| style="text-align: center;" | -D
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| Replaces the current schedule with the default schedule.
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|-
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| colspan="3" | Options that will be passed to zmbackup
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|-
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| no compression
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| style="text-align: center;" | -n
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| Backs up blobs as individual files rather than in zip files
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|-
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| compress
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| style="text-align: center;" | -z
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| Backs up blobs in compressed zip files. Ignored if --zipStore is specified.
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|-
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| --zipStore
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|
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| Backs up blobs in zip file without compression.
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|-
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| target
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| style="text-align: center;" | -t
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| Can be used only to designate a full back target location. The default is /opt/zimbra/backup. '''Note:''' You cannot designate a target for incremental backups. If a target (-t) location is added for incremental scheduled backups, it is ignored.
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|-
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| account
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| style="text-align: center;" | -a
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| Account specific. The default is all accounts.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |help
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| --mail-report
|<nowiki>-h</nowiki>
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|  
|Displays the usage options for this command.
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| Send an email report to the admin user.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |query
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| --server
|<nowiki>-q</nowiki>
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|  
|Default command.  Displays the existing Zimbra backup schedule.
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| server - Mail server hostname. Default is localhost.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |save
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| --sync
|<nowiki>-s</nowiki>
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|  
|Save the schedule. Allows you to save the schedule command to a text file so that you can quickly regenerate the backup schedule when the system is restored.
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| Runs full backup synchronously.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |flush
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| --excludeBlobs
|<nowiki>-F</nowiki>
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|  
|Removes the current schedule and cancels all scheduled backups.
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| Exclude blobs from full backup. If unspecified, server config is used.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |append
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| --includeBlobs
|<nowiki>-A</nowiki>
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|  
|Adds an additional specified backup to the current schedule
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| Include blobs in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |replace
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| --excludeHsmBlobs
|<nowiki>-R</nowiki>
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|  
|Replaces the current schedule with the specified schedule.
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| Exclude blobs on HSM volumes from full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |default
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| --includeHsmBlobs
|<nowiki>-D</nowiki>
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|  
|Replaces the current schedule with the default schedule.
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| Include blobs on HSM volumes in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |compress
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| --excludeSearchIndex
|<nowiki>-z</nowiki>
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|  
|Compress email blobs with zip
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| Exclude search index form full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |target
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| --includeSearchIndex
|<nowiki>-t</nowiki>
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|  
|Can be used only to designate a full back target location. The default is /opt/zimbra/backup.
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| Include search index in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
 
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|-
'''''Note:''' You cannot designate a target for incremental backups.  If a target (<nowiki>-</nowiki>t) location is added for incremental scheduled backups, it is ignored.''
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| Cron schedule
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|
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| backup-type: <i | f | d arg>
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |account
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|  
|<nowiki>-a</nowiki>
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|  
|Account specific.  The default is all accounts.
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|  
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |Incremental Backup
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| incremental backup
|<nowiki>i</nowiki>
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| style="text-align: center;" | i
|<nowiki><time specifier></nowiki> Incremental backup. Incremental backup is not used with the auto-grouped backup mode.
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| <time specifier> Incremental backup. Incremental backup is not used with the auto-grouped backup mode.
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |Full Backup
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| full backup
|<nowiki>f</nowiki>
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| style="text-align: center;" | f
|Full backup.
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| Full backup
 
|-
 
|-
|style="background=white" |Delete
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| delete
|<nowiki>d <arg></nowiki>
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| style="text-align: center;" | d <arg>
|Delete backups.
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| Delete backups. <arg> is n(d|m|y)
 
|}
 
|}
 
 
  
 
===Examples===
 
===Examples===
 
*To schedule the default full and incremental backup
 
*To schedule the default full and incremental backup
 
 
  zmschedulebackup -D
 
  zmschedulebackup -D
  
 
*To replace the existing schedule with a new schedule
 
*To replace the existing schedule with a new schedule
 
 
  zmschedulebackup -R f [“schedule”]
 
  zmschedulebackup -R f [“schedule”]
  
 
*To add an additional full backup to the existing schedule
 
*To add an additional full backup to the existing schedule
 
 
  zmschedulebackup -A f [“schedule”]
 
  zmschedulebackup -A f [“schedule”]
  
 
*To add an additional incremental backup to the existing schedule
 
*To add an additional incremental backup to the existing schedule
 
 
  zmschedulebackup -A i [“schedule”]
 
  zmschedulebackup -A i [“schedule”]
  
 
*To display the existing schedules
 
*To display the existing schedules
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<pre>zmschedulebackup -q
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Current Schedule:
  
zmschedulebackup -q
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        f 0 1 * * 6 -a all --mail-report
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        i 0 1 * * 0-5 --mail-report
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        d 1m 0 0 * * * --mail-report</pre>
  
 
*To display the schedules on one line as a command, so that they can be copied to a text file and saved to be used if the application needs to be restored.
 
*To display the schedules on one line as a command, so that they can be copied to a text file and saved to be used if the application needs to be restored.
 
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<pre>zmschedulebackup -s
zmschedulebackup -s
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-a all --mail-report f "0 1 * * 6"
 
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--mail-report i "0 1 * * 0-5"
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--mail-report d 1m "0 0 * * *"</pre>
*http://www.zimbra.com/docs/ne/5.0.19/administration_guide/A_app-command-line.18.10.html#1268053
 
 
 
=ZCS 4.5=
 
*http://www.zimbra.com/docs/ne/4.5.10/administration_guide/A_app-command-line.14.5.html#1173386
 
  
 
=Related Articles=
 
=Related Articles=
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[[Category:Command Line Interface]]
 
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CLI zmschedulebackup Network Edition only

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For the most recent information on this CLI, including syntax and description, see ZCS Administrator's Guide Network Edition > Appendix A Command-Line Utilities.

zmschedulebackup

This command is used to schedule backups and add the command to your cron table. Since Zimbra Collaboration 6.0 zmschedulebackup supports -u for uncompressed zip blob storage.

The default schedule is as follows:

  • Full backup, every Saturday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 6)
  • Incremental backup, Sunday through Friday at 1:00 a.m. (0 1 * * 0-5)

Each crontab entry is a single line composed of five fields separated by a blank space. Specify the fields as follows:

  • minute — 0 through 59
  • hour — 0 through 23
  • day of month — 1 through 31
  • month — 1 through 12
  • day of week — 0 through 7 (0 or 7 is Sunday, or use names)

Type an asterisk (*) in the fields you are not using.

This command automatically writes the schedule to the crontab.

Syntax

zmschedulebackup {-q|-s|-A|-R|-F|-D}[f|i|d|] [“schedule”]

Description

Name Command Name Description
help -h Displays the usage options for this command.
query -q Default command. Displays the existing Zimbra backup schedule.
save -s Save the schedule. Allows you to save the schedule command to a text file so that you can quickly regenerate the backup schedule when the system is restored.
flush -F Removes the current schedule and cancels all scheduled backups.
append -A Adds an additional specified backup to the current schedule.
replace -R Replaces the current schedule with the specified schedule.
default -D Replaces the current schedule with the default schedule.
Options that will be passed to zmbackup
no compression -n Backs up blobs as individual files rather than in zip files
compress -z Backs up blobs in compressed zip files. Ignored if --zipStore is specified.
--zipStore Backs up blobs in zip file without compression.
target -t Can be used only to designate a full back target location. The default is /opt/zimbra/backup. Note: You cannot designate a target for incremental backups. If a target (-t) location is added for incremental scheduled backups, it is ignored.
account -a Account specific. The default is all accounts.
--mail-report Send an email report to the admin user.
--server server - Mail server hostname. Default is localhost.
--sync Runs full backup synchronously.
--excludeBlobs Exclude blobs from full backup. If unspecified, server config is used.
--includeBlobs Include blobs in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
--excludeHsmBlobs Exclude blobs on HSM volumes from full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
--includeHsmBlobs Include blobs on HSM volumes in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
--excludeSearchIndex Exclude search index form full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
--includeSearchIndex Include search index in full backup. If unspecified, the server config is used.
Cron schedule backup-type:
incremental backup i
full backup f Full backup
delete d <arg> m|y)

Examples

  • To schedule the default full and incremental backup
zmschedulebackup -D
  • To replace the existing schedule with a new schedule
zmschedulebackup -R f [“schedule”]
  • To add an additional full backup to the existing schedule
zmschedulebackup -A f [“schedule”]
  • To add an additional incremental backup to the existing schedule
zmschedulebackup -A i [“schedule”]
  • To display the existing schedules
zmschedulebackup -q
Current Schedule:

        f 0 1 * * 6 -a all --mail-report
        i 0 1 * * 0-5 --mail-report
        d 1m 0 0 * * * --mail-report
  • To display the schedules on one line as a command, so that they can be copied to a text file and saved to be used if the application needs to be restored.
zmschedulebackup -s
 -a all --mail-report f "0 1 * * 6"
 --mail-report i "0 1 * * 0-5"
 --mail-report d 1m "0 0 * * *"

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Verified Against: Zimbra Collaboration 8.6, 8.5, 8.0.x Date Created: 5/2/2006
Article ID: https://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=CLI_zmschedulebackup_Network_Edition_only Date Modified: 2015-07-11



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