How to perform a live backup of Starteam
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This method describes a fast convenient safe way to perform a live back up of Starteam while it is "live".
Issue a command line statement to lock the server at a decided time via a scheduled task. Create and use a user that has the server access rights to View System Configuration, Modify System Configuration and Remotely Administer Server. From Server Administration, click the Access Rights button. Add the user to the list box and set these access rights.
stcmd server-mode -s ":@:" -q -x -mode lock
Once the StarTeam Server is locked:
Once both of these processes have completed, the StarTeam Server
can be unlocked via a scheduled task. You?ll want to time these
processes to make sure that you leave enough time for these
processes to complete before unlocking the server.
stcmd server-mode -s ":@:" -q -x -mode unlock
Start the backup of the cloned locations and the database backup to tape.