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Backup Restoration taking a very long time.

Discussion in 'Data Protection' started by x1hosting, Jan 31, 2016.

  1. x1hosting

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    Hi please can any one help me here, I am trying to restore a user account from a backup. But this is taking ages.. I dont no if the script's timed out. Its being running about 2 hours now,

    Is there anyway I can check if it still running . The files size is 58.40GB

    Also what is the best way to back up and restore .. User backup or Legacy Backup

    Thanks for your time
     
  2. cPanelMichael

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    Hello :)

    It's likely a good idea to restore large archives such as this (58G) via the command line. EX:

    Code:
    /scripts/restorepkg /path/to/archive.tar.gz
    You can access the server via SSH and use a command such as "ps auxf" to see the progress of the restore.

    Thank you.
     
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