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Exalogic: ExaBR - How to Restore a Corrupted VM (Doc ID 2809744.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 01, 2021

Applies to:

Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud Software - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


 Purpose of this knowledge article is to document procedure found in our Exabr Backup and Recovery Guide on how to restore a VM if the vServer you want to restore has corrupted data in one of the following ways:

  1. The vServer is not accessible through SSH
  2. Essential binaries such as bash and tar do not exist
  3. If the data of the user vServer was corrupted

These three conditions require you to do the following before you can restore the VM:

  1. Log in to Exalogic Control.

  2. Note the name, IP address, and vServer type of the vServer that has corrupted data.

  3. Delete the vServer in Exalogic Control.

  4. Recreate the vServer with the name, IP address, and vServer type you noted in step b.


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