How To Prevent Restoring With Imsrestore While Remapping UID To Another UID With Messages In His Mailbox? (Doc ID 1435098.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version: 7u4-23 and later   [Release: 7u4 and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

A user was already existing on a messaging system.

Next, when running an imsrestore with remapping an old UID to the same UID as the existing user, the restored files were put in the already existing mailbox.

How can we prevent this ?


Background information:
You can use imsrestore with the '-m' option to restore from a backup to another UID.

Solution

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