What is backup label?

(Doc ID 1003943.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 08, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
All Platforms


The "format" utility offers a command "backup - search for backup labels".
The following are explained in this document:

What are "backup labels"?
Where are these labels?
What does format->backup actually do?


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