Chapter 18. Backup and Disaster Recovery
18.1. Backing up Red Hat Satellite Server
Procedure 18.1. To Back up Your Red Hat Satellite Server:
- Ensure your backup location has enough disk space to contain a copy of all of the following directories:
This can be a considerable amount of space so plan accordingly.
- Run the backup script:
# /usr/bin/katello-backup backup_directoryThe
katello-backupscript stops all services which could impact the backup, performs the backup, then restarts the required services.This process can take a long time to complete, due to the amount of data to copy.