Establishing backup user equivalence
Before you use the Backup Manager
to back up a filesystem on a remote host, you must
establish user equivalence
for the backup user account on both the remote and local hosts.
To do this, use the
User Equivalence Manager.
On the local system:
Make sure that the /usr/backup/.rhosts files on both the local and remote systems are owned by the backup user:
-rw------- 1 backup backup 878 Oct 21 15:57 .rhostsTo verify that backup user equivalence is established, check the contents of the /usr/backup/.rhosts files. For example, the .rhosts file on pdxbox contains:
hawthorne backupThe .rhosts file on hawthorne contains: