TRIUMF Grid System Management Documentation

Backup Procedures Before Reinstalling TRIUMF Nodes

Candidates for backup include the following trees:

Directory Reason
/root capture old root shell history, specific changes to the profile and/or the ssh autority, and previous anaconda install logs.
/etc all configuration information is here.
/var If too big and/or not very interesting always backup /var/log (for log files) and /var/spool (for cron jobs)