OMNIbus Object Server Automatic Database Backup
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How to configure the Object Server for
OMNIbus provides an automatic_backup automation that can be used to automatically backup the Object Sever database files at a regular interval. It is configurable for the backup directory and the number of backup files to retain. All information within the Object Server database is backed up including events, tables, columns, triggers, procedures and users.
§The following default automations are included with OMNIbus and are in the auto
automatic_backup - Temporal trigger to backup the Object Server database. This trigger is disabled by default and must be configured and enabled to backup the Object Server.
backup_failed - Signal trigger which generates a critical alert when backup fails. Enabled by default.
backup_ succeeded - Signal trigger which generates a clearing alert when the backup is successful. Enabled by default.
To enable the automatic_backup trigger:
1) Create the backup directories. By default, the backup is created in $OMN
3) Enable the
5) Optionally, modify the backup directory on the automatic_backup trigger action tab. Backups are created in $OMN
Within the backup directory, two files are created master_store.tab and table_store.tab. To restore the Object Server from these files:
Note the Object Server database will be restored to the time the Backup was created. Any users created, new events or other modifications made since the last backup will be lost.