Table of Contents


  1. Preface
  2. Command Line Programs and Utilities
  3. Installing and Configuring Command Line Utilities
  4. Using the Command Line Programs
  5. Environment Variables for Command Line Programs
  6. Using infacmd
  7. infacmd as Command Reference
  8. infacmd aud Command Reference
  9. Infacmd bg Command Reference
  10. infacmd cms Command Reference
  11. infacmd dis Command Reference
  12. Infacmd es Command Reference
  13. infacmd ipc Command Reference
  14. infacmd isp Command Reference
  15. infacmd mrs Command Reference
  16. infacmd ms Command Reference
  17. infacmd oie Command Reference
  18. infacmd ps Command Reference
  19. infacmd pwx Command Reference
  20. infacmd rms Command Reference
  21. infacmd rtm Command Reference
  22. infacmd sch Command Reference
  23. infacmd search Command Reference
  24. infacmd sql Command Reference
  25. infacmd tdm Command Reference
  26. infacmd wfs Command Reference
  27. infacmd ws Command Reference
  28. infacmd xrf Command Reference
  29. infacmd Control Files
  30. infasetup Command Reference
  31. pmcmd Command Reference
  32. pmrep Command Reference
  33. Working with pmrep Files



Backs up the repository to the file specified with the -o option. You must provide the backup file name. Use this command when the repository is running. You must be connected to a repository to use this command.
The BackUp command uses the following syntax:
backup -o <output_file_name> [-d <description>] [-f (overwrite existing output file)] [-b (skip workflow and session logs)] [-j (skip deploy group history)] [-q (skip MX data)] [-v (skip task statistics)]
The following table describes
BackUp options and arguments:
Required. Name and path of the file for the repository backup. When you view the list of repository backup files in the Administrator tool, you can see only files with an extension of .rep.
Optional. Creates a description of the backup file based on the string that follows the option. The backup process truncates any character beyond 2,000.
Optional. Overwrites an existing file with the same name.
Optional. Skips tables related to workflow and session logs during backup.
Optional. Skips deployment group history during backup.
Optional. Skips tables related to MX data during backup.
Optional. Skips task statistics during backup.
To restore the backup file, use the Administrator tool, or use the
Restore command.

Updated February 12, 2021