IBM i File System Agent Subclient Properties of <subclient name> (Content)

Use this dialog box to configure the data that you want to include in the IBM i File System Agent backup.

Subclient content

Select this option when you want to include pre-defined data in the backup. You can select one or more of the following options:

  • Security objects

    Include the following security objects in the backup:

    • User profiles
    • Authorization lists
    • Authority holders
  • Configuration objects

    Include the following configuration objects in the backup:

    • Line descriptions
    • Controller descriptions
    • Device descriptions
    • Mode descriptions
    • Network interface descriptions
    • Class-of-service descriptions
    • Network server descriptions
    • NetBIOS descriptions
    • Connection lists
    • Configuration lists
    • Token-ring adaptor data
    • Hardware resource data
  • *IBM

    Include the IBM supplied libraries in the backup. All libraries that have names that begin with the letter Q and #CGULIB, #DSULIB, #SEULIB, #COBLIB, #RPGLIB, #DFULIB, #SDALIB will be saved. The libraries that begin with the letter Q and that contain user data and those libraries will be omitted from this backup item. Check the IBM webpage for the list of user libraries that begin with letter Q.

  • *ALLUSR

    Include all the user libraries in the backup. All libraries that have names that do not begin with the letter Q will be saved except #CGULIB, #DSULIB, #SEULIB, #COBLIB, #RPGLIB, #DFULIB, #SDALIB. The libraries that begin with letter Q and that contain user data will also part of this backup item. Check the IBM webpage for the list of user libraries that begin with letter Q.

  • *ALLDO

    If you select this option, the user ID must be enrolled in the QDLS.

    Include the documents, folders, and distribution objects in the backup.

  • *LINK

    Include the system and user directories and the user objects that are contained in the directories.

Note: The default subclient backs up the 6 pre-defined backup items in the list above.

Custom subclient content

Select this option to add directories, folders, and files to the backup content.

You can use wildcards to define content for a subclient. For a list of supported wildcards, see Supported Wildcards for the IBM i File System Agent Agent.

Note: If the file or directory name that you want to add to the content contains a wildcard character, you must add an escape character ("\") before the wildcard character.

The Network File System (NFS) is not included in the backup. You must manually add the directory.

Only the libraries in the subclient content are backed up.

When a symbolic link is included in the subclient content, the target of the symbolic link along with the link is displayed.

  • Delete

    Click to delete the selected path/data/folder from the Contents list for this subclient.

  • Browse

    Browse for new content that you want to add to this subclient.

  • Add Paths

    Enter the paths to the content that you want to include in the backup.

    You must enter the path in the UNIX format.

    Each directory  must be on a new line.

  • Edit Paths

    Edit existing content paths.