Restore from tape via SBC without a valid SEP sesam database

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Restore with SESAM Backup from tape without sm_recover.

Goals

Restore of a SESAM server without sm_recover only with sbc directly off a tape.

Prerequisite

1) Correctly set up OS with working Tape drive or loader device
2) Correctly installed SEP Sesam server (identical version to the preceiding system)
3) Medium which contains a corretly saved SESAM-BACKUP

Displaying the savesets on the tape via sm_sms_interface

Sms4.jpg

Important information here:
1) Segment number (4)
2) Saveset name (SC20090610105624)
3) Tape Label (cefix00001) 
4) Tape ID (1)

Restore of the saveset via sbc

Restore.jpg Restore suc.jpg

Restore is done with the sbc command which contains the following information:

sbc -r -l FULL -C <client_host>:11001 -S <server_host>:11001 -d SMS:<tape_device> -t <tape_name>:<tape_id> -s <saveset_id> -n <segmentnummer> -R / -o overwrite