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    system database backup


    system database backup localsystem database backup remote protocol:url [ password password ]


    This command backs up the system configuration database.





    Default Value


    This backs up the configuration database to local chassis storage.

    This option is only available for the BTI7801 chassis.

    remote protocol:url

    This backs up the configuration database to the specified remote location.


    username is the username to use on the remote server.

    host is the host name or IP address of the remote server.

    port is the protocol port number to use.

    filepath is the filepath where you want to place the configuration database file.

    If username is not specified, the current CLI session’s login name is used.

    If port is not specified, the standard default FTP or SFTP port is used.

    If filepath is not specified, the file is copied to the FTP/SFTP user’s home directory.

    password password

    The password associated with the specified username

    If a password is not specified, the system prompts you for a password.

    Note: The password must contain alphanumeric characters only.

    A character string


    Additional Information

    The system automatically assigns a filename to the backed-up database file. Do not change this filename as the name has significance.

    Required Privilege Level

    Sample Output

    bti7800# system database backup remote sftp://user@
    Value for 'password' (<string>): ****** 
    bti7800# show system database 
    Backup Status 
    CurrentStatus   : ready-to-backup 
    Module          : cmm:1/A 
    RemoteUrl       : sftp://user@ 
    NotificationMsg : Backup successful

    Modified: 2017-04-25