How do I backup directories on the IFS to tape? What command and parms?
Here is an example showing how to backup all the directories in the IFS except /QDLS and /QSYS.LIB to tape drive TAP01. /QDLS is omitted because it should be saved with the SAVDLO command. /QSYS.LIB is omitted because it should be saved with the SAVSYS and SAVLIB commands...
SAV DEV('/qsys.lib/tap01.devd') OBJ(('/*')('/qsys.lib' *OMIT)('/qdls' *OMIT)) ENDOPT(*UNLOAD) UPDHST(*YES)
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