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SAVCFG -- Save Configuration

SAVCFG -- Save Configuration

Definition provided courtesy of the iSeries Information Center

The Save Configuration (SAVCFG) command saves all configuration and system resource management (SRM) objects without requiring a system in a restricted state. The information saved includes the following:

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

Information saved can be restored with the RSTCFG command.

Tips that involve the SAVCFG command:

  • Save components of the SAVSYS individually
  • Caution when using PWRDWNSYS ** SAVSYS(*YES)

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