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Installing Arch Linux Using Arch Anywhere – Part 2

This post is 2nd part of Arch Linux installation guide and as you may read the first part, you know that we want to do it by Arch Anywhere and now, if you have downloaded ISO from Arch Anywhere website, mount it and follow the below steps. I’ll install Arch Linux on a virtual machine, you can do it on virtual machine or physical machine.

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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Installing Arch Linux Using Arch Anywhere – Part 1

Arch Linux is one of most popular Linux distributions and one of most updated Linux distributions.

Arch Linux has no graphical or automatic installer for installation and installing Arch Linux is not simple for most new users.

During installation, you have to do initialize disk, create partitions, configure boot-loader and other configurations manually. So you need to know enough about Linux. If you know, what are you doing, it would be wonderful experience but if not, it will be dark dream!

Now, what’s solution to gain experience of working with most updated Linux for beginner users?

Answer, you can use Arch Anywhere to install Arch Linux.

What’s Arch Anywhere? 

Arch Anywhere contains a script to give you ability to install Arch Linux with very customization and of course, all things will be automated.


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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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Nakivo Backup & Replication – VM Replication

Replication

You can take backup from your virtual machines by Nakivo Backup & Replication, we have talked about that before. We’ve reviewed some amazing features but now, I want to explain replication feature for you.

You can create your replicated VMs in few steps, that’s so easy.

Nakivo Backup & Replication needs some requirements and you need to provide these requirements in your infrastructure. This is very similar between backup and replication suites.

If you have experience about working with backup and replication software, you know that what should you provide for replication.

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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Nakivo Backup & Replication – Command Line Interface – Part 2

Part 2:

As you may read my previous post which was first part of Nakivo Backup & Replication command line interface introducing posts, you can access to the command line by different ways and run your commands.

Now, we want to know, which commands are available to use?

The current commands categorized as the below five categories:

Job Management: You can use the commands to list, run, stop, enable, disable or get detailed information about your jobs as reports. Here is some examples of using the commands:

Nakivo CLI Example 1

Job Management

List jobs

job-list
  • Job ID
  • Job name
  • Current job status
  • Job last run result

Start a job

job-start [job_id] 

Stop a job

job-stop [job_id] 

Disable a job

job-disable [job_id] 

Enable a job

job-enable [job_id] 

Generate a report for a job

job-report [job_id]
  • The command with no arguments creates the job report and saves it to the current directory.
  • To save the report to other directory: job-report [job_id] –save-to [dir_path]
 

Return information about a job

job-info [job_id]
  • Job ID
  • Job name
  • Current job status
  • Job last run result

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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Nakivo Backup & Replication – Command Line Interface – Part 1

Nakivo Backup & Replication is now one of favorite backup and replication suites for vSphere environments and many small businesses using it for keeping their data secure, preventing down time during DR and recover any file or object from their services which hosting by virtual machines.

I wrote some posts about Nakivo Backup & Replication and I suggest that read the previous posts, if you are not familiar with that:

Nakivo BR has many features and the features will be useful when you have an automation tools for doing management tasks easier and faster. hopefully, Nakivo BR has it essentially.

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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Nakivo Backup & Replication 6.x – Instant File Recovery

Sometimes, you need to restore some files (Instant File Recovery) that it’s stored on your virtual machine cause of file corruption or anything else. So you will look at your backup and you will try to restore your machine. The files will be restored but other files that you don’t need those restored!

All you configurations will be affected because you roll back machine to a different time.

So what’s solution?

Nakivo Backup & Replication has a feature for restoring guest files instead of restoring virtual machine files and disks.

The feature is “File Recovery” (Instant File Recovery) and you be able to recover your files instantly from any restore point which you want.

Just you need to a valid backup from your virtual machine.

Now, let’s review restore process with an example. I have created a Windows machine and I want show you that how you can restore your files from restore points.

At first step, I have created a folder on the test machine and also some text files within the folder. The text files are different in each restore point.

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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New VMware LABS – NSX for App Volumes

Summary

NSX for App Volumes offers the ability to manage network policies associated with an application in App Volumes. More specifically, this Fling gives App Volumes the ability to publish applications to desktops with associated network policies in real-time. The associated network policies will be effective when applications are attached to desktops and deactivated when applications detached. Thus, this Fling enables a per-app network management solution.

NSX for App Volumes

 

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Davoud Teimouri is as a professional blogger, vExpert 2015-2016-2017, VCA, MCITP. This blog is started with simple posts and now, it has large following readers.

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