A complete or full restore is commenced by selecting the task to restore. The rsync command shows either the
--dry-run backup command or the restore command to execute. You might copy the command to a terminal window to check the result of a run. It is a
--dry-run only and simulates the real run.
It is advised do a full restore to a temporary restore catalog. To commence a full restore select a task and the
synchronizeradio button shows the actual rsync command for synchronize task including all parameters
restoreradio button shows the rsync command for restore including all parameters from the backup task
verifyradio button shows the rsync command for verifying
The Restore view does an estimate of numbers to transfer. It is advised to check the tmp catalog. By selecting
Restore button in the restore view commence the restore process. You are prompted to confirm to commence a full restore.
If selected the
restore will copy all files in destination to the temporary local restore catalog. For
snapshot task a restore from is from the most recent snapshot. You are prompted to confirm to commence a full restore.
The tmp catalog must be set in userconfig. If not set RsyncOSX informs about it.