Restoring server configuration from the command line interface

  1. To restore a server configuration from the command line interface, copy the backup file in /var/tmp on the SMC server using SSH protocol.
  2. Connect to the SMC server via the console port or SSH connection with the "root" user.
  3. Enter the command
    fwadmin-config-restore --backup-file /path/to/backup. Replace backup-file /path/to/backup by the name and path.
  4. Reboot.

To know how to create a server backup, refer to sections Saving the server configuration from the web interface and Saving the server configuration from the command line interface.