Approx. restore time estimate

Kurt Buff kurt.buff at
Tue Sep 15 00:33:58 UTC 2009

On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 16:36, jaymax <jaymax36 at> wrote:
> Thanks!
> That might explain. Is there an alternate process you would recommend with
> at least equal reliability.
> BTW I should have mentioned that I was restoring from a disk file rather
> than from a tape
> Thanks again.

IME, restoring from disk or tape makes little difference, if you're
doing a full restore, and once the restore process is up and running.

The bigger bottleneck is the write speed of the disk(s) you're
restoring to - it's always slower to write than to read, often by a
very large margin.


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