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Backup – restore user mailbox in Zimbra

Elegant way to backup or restore user mailbox in Zimbra.

Tested in Zimbra 8.x and works.

BACKUP user mailbox:

/opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m user@domain.tld getRestURL "//?fmt=zip" > /backup/dir/user@domain.tld.zip

RESTORE user mailbox:

/opt/zimbra/bin/zmmailbox -z -m user@domain.tld postRestURL "//?fmt=zip&resolve=reset" /backup/dir/user@domain.tld.zip




Cisco PIX …

hardware: Cisco PIX 515E with 6.3.x version of OS

Backup PIX configuration to tftp server

  1. login
  2. enable
  3. write net xxx.yyy.zzz.www:pix-conf-date.conf

xxx.yyy.zzz.www – tftp IP address

pix-conf-date.conf – configuration file name


Upgrade PIX OS from tftp

  1. login
  2. enable
  3. copy tftp flash <— upgrade OS
  4. reload <— restart PIX


Configure NTP server

  1. login
  2. enable
  3. conf t
  4. ntp authenticate
  5. ntp server xxx.yyy.zzz.w1w source outside <— external NTP server
  6. ntp server xxx.yyy.zzz.w2w source outside
  7. ntp server xxx.yyy.zzz.w3w source inside <— internal NTP server
  8. write mem <— save changes