Or you could use the SAVSAVFDTA command and copy the data to tape so you can restore directly from the tape.
Do image catalogs and virtual tape get saved along with the rest of the IFS?
Paul E Musselman
From:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Jim Oberholtzer
Sent: Friday, March 02, 2012 10:18 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: IFS backup to Disk
Another alternative would be to create an image catalog and use Virtual
Tape. That way the tape image can just be duped to physical tape
providing for a single step recover directly from the physical tape,
instead of having to restore the save file and then restore the needed