Full system recovery of an OpenVMS file system client includes the following phases:
Preparing for a Full System Recovery
You must have a backup disk image available that has the same configuration as the original system.
Modify the CVOV_CONFIG.DAT file to include locked files. For more information, see Configuring Backups for Locked Files and Disaster Recovery Operations.
Recovering the OpenVMS File System Data
Verify that the hard links are enabled for the restore operation. For more information, see Configuring Backups for Hard Links and Disaster Recovery Operations.
Recover the file system data by following Recovering the OpenVMS File System Data.