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Request URI: /

Methods: GET, POST

POST fcr:backup Initiate a (consistent) backup of the repository

The backup will be stored in a temporary directory on the server. As yet, there is not a REST API method for retrieving the content of the backup.



curl -X POST "http://localhost:8080/rest/fcr:backup"



Status: 200 OK




200 OK


POST fcr:restore Replace repository content with data from a backup directory



curl -X POST --data-binary "/tmp/fcrepo4-data/path/to/backup/directory" "http://localhost:8080/rest/fcr:restore"



Status: 204 No Content



204 Backup restored

500 Error restoring backup

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