Restoring from a BBR Backup
This topic describes how to restore your Concourse pipelines from a Bosh Backup and Restore (BBR) backup. Reasons to restore Concourse from a backup include:
- Something went wrong with your Concourse pipelines
- You want to validate that a backup works
bbr deployment restorecommand:
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bbr deployment \ --deployment TARGET-CONCOURSE \ restore \ --artifact-path PATH-TO-BACKUP
TARGET-CONCOURSEis your target deployment, and
PATH-TO-BACKUPis the path to the backup directory you wish to restore from.
Make sure that you are running the same version of Concourse that your backup was created from.
Run the following command to verify that the state of your pipelines has been restored:
fly -t TARGET-CONCOURSE pipelines
TARGET-CONCOURSEis your target deployment.
Broken git Resources
Symptom: After a restore, git repository resources appear broken with an error like this: