NDMP CAB extension APIs

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Hello, I'm looking for some info about NDMP CAB extension APIs. Where and how can I get some more detailed know-how, besides just some very high level definitions? I am a developer and my customer would like to investigate options to enhance their product. It is already capable of doing NDMP operations for 7-mode, but adding CAB is a necessity, I think.


Re: NDMP CAB extension APIs


Alan -


You can find the full specs for NDMP on SNIA:


I hope this response has been helpful to you.


At your service,


Eugene E. Kashpureff, Sr.
Independent NetApp Consultant
Senior NetApp Instructor, FastLane US
(P.S. I appreciate 'kudos' on any helpful posts.)


Re: NDMP CAB extension APIs

Hi Eugene,

thank you for your reply. In the NDMP standard there are some general descriptions about  Server extensions and Proprietary vs. Standard Extensions. No mention of CAB extension, which is a propriteray NetApp and some more further details on that is what I'm looking for. Or Am I missing something?