[pve-devel] create snapshots

Alexandre DERUMIER aderumier at odiso.com
Wed Sep 5 07:08:52 CEST 2012


Ok, I have tested it,
snapshot of drive works fine,
But I don't understand how the vm state is saved.

what is the statefile argument ?
I thinked that the state was saved inside the (first) disk. (so vmstate is snapshoted and we can rollback it easily)
Or it's for doing some tests ?
I don't know if the vmstate is ok, but it seem faster to take than using the savevm command. (and also qmp socket don't timeout like with savevm)


When I tried to use loadvm, it complain that state is not available.(So we need to hack loadvm too to use external statefile)



----- Mail original ----- 

De: "Dietmar Maurer" <dietmar at proxmox.com> 
À: "Alexandre DERUMIER" <aderumier at odiso.com> 
Cc: pve-devel at pve.proxmox.com 
Envoyé: Mardi 4 Septembre 2012 14:22:12 
Objet: RE: [pve-devel] create snapshots 

I just uploaded a patch - I consider that experimental - I have not done any tests so far. 

https://git.proxmox.com/?p=pve-qemu-kvm.git;a=commitdiff;h=7378b84a5f739a19b6ba4210598b301b5630b109 

What do you think - will that fit our needs? 

- Dietmar 
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