[pve-devel] snapshot improvements

Stefan Priebe s.priebe at profihost.ag
Wed Sep 26 22:15:08 CEST 2012


Am 24.09.2012 10:50, schrieb Dietmar Maurer:
> I tried to improve snapshot behavior a bit:
>
> - take snapshot is now a background task (does not block monitor)
>
> - try to save VM state while VM is online
>
> So downtime during snapshot should be shorter now, especially if the VM
> use much RAM.
>
> Feel free to test and report bugs ;-)

Really great! Works pretty good - tested with todays git.

I also tried todo backups with snapshots but this doesn't seem to work:

INFO: starting new backup job: vzdump 100 --remove 0 --mode snapshot 
--compress lzo --storage backuplocal --node serv121
INFO: Starting Backup of VM 100 (qemu)
INFO: status = running
ERROR: Backup of VM 100 failed - no such volume 'Stor1:vm-100-disk-1'
INFO: Backup job finished with errors
TASK ERROR: job errors

Greets,
Stefan


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