[PVE-User] Feature request on Backup

Guy guy at britewhite.net
Wed May 5 10:18:38 CEST 2010

On 5 May 2010, at 09:14, Lorenzo Quatrini wrote:

> Hi,
> I would like to know if it would be possible to create a job to backup all
> cluster nodes (and all vm): I have a shared storage and I think it would be
> better not to have to schedule different times, but let the backup job go to
> the next node when the previous one is done. Also, if I add or delete a node
> from a cluster, the backup job is always there and working.

ermm does that today!

I have one backup scheduled which runs every day at 0200 and backups all my VMs, I do not have to worry about adding or removing VMs the backup just does them all.

> Also, I think it would be nice to be able to choose a "retention" algorithm for
> the backups (not deleting previouses backups, thus being able to go back in
> time 1 day, 2 day, 4 day, 1 week, 2 week, 1 month, 2 month, 6 month or any
> reasonable way that can be easly implemented and managed)

This would be good..

> Regards
> Lorenzo
> P.S. I'm using Proxmox on about 4 clusters of various types (kvm and openvz)
> and I would thank you again for the awesome job that you guys are doing! Good job!
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