[PVE-User] WG: difference b/w backup types

Muhammad Yousuf Khan sirtcp at gmail.com
Wed Sep 28 14:16:33 CEST 2011


still not an answer to my question. i already read this information on
wikki. but i wanted to know which one is more faster and low resource
intensive.

Thank you,


On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 3:10 PM, Holger Ernst <he at ernstdatenmedien.de>wrote:

> **
> Hi Muhammad,
>
> it depends on what you want and how you can reach your goal.
> - Minimum downtime: Go for snapshot - need file system support, so use LVM.
>
> - Little hassle, but reasonable downtime: Suspend.
> - Safe side: Stop hte machine, so all data bases and services are stopped
> and in a defined state, but you add start/stop time to downtime.
>
> Regards, Holger
>
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> *Von:* pve-user-bounces at pve.proxmox.com [mailto:
> pve-user-bounces at pve.proxmox.com] *Im Auftrag von *Muhammad Yousuf Khan
> *Gesendet:* Mittwoch, 28. September 2011 09:41
> *An:* pve-user at pve.proxmox.com
> *Betreff:* [PVE-User] difference b/w backup types
>
> I wanted to ask that what is the difference b/w snapshot,stop and suspend.i
> am aware of a difference which is written on wikki doc. but what i wanted to
> know is that which one is more efficient in resource perspective. which one
> is more heavier on RAM and  Processor which one is quicker? etc. thus i
> can design my backup plan accordingly.
>
> Thank you,
> MYK
>
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