[PVE-User] Snapshot with vzdump including RAM.

Dietmar Maurer dietmar at proxmox.com
Fri Dec 7 15:51:15 CET 2012

> Is it possible to make the same when I make a backup using the vzdump
> command and the snapshot mode?

currently not.

> I believe that the snapshot mode of the vzdump command is useless if it is
> not possible to include the RAM into the dump because if we restore the
> virtual machine from this dump without the RAM, the restored virtual
> machine will be in inconsistent status.
> I'm I right?

Backup without VM state are quite consistent if you use modern filesystems/databases
with journaling support.

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