[PVE-User] ?==?utf-8?q? VM Backup best practices recommendation...

Gilberto Nunes gilberto.nunes32 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 17 14:42:57 CET 2016


I am consider to test Hot Copy backup...

Somebody please, correct if I am wrong, but Ho Cpy can create a device,
such as /dev/HOTCOPYDEVICE, I am abe to create snapshot from other
/dev/<WHATEVER> to the hot copy device, and mount it like any other normal
device...

Cool indeed!...

If it so, I can snapshot the /dev/vda9, e.g., to the hot copy device, which
is in a large virtual disk, as Lindsay suggest, and mount it when need
recovery some file....

Just an idea!

2016-02-17 11:34 GMT-02:00 Lindsay Mathieson <lindsay.mathieson at gmail.com>:

> On 17/02/2016 9:43 PM, Steffen Wagner wrote:
>
>> Can be all done with file based backups. No need to backup full vm with
>> operating system and lots of overhead.
>>
>
>
> Perhaps use a separate virtual disk for the data. Then one could do vz
> image backups for the system disk and incremental file based backups for
> the data disk.
>
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