[PVE-User] disk parameter "backup=no" is now "backup=0"?

Fabian Grünbichler f.gruenbichler at proxmox.com
Mon Sep 12 09:00:45 CEST 2016

On Fri, Sep 09, 2016 at 01:31:45PM +0200, Nicola Ferrari (#554252) wrote:
> Hi everybody.
> I upgraded my cluster to pve4 some weeks ago.
> I noticed that if I select the "no backup" option on a disk, the string
> added to the config is now "backup=0".
> In the past (and also now on my previously configured disks), that option is
> "backup=no"
> are they compatible?
> should I make any modification to my old configs?

yes, all config options of type boolean can be set to 1/on/yes/true or
0/off/no/false and the parser will correctly interpret them. you don't
need to update your configs, but PVE will set the boolean options to 1
(or 0, which are the internal representations) when writing the config

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