[PVE-User] Cloning a running VM - is it safe?

Alexandre DERUMIER aderumier at odiso.com
Tue Sep 4 17:19:14 CEST 2018

Note that it's also possible,

to clone a snapshot.

(Take a snapshot, then clone vm and choose snapshot instead 'current').

I this case, it should flush the pending write in the snapshot if you have qemu agent installed.

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De: "Klaus Darilion" <klaus.mailinglists at pernau.at>
À: "proxmoxve" <pve-user at pve.proxmox.com>
Envoyé: Mardi 4 Septembre 2018 17:14:26
Objet: Re: [PVE-User] Cloning a running VM - is it safe?

Am 04.09.2018 um 16:39 schrieb Alexandre DERUMIER: 
> live cloning don't use snapshot, but use qemu drive mirror (like move disk), 
> but at the end, don't do the switch from current disk to new disk. 

Thanks, that was the info I was looking for - how it is done technically. 

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