[PVE-User] qcow2 vs raw format
lindsay.mathieson at gmail.com
Thu Mar 12 09:08:19 CET 2020
On 9/03/2020 10:35 pm, Eneko Lacunza wrote:
> Performance-wise, they should be almost the same. qcow2 is a bit more
> complex than a raw file/partition, but I don't think you'll notice any
> impact. Maybe others can comment on this.
qcow2 supports snapshots natively, raw requires the underlying storage
(such as Ceph) to support snapshots.
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