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From jtomec...@apache.org
Subject git commit: updated refs/heads/master to e23d6b2
Date Tue, 23 Apr 2013 06:09:24 GMT
Updated Branches:
  refs/heads/master b2b8f0e9f -> e23d6b2af


CLOUDSTACK-1561. Docs. Update VM Snapshots section.


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Branch: refs/heads/master
Commit: e23d6b2af414a5789800a5b848f1a527dfdf66ce
Parents: b2b8f0e
Author: Jessica Tomechak <jessica.tomechak@gmail.com>
Authored: Mon Apr 22 23:07:29 2013 -0700
Committer: Jessica Tomechak <jessica.tomechak@gmail.com>
Committed: Mon Apr 22 23:08:10 2013 -0700

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 docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml |   10 ++++++----
 1 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)
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http://git-wip-us.apache.org/repos/asf/cloudstack/blob/e23d6b2a/docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml
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diff --git a/docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml b/docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml
index 8d4bcf9..3e72fe4 100644
--- a/docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml
+++ b/docs/en-US/vm-snapshots.xml
@@ -24,8 +24,8 @@
 <section id="vm-snapshots">
   <title>Virtual Machine Snapshots for VMware</title>
   <para>(VMware hosts only)
-    In addition to the existing &PRODUCT; ability to snapshot VM volumes,
-    you can now take a VM snapshot to preserve all of the VM's state and data.
+    In addition to the existing &PRODUCT; ability to snapshot individual VM volumes,
+    you can now take a VM snapshot to preserve all the VM's data volumes as well as (optionally)
its CPU/memory state.
     This is useful for quick restore of a VM.
     For example, you can snapshot a VM, then make changes such as software upgrades.
     If anything goes wrong, simply restore the VM to its previous state using the previously
saved VM snapshot.
@@ -51,7 +51,9 @@
       <listitem><para>If a VM has some stored snapshots, you can't attach new
volume to the VM
         or delete any existing volumes.
         If you change the volumes on the VM, it would become impossible to restore the VM
snapshot
-        which was created with the previous volume structure.</para></listitem>
+        which was created with the previous volume structure.
+        If you want to attach a volume to such a VM, first delete its snapshots.
+      </para></listitem>
       <listitem><para>VM snapshots which include both data volumes and memory
can't be kept if you change the VM's
         service offering. Any existing VM snapshots of this type will be discarded.</para></listitem>
       <listitem>
@@ -72,7 +74,7 @@
   <section id="vm-snapshot-configure">
     <title>Configuring VM Snapshots</title>
     <para>The cloud administrator can use global configuration variables to control
the behavior of VM snapshots.
-      To set these variables, go through the Global Settings are of the UI.</para>
+      To set these variables, go through the Global Settings area of the &PRODUCT; UI.</para>
     <informaltable>
       <tgroup cols="2" align="left" colsep="1" rowsep="1">
         <thead>


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