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From Nux! <...@li.nux.ro>
Subject Re: Backing up volumes on KVM hypervisors
Date Mon, 18 Nov 2013 12:40:30 GMT
On 18.11.2013 11:27, Vladimir Melnik wrote:
> Dear colleagues,
> 
> 
> 
> As far as I understand, CloudStack doesn't support volume snapshots in 
> KVM
> clusters anymore.
> 
> 
> 
> Does anyone use any "dirty hacks" for backing up volumes?

Hi,

That's not correct, you can snapshot (back up) root and data disks from 
the Storage UI, you just can't snapshot the VM as a whole.
Go in Global Settings and enable KVM snapshots (no idea why this is 
disabled by default)..

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Nux!
www.nux.ro

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