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From Edison Su <Edison...@citrix.com>
Subject RE: Importing Volumes
Date Mon, 12 Nov 2012 18:58:16 GMT
It will be deleted on secondary storage, after attaching.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Clayton Weise [mailto:cweise@iswest.net]
> Sent: Friday, November 09, 2012 4:31 PM
> To: CloudStack DeveloperList
> Cc: Nitin Mehta
> Subject: RE: Importing Volumes
> 
> Is it kept on secondary storage after attaching it?  That would seem a bit
> wasteful if it does.
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chiradeep Vittal [mailto:Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com]
> Sent: Friday, November 9, 2012 3:43 PM
> To: CloudStack DeveloperList
> Cc: Nitin Mehta
> Subject: Re: Importing Volumes
> 
> I believe the upload API only installs it on the secondary storage.
> The attach volume API moves it to primary.
> 
> On 11/9/12 8:56 AM, "Clayton Weise" <cweise@iswest.net> wrote:
> 
> >When importing volumes, what is the process that actually occurs?  I'm
> >assuming the SSVM downloads the volume to a temporary place on
> >secondary storage, then imports the volume from secondary to primary,
> >verifies everything is on primary storage and then removes the temporary
> file.
> >I'm trying to equate it to what it does with template imports and I'm
> >curious how off-base I am.
> >
> >Thanks,
> >Clayton


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