[sheepdog-users] Snashot and backup

Liu Yuan namei.unix at gmail.com
Fri Dec 7 12:06:01 CET 2012

On 12/07/2012 03:33 PM, Valerio Pachera wrote:
> Till now I used lvm to give block device to the guests.
> To backup volumes, I usualy:
> - turn off the guest
> - create an lvm snapshot
> - restart the guest
> - copy the snapshot by dd

One more notice, with Sheepfs, you can directly 'dd' the snapshots out
of cluster to your NAS device, to save the unnecessary conversion.


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