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What and all can be saved to a snapshot from a VM??

asked 2014-04-22 02:01:37 -0500

Naresh P gravatar image

When we create a new snapshot from an existing VM , what state of the VM gets saved to the snapshot?? like env variables, configs, files and so on.

What and all possible things can add to this list??

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What Hypervisor are you using with Openstack?

SGPJ gravatar imageSGPJ ( 2014-04-22 10:06:56 -0500 )edit

We use KVM hypervisor.

Naresh P gravatar imageNaresh P ( 2014-04-23 01:23:03 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-04-27 09:19:05 -0500

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Snapshot is another image of the disks used by the VM. What you wrote on those disks before snapshot is taken will be captured in the snapshot.

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