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Backup proxy server ?

asked 2015-02-18 05:32:29 -0500

vongolashu gravatar image

I know its advised to run on 2 proxy servers, but in case someone is using a single proxy server, how can one be prepared if that server fails or crashes ? Do doing backup of /etc/swift be sufficient and restoring it on a new server ?

How can I be prepared incase my proxy server fails ?

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answered 2015-02-18 09:52:27 -0500

Having backup of files will be helpful in restoring on a new server. You can refer http://docs.openstack.org/openstack-o... for more information :)

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Thanks, I was earlier planning for a simple backup and restore but now I am actually thinking to host my controller and swift proxy server on a Proxmox VM, that way I can backup the whole VM's image itself and restore it when needed. Does it sound proper ?

vongolashu gravatar imagevongolashu ( 2015-02-18 10:37:24 -0500 )edit

No, that is not possible.

Varsha gravatar imageVarsha ( 2015-02-19 07:10:05 -0500 )edit

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