[pve-devel] VM snapshot problem
dietmar at proxmox.com
Fri Aug 24 12:02:50 CEST 2012
> >>I do not see a big problem - why do you think that does not work for
> >>VM snapshot purposes?
> because raw file, is just a flat raw ....no metadatas, no copy on write.
> Did I miss something ?
Yes, you miss something ;-)
Lets says you have the following file:
You can make a snapshot with:
# mv vm-100-disk-1.raw vm-snap1-100-disk-1.raw
# qemu-img create -f qcow2 -b vm-snap1-100-disk-1.raw vm-100-disk-1.raw
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