VirtualBox: Creating Backups Clones Of Running Virtual Machines (No Downtime) With LVM Snapshots
Posted on: 07/26/2012 12:34 PM

Howtoforge posted a tutorial about creating VirtualBox backups with LVM snapshots

VirtualBox: Creating Backups Clones Of Running Virtual Machines (No Downtime) With LVM Snapshots


If you use LVM volumes for your VirtualBox VMs, you can create backups and clones of a running VM without shutting it down. This tutorial shows just that: using LVM snapshots to create backups and clones of running VirtualBox VMs without downtime.



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