Is it possible to keep a single backup snapshot so that it does not get pruned?
The background for my question is: We have a prune schedule "Keep Daily 31". So after 31 days a backup snapshot gets pruned. Some days ago we had a security incident on one of our vms. Want to keep the...
No, same as nktech1135 wrote: dmesg and syslog do not contain any relevant entries.
But I found a subprocess started by pveperf that uses 100% cpu permanently:
sh -c echo 3 > /proc/sys/vm/drop_caches
Maybe this helps?
you can already mount a vm image using
proxmox-backup-client map <snapshot> <archive-name>
to map it to a loopback device that can be mounted then. See PDF documentation https://pbs.proxmox.com/docs/proxmox-backup.pdf
It seems this feature is still missing mentioned in the HTML...
I wasn't aware of the mount command, thank you for that hint! It will be interesting to see how performance is on very large backups. I will try it as soon as it is usable again.
A single files restore command would be a bit more handy than mounting and IMHO it is a functionality...
I've set up a Proxmox backup server instance (pbs1) for testing and created a host backup from another maschine (server1) with the following command:
server1# proxmox-backup-client backup root.pxar:/ --repository user1@pbs@pbs1:datastore1
This works fine, snapshots are created as...