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    [SOLVED] Prune & GC & Verify on encrypted Backups and are the Backups still incremental

    Hello, I want to store the backups of my PVE encrypted on my PBS. I am now wondering whether the pbs can still run a prune/verify/gc on the backups, since the pbs does not have an encryption key? My second question is whether the backups are still incremental at all?
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    [SOLVED] Full backup with proxmox-backup-client

    Hi, For more security, I was wondering if it was possible to take an entire backup (not just incremental) with proxmox-backup-client ? Currently I am doing the backup incrementally, but in the event that the first backup is corrupted, I would like to have another FULL backup. Thanks!
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    Replication without snapshots & stop replication job.

    Two questions: 1. Is it possible to set up automatic replication of a VM between two nodes without replicating all snapshots? I. e. replicating only the current machine state, but not the snapshots taken of it before? I take daily and weekly snapshots (retain six weekly and seven daily) locally...
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    Reducing backup storage requirements?

    Hi there, I am a fan of the out the box Proxmox backup solution. Its simple yet effective! However on larger clusters with many VM's, running daily full backups obviously means huge disk space requirements. I am a long time Proxmox user and have built several large clusters with it, but in...
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    Search for better KVM Backup solution

    Hello, First of all sorry if i make some english mistakes (i'm french and not so good at english) We are currently looking for a better backup solution for our cluster. Indeed we have a five nodes cluster on proxmox running about 25 qemu VMs.We actually use the integrated Vzdump Backup solution...


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