PBS question

alexskysilk

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Apologies in advance if I'm being obtuse and not seeing it in the docs

When using vzdump, I can always restore backups directly from their resulting tarballs. How do I go about restoring backups from a failed PBS instance? Is there a db/config backup mechanism I'm not seeing?
 
gah sorry. I'm not only blind to documentation apparently.
No problem. You could just backup your PBS with clonezilla (for example) regularly but you would need to have a backup of the data store (chucks and indexes) and reinstall PBS somewhere with the old data store (which might also have failed). So it's best to have multiple copies of your backups (for example by having multiple PBS).
 

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