Rsnapshot inside an OpenVZ container


Active Member
Nov 18, 2011
Rsnapshot can't work inside an openvz container ?
I have one vps that perform backup for other vps but inside the daily backup i can see all the old files..
May be a problem with hard link ?

proxmox-ve-2.6.32: 3.4-174 (running kernel: 2.6.32-45-pve)
pve-manager: 3.4-13 (running version: 3.4-13/4c745357)
pve-kernel-2.6.32-39-pve: 2.6.32-157
pve-kernel-2.6.32-45-pve: 2.6.32-174
lvm2: 2.02.98-pve4
clvm: 2.02.98-pve4
corosync-pve: 1.4.7-1
openais-pve: 1.1.4-3
libqb0: 0.11.1-2
redhat-cluster-pve: 3.2.0-2
resource-agents-pve: 3.9.2-4
fence-agents-pve: 4.0.10-3
pve-cluster: 3.0-19
qemu-server: 3.4-8
pve-firmware: 1.1-5
libpve-common-perl: 3.0-25
libpve-access-control: 3.0-16
libpve-storage-perl: 3.0-34
pve-libspice-server1: 0.12.4-3
vncterm: 1.1-8
vzctl: 4.0-1pve6
vzprocps: 2.0.11-2
vzquota: 3.1-2
pve-qemu-kvm: 2.2-25
ksm-control-daemon: 1.1-1
glusterfs-client: 3.5.2-1




Active Member
Nov 18, 2011
Solved sorry, my rsnapshot config file have the --delete option in this position:
rsync_long_args --stats --delete --numeric-ids --relative --delete-excluded

i don't know why.. but if i change it in
rsync_long_args --delete --stats --numeric-ids --relative --delete-excluded

Works well ...


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