[lxc-users] Snapshot of a LXC container

Rami Rosen roszenrami at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 16:12:11 UTC 2014

First I assume that by stopping and starting the container you mean
checkpointing and restoring it, by CRIU.

The difference is that by lxc-snapshot you save only the filesystem state
of a container, whereas with checkpoint you save the full state of the
container process and its children.

Rami Rosen
 בתאריך 1 באפר 2014 18:34, "Thouraya TH" <thouraya87 at gmail.com> כתב:

> Hello,
> Please, i have another question about "Snapshot of a LXC container"
> What's the difference between a and b:
> a) stop container, migrate it to another machine and restart it
> b) snapshot with a virtual machine on the container , migrate the
> snapshot, restart
> (solution system level)
> Thank you so much.
> Bests.
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