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Re: [virt-tools-list] restoring backup from an LVM Guest OS on KVM Lucid





On Mon, Oct 4, 2010 at 2:16 PM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones redhat com> wrote:
.....snip............

Actually it was done by the guest.  The guest saw the host LV as a
big, empty hard disk, and it put its own partitions, filesystems and
so on in there.

>From the point of view of the host however these are just big blocks
of binary data.

What you need to deal with disk images is libguestfs:

http://libguestfs.org/

Rich.


This was great information this will also help me.
Thanks.
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