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Howto backup ESX

July 16th, 2009 1 comment

HOW TO backup ESX 3.0.1 with vmbk.pl

This nice perl script allows online backup of Virtual Machines to a remote FTP/SMB/NFS
It was written by Massimiliano Daneri, and many other authors contributed
it can be downloaded from here

How to install it:

Download and copy to a the ESX server using WinSCP, copy to /etc/vmbk
Login via SSH into the ESX server:
# cd /etc/vmbk
# bash install.sh
Runing the script from /etc/vmbk/ it will work, since the dependencies are in these folders.

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