On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 7:11 PM Demeter Tibor <tdeme...@itsmart.hu> wrote:

> Hi,
> Sorry for my bad English:(
>
> Ovirt could not import my VM and disks from original storge-domain. It is
> an NFS share on a server.
> Then I create an another NFS share on same storage and attached to ovirt
> as new storgae domain.
> At this step I've created a new VM on new storage-domain with same disks.
> (three think provisioned, 100GB, 60GB and 13TB disks). It was necessary,
> because ovirt cant import my original disks and VM from the re-attached
> storage domain.
> Finally I renamed my old disks from old storage domain to new on new
> storgae domain (it was possible because are there on same file system on
> nfs server)
> At this moment only two virtual disk working fine. The 100 and 60GB disks
> does working fine, but the 13TB is not. It has a snapshot. Or not? Is it a
> snapshot or not?
>
> My problem is inside VM I  see the content as raw disk. I thing Ovirt
> don't want to use it as a snapshotted image. Or what ?
>

Demeter, can you share the output of this command on a host running your vm?

virsh -r dumpxml vm-name

Nir


>
> Thank you.
>
> Tibor
>
> ----- 2017. nov.. 16., 15:57, Benny Zlotnik <bzlot...@redhat.com> írta:
>
> Hi Tibor,
> Can you please explain this part: "After this I just wondered, I will
> make a new VM with same disk and I will copy the images (really just
> rename) from original to recreated."
> What were the exact steps you took?
>
> Thanks
>
> On Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 4:19 PM, Demeter Tibor <tdeme...@itsmart.hu>
> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Thank you for your reply.
>>
>> So. I have a disk with snapshot. Or - really - I just think that is a
>> snapshot. It was attached originally to a VM (with other two disks, that is
>> not have snapshot) I did a detach-attach-storage procedure, but after
>> attach, - I don't know why -  ovirt could not import the VM and disks from
>> this  (ovirt said it is not possible).  After this I just wondered, I will
>> make a new VM with same disk and I will copy the images (really just
>> rename) from original to recreated.
>>
>> It was partial success because the VM can boot, but the disk, where there
>> is a snapshot I can't read the LVM table. I see just it seems to corrupt.
>> Now this disk in a very interested state: I can see the snapshot datas
>> from the vm as raw disk.
>> I think Ovirt don't know that is a snapshotted image and attach to VM as
>> raw disk.
>>
>> So my really question, how can I add this disk image as good to ovirt?
>>
>> Please help me, it is very important me.:(
>>
>> Thanks in advance,
>>
>> Have a nice day,
>>
>> Tibor
>>
>>
>> ----- 2017. nov.. 16., 11:55, Ala Hino <ah...@redhat.com> írta:
>>
>> Hi Tibor,
>> I am not sure I completely understand the scenario.
>>
>> You have a VM with two disks and then you create a snapshot including the
>> two disks?
>> Before creating the snapshot, did the VM recognize the two disks?
>>
>> On Mon, Nov 13, 2017 at 10:36 PM, Demeter Tibor <tdeme...@itsmart.hu>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> Dear Users,
>>>
>>> I have a disk of a vm, that is have a snapshot. It is very interesting,
>>> because there are two other disk of that VM, but there are no snapshots of
>>> them.
>>> I found this while I've try to migrate a storage-domain between two
>>> datacenter.
>>> Because, I didn't import that vm from the storage domain, I did an
>>> another similar VM with exactly same sized thin-provisioned disks. I have
>>> renamed, copied to here my originals.
>>>
>>> The VM started successfully, but the disk that contain a snapshot did
>>> not recognized by the os. I can see the whole disk as raw. (disk id, format
>>> in ovirt, filenames of images, etc) . I think ovirt don't know that is a
>>> snapshotted image and use as raw. Is it possible?
>>> I don't see any snapshot in snapshots. Also I have try to list snapshots
>>> with qemu-img info and qemu-img snapshot -l , but it does not see any
>>> snapshots in the image.
>>>
>>> Really, I don't know how is possible this.
>>>
>>> [root@storage1 8d815282-6957-41c0-bb3e-6c8f4a23a64b]# qemu-img info
>>> 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b
>>> image: 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b
>>> file format: qcow2
>>> virtual size: 13T (13958643712000 bytes)
>>> disk size: 12T
>>> cluster_size: 65536
>>> backing file:
>>> ../8d815282-6957-41c0-bb3e-6c8f4a23a64b/723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f
>>> backing file format: raw
>>> Format specific information:
>>>     compat: 0.10
>>>
>>> [root@storage1 8d815282-6957-41c0-bb3e-6c8f4a23a64b]# qemu-img info
>>> 723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f
>>> image: 723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f
>>> file format: raw
>>> virtual size: 2.0T (2147483648000 bytes)
>>> disk size: 244G
>>>
>>> [root@storage1 8d815282-6957-41c0-bb3e-6c8f4a23a64b]# ll
>>> total 13096987560 <(309)%20698-7560>
>>> -rw-rw----. 1 36 36 13149448896512 Nov 13 13:42
>>> 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b
>>> -rw-rw----. 1 36 36        1048576 Nov 13 19:34
>>> 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b.lease
>>> -rw-r--r--. 1 36 36            262 Nov 13 19:54
>>> 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b.meta
>>> -rw-rw----. 1 36 36  2147483648000 Jul  8  2016
>>> 723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f
>>> -rw-rw----. 1 36 36        1048576 Jul  7  2016
>>> 723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f.lease
>>> -rw-r--r--. 1 36 36            335 Nov 13 19:52
>>> 723ad5aa-02f6-4067-ac75-0ce0a761627f.meta
>>>
>>> qemu-img snapshot -l 5974fd33-af4c-4e3b-aadb-bece6054eb6b
>>>
>>> (nothing)
>>>
>>> Because it is a very big (13 TB) disk I can't migrate to an another
>>> image, because I don't have enough free space. So I just would like to use
>>> it in ovirt like in the past.
>>>
>>> I have a very old ovirt (3.5)
>>>
>>> How can I use this disk?
>>>
>>> Thanks in advance,
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>>
>>> Tibor
>>>
>>>
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