lxc-checkpoint(1) - checkpoint a container

  • lxc-checkpoint(1)					     lxc-checkpoint(1)
           lxc-checkpoint - checkpoint a container
    {-n name} {-D PATH} [-r] [-s] [-v] [-d] [-F]
           lxc-checkpoint checkpoints and restores containers.
           -r, --restore
    	      Restore the checkpoint for the container, instead of dumping it.
    	      This option is incompatible with -s.
           -D PATH, --checkpoint-dir=PATH
    	      The directory to dump the checkpoint metadata.
           -s, --stop
    	      Optionally stop the container after dumping. This option is
    	      incompatible with -r.
           -v, --verbose
    	      Enable verbose criu logging.
           -d, --daemon
    	      Restore the container in the background (this is the default).
    	      Only available when providing -r.
           -F, --foreground
    	      Restore the container in the foreground. Only available when
    	      providing -r.
           These options are common to most of lxc commands.
           -?, -h, --help
    	      Print a longer usage message than normal.
    	      Give the usage message
           -q, --quiet
    	      mute on
           -P, --lxcpath=PATH
    	      Use an alternate container path. The default is /var/lib/lxc.
           -o, --logfile=FILE
    	      Output to an alternate log FILE. The default is no log.
           -l, --logpriority=LEVEL
    	      Set log priority to LEVEL. The default log priority is ERROR.
    	      Possible values are : FATAL, CRIT, WARN, ERROR, NOTICE, INFO,
    	      Note that this option is setting the priority of the events log
    	      in the alternate log file. It do not have effect on the ERROR
    	      events log on stderr.
           -n, --name=NAME
    	      Use container identifier NAME.  The container identifier format
    	      is an alphanumeric string.
    	      Specify the configuration file to configure the virtualization
    	      and isolation functionalities for the container.
    	      This configuration file if present will be used even if there is
    	      already a configuration file present in the previously created
    	      container (via lxc-create).
    	      Show the version number.
           lxc-checkpoint -n foo -D /tmp/checkpoint
    	      Checkpoint the container foo into the directory /tmp/checkpoint.
           lxc-checkpoint -r -n foo -D /tmp/checkpoint
    	      Restore the checkpoint from the directory /tmp/checkpoint.
           lxc(7), lxc-create(1), lxc-copy(1), lxc-destroy(1), lxc-start(1), lxc-
           stop(1), lxc-execute(1), lxc-console(1), lxc-monitor(1), lxc-wait(1),
           lxc-cgroup(1), lxc-ls(1), lxc-info(1), lxc-freeze(1), lxc-unfreeze(1),
           lxc-attach(1), lxc.conf(5)
           Tycho Andersen <tycho.andersen@canonical.com>
    				  2018-06-01		     lxc-checkpoint(1)

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