Use the viopatch snapshot command to take and manage snapshots of your OpenStack deployment for pre-patch backup.

The viopatch snapshot command uses the following syntax.

viopatch snapshot {take | revert | remove | list} [-d NAME] [-p] [--verbose]

Parameter

Mandatory or Optional

Description

-d NAME or --deployment NAME

Optional

Name of the deployment to use.

If you do not enter a value, the default deployment is used.

-p or --progress

Optional

Shows the progress of the current operation.

--verbose

Optional

Displays output in verbose mode.

You can also run viopatch snapshot -h or viopatch snapshot --help to display the parameters for the command.