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  1. XenServer Org
  2. XSO-851

VDI tracking across migrations

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Done (View Workflow)
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Done
    • Affects Version/s: 7.4
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Storage
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      XSI-10

      Description

      Hi there!

       

      To do delta (or CBT), you need to store the delta files (or blocks) in a backup share. Then you apply the diff on top.

      That's fine until you decide to migrate a VDI to another SR: the UUID is not preserved. For an external point of view, it's like a new VDI was created (and the old one removed).

       

      Is there a way to track the VDI to know the current UUID was in fact previously UUID before VDI.migrate?

      Or is it planned to keep the UUID to avoid a potential complicated tracking? Or we missed something?

       

      Thanks!

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            olivierlambert Olivier Lambert
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