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Hot Copy

Hot Copy creates an instant point-in-time snapshot of any block device while the system is running without interrupting applications or requiring the use of LVM. As block level changes are made to the real device, hot copy makes a backup copy of the changed block. The changed blocks are efficiently stored in unused space on your hard disk. These stored changed blocks maintain a point-in-time snapshot and space is only needed when you make changes to the real device. You can even write to your snapshots.

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  •  23 Oct 2009 21:01

    Release Notes: Hot Copy now supports creating multiple snapshots per block device. There are numerous bugfixes and performance improvements.

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