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Bug 1092447 - [RFE] Show memory volumes as part of "Snapshot Overview"
Summary: [RFE] Show memory volumes as part of "Snapshot Overview"
Alias: None
Product: ovirt-engine
Classification: oVirt
Component: RFEs
Version: ---
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
medium vote
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Daniel Erez
QA Contact: Raz Tamir
Depends On: 1086181 1150239
Blocks: 1150242
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2014-04-29 10:58 UTC by Arik
Modified: 2018-05-16 11:05 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2018-05-16 11:05:58 UTC
oVirt Team: Storage
ylavi: ovirt-future?
ylavi: planning_ack?
ylavi: devel_ack?
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Description Arik 2014-04-29 10:58:39 UTC
Description of problem:
Memory volumes should be taken into account as part of the "Snapshot Overview" feature [1], as snapshots now contains memory dump by-default which might produce very big volumes on the storage, so the users should be aware of that.

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Currently the memory volumes are not presented as an entity in ovirt, which makes it more difficult to handle the memory volumes and in particular to expose them in the "Snapshot Overview" dialog.

As a temporary solution we can show the memory by checking whether the snapshot contains memory and calculate its size by the formula that we use in order to determine what the size of the memory-dump volume is expected to be.

Later on, when the memory volumes will be represented as business entity, we could simplify the solution and above, include memory volumes which are used for suspended VMs, and provide more information about those volumes.


Comment 1 Tal Nisan 2018-05-16 11:05:58 UTC
As of 4.2 it is possible to see memory volumes in the storage domains and also manage them (move and delete from storage)

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