Commit 80cbe2f2 authored by Nils Knappmeier's avatar Nils Knappmeier

docs: Clarification about CIFS

parent d8251c30
# Hot-Backup for Hetzner-Servers with LVM-snapshots
This setup utilizes LVM-snapshots to get a consistent live-backup from a [Hetzner](hetzner.com) server.
This setup utilizes LVM-snapshots to get a consistent live-backup from a [Hetzner](https:// hetzner.com) server.
This backup setup assumes the following fstab
Requirements
* This setup is in use on Ubuntu. Not tested on CentOS.
* The `cifs-utils`-package needs to be installed
## fstab
```fstab
proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
......@@ -16,6 +22,14 @@ proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
`dev/vgmain/lvmain` is the partition of which the backup is created. There should be space available for a snapshot in the volume group.
The backup-medium is mount via CIFS (see [the documentation at hetzner.com](https://wiki.hetzner.de/index.php/Backup/en#SAMBA.2FCIFS)). The file `/etc/backup-credentials.txt` must have mode `0600` and the contents
```
username=...
password=...
```
## Going from plain SoftRAID-1 (mdadm) to SoftRAID-1 with LVM on the root partition.
The [Hetzner](hetzner.com) system I started with did not have lvm enabled by default. I am not sure if that was my decision or just the template
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