Commit dee3a1be authored by Laurent Meiller's avatar Laurent Meiller

Merge branch 'master' into 'Callisto.06'

warnings about network settings included in backup

See merge request !168
parents 95ecf8d8 e809dcf8
......@@ -50,15 +50,15 @@ Here is the list of folders and files that are backed-up:
* :file:`/etc/consul/`
* :file:`/etc/crontab`
* :file:`/etc/dahdi/`
* :file:`/etc/dhcp/`
* :file:`/etc/hostname`
* :file:`/etc/hosts`
* :file:`/etc/dhcp/` ⚠️️ This will overwrite the network configuration when the backup is restored ⚠
* :file:`/etc/hostname` ⚠️️ This will overwrite the network configuration when the backup is restored ⚠
* :file:`/etc/hosts` ⚠️️ This will overwrite the network configuration when the backup is restored ⚠
* :file:`/etc/ldap/`
* :file:`/etc/network/if-up.d/xivo-routes`
* :file:`/etc/network/interfaces`
* :file:`/etc/network/interfaces` ⚠️️ This includes the host IP address / netmask and will overwrite the network configuration when the backup is restored ⚠ ️
* :file:`/etc/ntp.conf`
* :file:`/etc/profile.d/xivo_uuid.sh`
* :file:`/etc/resolv.conf`
* :file:`/etc/resolv.conf` ⚠️️ This will overwrite the network configuration when the backup is restored ⚠
* :file:`/etc/ssl/`
* :file:`/etc/systemd/`
* :file:`/etc/wanpipe/`
......@@ -164,6 +164,12 @@ A backup of both the configuration files and the database used by a XiVO install
automatically every day.
These backups are created in the :file:`/var/backups/xivo` directory and are kept for 7 days.
️️️⚠️ Important Warning ⚠️️
=====================
A XiVO backup includes the entirety of the original machine's network configuration : it WILL overwrite any present network settings when you restore it.
Remember to change those settings back if required before restarting network services or the machine itself, especially if you do not have physical or console access!
Limitations
===========
......@@ -288,4 +294,4 @@ Restart the services you stopped in the first step::
xivo-service start
You may also reboot the system.
You may also reboot the system. Remember that the network settings were overwritten by the backed up settings, check and fix if necessary before rebooting!
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