qvm-backup-restore - restores Qubes VMs from backup



qvm-backup-restore [options] <backup-dir>


-h, –help
Show this help message and exit

Do not restore the data, only verify backup integrity

Do not restore VMs that have missing templates or netvms

Ignore missing templates and netvms, and restore the VMs anyway

Do not restore VMs that are already present on the host

Force to run with root privileges

Restore VMs using another template, syntax: old-template-name:new-template-name (can be repeated)

-x EXCLUDE, –exclude=EXCLUDE
Skip restore of specified VM (can be repeated)

Do not restore dom0’s user home directory

Ignore dom0 username mismatch when restoring dom0’s user home directory

-d APPVM, –dest-vm=APPVM
Restore from a backup located in a specific AppVM

-e, –encrypted
The backup is encrypted

-z, –compressed
The backup is compressed

Enable (a lot of) debug output


Joanna Rutkowska <joanna at invisiblethingslab dot com> Rafal Wojtczuk <rafal at invisiblethingslab dot com> Marek Marczykowski <marmarek at invisiblethingslab dot com>