Viewing Backup Details

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    You can view detailed information about specific backup. To view backup details, use the following command:

    veeamconfig backup show --id <backup_id>

    where:

    <backup_id> — ID of the backup for which you want to view detailed information.

    For a volume-level backup, Veeam Agent for Linux displays the following information:

    Parameter

    Description

    Machine name

    Host name of the machine on which the backup job is configured and the name of the job.

    Name

    Name of the volume in the backup.

    Device

    Path to the block device file that represents the volume.

    FS UUID

    File system ID.

    Offset

    Position of the volume on the computer disk.

    Size

    Size of the volume in the backup.

    For example:

    user@srv01:~$ veeamconfig backup show --id 4f75bb20-a6b6-4323-9287-1c6c8ceccb6b
         Machine name: srv01 SystemBackup
            Name:       [sda1]
            Device:     [/dev/sda1]
            FS UUID:    [6945f2eb-e8bb-48fe-a276-5ba67b9030a5]
            Offset:     [1048576] bytes (2048 sectors)
            Size:       [9999220736] bytes (19529728 sectors)

     

     

    For a file-level backup, Veeam Agent for Linux displays the following information:

    Parameter

    Description

    Machine name

    Host name of the machine on which the backup job is configured and the name of the job.

    Backed up

    Backup scope for the file-level backup job.

     

    For example:

    user@srv01:~$ veeamconfig backup show --id ea64a7e5-038a-4c86-970a-6d59d4cf3968
         Machine name: srv01 DocsBackup
            File-level backup
            Backed up:
               /home/user/Documents

     

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