incus export

Export instance backups


Description: Export instances as backup tarballs.

incus export [<remote>:]<instance> [target] [--instance-only] [--optimized-storage] [flags]


  incus export u1 backup0.tar.gz
      Download a backup tarball of the u1 instance.


      --compression         Compression algorithm to use (none for uncompressed)
      --instance-only       Whether or not to only backup the instance (without snapshots)
      --optimized-storage   Use storage driver optimized format (can only be restored on a similar pool)

Options inherited from parent commands

      --debug          Show all debug messages
      --force-local    Force using the local unix socket
  -h, --help           Print help
      --project        Override the source project
  -q, --quiet          Don't show progress information
      --sub-commands   Use with help or --help to view sub-commands
  -v, --verbose        Show all information messages
      --version        Print version number


  • incus - Command line client for Incus