Resets a virtual system to its original image
This command returns a virtual system to the state it was in when originally created, by re-applying the original image. Alternately, you can select a different image to apply using the
Be aware that ALL data on the system's filesystems will be lost when the reset is performed, so use it with care!
cloudmin reset-system --host xengtest.home Resetting Xen system xengtest.home from image xen-lenny-base .. Copying 147.25 MB image file to host system tanglin.home .. .. already in host cache Re-creating filesystem from original image .. .. creation started. Waiting for creation to complete .. .. creation has completed successfully. Mounting new instance's filesystem .. .. mounted on /mnt/xen-xengtest Copying modules for kernel 2.6.18-128.2.1.el5.028stab064.4xen to Xen filesystem .. .. done Setting root password .. .. done Adding extra authorized SSH keys .. .. done Updating configuration files with hostname and IP address .. .. done Updating network configuration files .. .. done Allowing SSH logins by root .. .. already allowed Un-mounting instance's filesystem .. .. done Configuring Xen instance for VNC console access .. .. added on display 1 Starting up new Xen instance .. .. done Re-fetching system status .. .. done. New status is : SSH .. all done
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Resets a virtual system to its original image. cloudmin reset-system --host name [--image id]