This will restore a snapshot onto a volume. A snapshot is created as just another image that can be used to create new volumes or to restore an existing volume.

knife ionoscloud snapshot restore (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • datacenter_id

  • volume_id

  • snapshot_id

  • ionoscloud_username

  • ionoscloud_password

datacenter_id: --datacenter DATACENTER_ID, -D DATACENTER_ID
iD of the Datacenter (required)
volume_id: --volume VOLUME_ID, -V VOLUME_ID
iD of the Volume (required)
snapshot_id: --snapshot SNAPSHOT_ID, -S SNAPSHOT_ID
iD of the Snapshot (required)
ionoscloud_username: --username USERNAME, -u USERNAME
your Ionoscloud username (required)
ionoscloud_password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud password (required)
extra_config_file: --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH, -e EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH
path to the additional config file


knife ionoscloud snapshot restore --datacenter DATACENTER_ID --volume VOLUME_ID --snapshot SNAPSHOT_ID --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH