How to mount images in Acronis True Image Server for Linux or Acronis Backup & Recovery 10
This article applies to:
- Acronis True Image 9.1 Server for Linux
- Acronis True Image Echo Server for Linux
- Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Server (Agent for Linux)
- Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Server for Linux (Standalone)
- Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Server - Virtual Edition (Agent for Linux)
Acronis True Image Server for Linux or Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Server for Linux can mount partition images, thus letting you access them as though they were physical drives. This means that you will be able to use a virtual disk in the same way as a real one: open, save, copy, move, create, delete files or folders. If necessary, the image can be mounted in the read-only mode.
The product can mount an image archive only if all its volumes reside in the same directory. If your archive spans several CD-R/RW discs and you wish to mount an image, you should copy all volumes to a hard disk drive or network drive.
If you are working in the GUI interface, you may mount images for read/write access using the Mount Image tool.
In the command line interface, the product mounts created images using the 'trueimagemnt' utility:
If there is any issue with mounting a backup archive, contact Acronis Customer Central along with the following information:
- Reference to this article;
- Detailed description of the steps that lead to the issue;
- Any error messages or outputs of the commands you used;
- Linux System Report.