vProtect accesses KVM/Xen (stand-alone libvirt) hosts over SSH. Node can be installed outside of the environment.
KVM/Xen (libvirt) environments require to have correct entry in known_hosts on the node:
it must be
known_hosts file that belongs to
the algorithm must be set to
make sure to have in your Node Configuration
known_hosts file path set to the location that is accessible for
vprotect user - default
if your user/group used on KVM host is other than
qemu:qemu then please provide them in hypervisor details form when you add/update hypervisor
Used with LVM-based VMs only. In order to allow VG scanning please make sure to have your LVM packages up to date on hypervisor. LVM reporting was one of the features added in RHEL/CentOS 7.3 and is used by vProtect to collect information about VGs.
Please make sure to follow steps in this section: Full versions of libvirt/qemu packages installation.
Details described in SSH public key authentication section.