Automatically move Proxmox VM backups to the cloud with Rclone
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Proxmox has an amazing backup system, that is missing just one thing - automatic move to the cloud. Not everybody has enough local storage to host a ton of backups ;)
We can take advantage of Proxmox's backup hooks to automate an upload to the cloud that occurs after each VM is backed up.
Simply copy this file to
/usr/local/bin and give it executable permissions with
Then, add this line to
/etc/vzdump.conf so that the hook file runs with every backup: