Create and back up a test volume to verify that the Cinder backup is properly configured and running.

Complete the Cinder backup configuration. See Configure the Backup Service for Block Storage.

1

Confirm that the Cinder backup service is running.

cinder service-list
2

Create a test volume.

cinder create --display-name <volume name>
3

Create a backup of the test volume.

cinder backup-create --display-name <backup name> <volume name>
4

Check the NFS share or Swift service to confirm that the backup file was created.