> While the backup in progress and the client (i.e. VM) goes down (e.g.
> paused), the backup when resumed always tend to fail. It does not resume
> back from where it stopped and it as well hinders the subsequent backup.
> Appreciate some advise on how to overcome this.
I'm going to go
out on a limb here ... don't stop the machine you're
backing up in the middle of a backup, perhaps? I'm not sure what kind of
magic you're expecting to happen.
BackupPC doesn't know why the system went down, so it would generally be a
poor assumption to pick up backing up "where it left off." You don't
specify what backup method or operating system you're using, but I'm not
even sure it matters, since the advice is pretty much the same: don't do