podman-volume-import - Man Page

Import tarball contents into an existing podman volume


podman volume import volume [source]


podman volume import imports the contents of a tarball into the podman volume's mount point. The contents of the volume is merged with the content of the tarball with the latter taking precedence. podman volume import can consume piped input when using - as source path.

The given volume must already exist and is not created by podman volume import.

Note: Following command is not supported by podman-remote.


Print usage statement


$ gunzip -c hello.tar.gz | podman volume import myvol -
$ podman volume import myvol test.tar
$ podman volume export myvol | podman volume import oldmyvol -

See Also

podman(1), podman-volume(1), podman-volume-export(1)

Referenced By

podman-volume(1), podman-volume-export(1).

The man page docker-volume-import(1) is an alias of podman-volume-import(1).