Article ID: 111869, created on Aug 12, 2011, last review on May 11, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.7
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.6
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.0


It is not possible to restore two and more containers simultaneously using the vzrestore command from a remote Hardware Node if at least one of the containers has incremental backups. The restoration attempt fails as shown below:

[root@pvcfl ~]# vzrestore -d pvclinux64.local -e 9583331 9583332
Starting restore CT 9583331(2010-06-29T150932+0700@pvcfl) on node pvclinux64.local...
Created /vz/tmp/tmpkc7052
Starting - /usr/share/vzbackup-4.0.0-68.swsoft/vzrestore1 --ve-layout 04 9583331 .
Created /vz/private/9583331-tmpwT7110
Nothing to do. Empty files list.
Cleaning up...
Cleaning up...
Failed to restore pvclinux64.local CT 9583331 tag 2010-06-29T150932+0700@pvcfl.
Starting restore CT 9583332(2010-06-29T150745+0700@pvcfl) on node pvclinux64.local...
Doing exec - /usr/share/vzbackup-4.0.0-68.swsoft/vzrestore1 --ve-layout 04 9583332 -.
Created /vz/private/9583332-tmpFM8205
Restoring container...
Turn quota on
Turn quota off
Moving /vz/private/9583332-tmpFM8205/9583332 to /vz/private/9583332...
Register container: 9583332
Container registered succesfully
Saved parameters for Container 9583332
Cleaning up...
vzrestore(12451): Done.


Consider restoring containers one-by-one as shown below:

# vzrestore -d REMOTE_NODE LOCAL_NODE -e CTID1; vzrestore -d REMOTE_NODE LOCAL_NODE -e CTID2; ...

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