Article ID: 113057, created on Dec 26, 2011, last review on May 3, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.7

Release notes

Synopsis:          New Parallels Virtuozzo Containers 4.7 tools update provides
                   fixes related to Container management functionality.
Issue date:        2011-12-20
Product:           Parallels Virtuozzo Containers
Keywords:          'backup'

1. What's Included in This Update

New packages for Parallels Virtuozzo Containers provide user-level tool
fixes for creating Container backups using the 'vzabackup' utility and the
Parallels Virtual Automation application.

2. Problem Description

This update contains a fix for the following issue:

- Backing up a Container that has a cached area created with the vzcache
  utility may fail.

3. Affected Components

 - 'libvzsnap' is the library for managing snapshots over the VZFS filesystem.

4. Obtaining the Update

 You can download and install this tools update using the 'vzup2date' utility
 included in the Parallels Containers 4.7 distribution.

5. Installing the Update

 Use the 'vzup2date' command to install the new Parallels Virtuozzo Containers
 tools packages.

 The update does not require Parallels Virtuozzo Containers restart or system

6. RPMs required:

 The following RPM packages are included in the tools update:


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