Article ID: 114250, created on Jun 29, 2012, last review on Aug 12, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo containers for Windows
  • Virtual Automation 4.6

Symptoms

While setting default backup folder credentials in down-level logon name format (DOMAIN\username) for a Parallels Virtuozzo Containers for Windows host, the domain name is inserted twice:
C:\Users\Administrator>vzabackup --set-folder --backup-folder-path \\192.168.55.220\storage\testback --backup-folder-login "local\Administrator" --backup-folder
-passwd "PassworD" localhost



Cause

There is a known issue with setting down-level logon names via the command-line.

Resolution

There are two possible ways to work around the issue:
  1. Set Default Backup Location via Parallels Management Console
  2. Set Default Backup Location via PVA API request:
    <packet xmlns:ns2="http://www.swsoft.com/webservices/vzl/4.0.0/backupm" xmlns:ns1="http://www.swsoft.com/webservices/vzl/4.0.0/types" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">
    <target>backup_storagem</target>
    <data>
    <backup_storagem>
    <set_storage_config>
    <config>
    <location>
    <type>1</type>
    <path></path>
    <login xsi:type="ns1:auth_nameType">
    <name>base64-encoded user name</name>
    <domain>base64-encoded domain name</domain>
    <realm>00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</realm>
    </login>
    <password>base64-encoded password</password>
    </location>
    </config>
    </set_storage_config>
    </backup_storagem>
    </data>
    </packet>

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