Article ID: 122041, created on Jun 16, 2014, last review on Jun 17, 2016

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0
  • Virtuozzo containers for Linux 4.7
  • Virtuozzo hypervisor


Adding Plesk application template to a container takes around an hour or longer:

# vzpkg install CTID pp


Name resolution on the node is slow due to the known RedHat problem with handling parallel IPv4 and IPv6 requests.

During Plesk installation a large number of files are downloaded from Each download attempt adds additional ~5 seconds to the overall installation time.


Apply the solution from this article to speed up the name resolution process for the pp template.

Add the following line to the pre-install script of the 'pp' template:

[root@vz ~]# diff -pruN /vz/template/centos/6/x86_64/config/app/pp/default/pre-install.orig /vz/template/centos/6/x86_64/config/app/pp/default/pre-install
--- /vz/template/centos/6/x86_64/config/app/pp/default/pre-install.orig 2014-06-17 03:34:28.141249272 +0700
+++ /vz/template/centos/6/x86_64/config/app/pp/default/pre-install      2014-06-17 03:34:40.928736787 +0700
@@ -19,4 +19,6 @@ touch /var/lock/parallels-panel-apply-mi
 # Workaround for mysql bug during Plesk templates caching (at least on cos6x64)
 [ "$APP_CACHE" = "1" -a ! -f /etc/sysconfig/network ] &&       touch /etc/sysconfig/network

+echo "options single-request-reopen" >> /etc/resolv.conf

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