Article ID: 126675, created on Aug 24, 2015, last review on Aug 24, 2015

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0

Symptoms

A backup for virtual machine cannot be created:

[root@vz ~]# prlctl backup VMName

Failed to backed up the VM: Unable to create a backup copy of the virtual machine "VMName" (PRL_ERR_FREE_DISK_SPACE_FOR_CREATE_SNAPSHOT). Please try again. If the problem persists, contact your system administrator for assistance.

Cause

Insufficient space on a partition, where the virtual machine is stored.

Resolution

Free space on a partition, where the virtual machine is stored.

In order to locate a virtual machine's home directory, execute the following command:

[root@vz ~]# prlctl list -i VMName | grep Home
Home: /var/parallels/VMName.pvm/

Search Words

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