[PVE-User] vzdump error

Andrew Niemantsverdriet andrew at rocky.edu
Tue Dec 23 16:49:22 CET 2008

I think I figured out the issue. I somehow manganed to get two
113.conf files. Only one of which was right. So I deleted the one that
showed up in the web interface and that managed to get rid of them
both. I then restored from backup image and now it is working as

I now have a different issue relating to migration. I am going to
start a new thread for it though.

Thanks for the help!

On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 8:05 AM, Dietmar Maurer <dietmar at proxmox.com> wrote:
> Please can you post your VM configuration (113.conf)
> seems something wrong with VE_PRIVATE
> - Dietmar
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: pve-user-bounces at pve.proxmox.com [mailto:pve-user-
>> bounces at pve.proxmox.com] On Behalf Of Andrew Niemantsverdriet
>> Sent: Dienstag, 23. Dezember 2008 15:57
>> To: proxmoxve
>> Subject: [PVE-User] vzdump error
>> I am getting an error when I try to do a backup.I noticed it was not
>> working from the web interface so I tried to do it manually.
>> localhost:/mnt/backup# vzdump 113
>> INFO: Starting new backup job - vzdump 113
>> Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at
>> /usr/sbin/vzdump line 1305.
>> INFO: Starting Backup of VM 113 ()
>> Use of uninitialized value in -d at /usr/sbin/vzdump line 760.
>> Use of uninitialized value in concatenation (.) or string at
>> /usr/sbin/vzdump line 760.
>> ERROR: Backup of VM 113 failed - directory '' does not exist
>> Any idea as to what the issue is?

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