Linux

Description of how to create a virtual machine from a backup archive of a Linux system

How to set up deduplication in the most efficient way

Acronis Backup & Recovery shows the "Failed to create the backup plan" error message when trying to back up to\restore from a subfolder on a network share

Only Windows operating systems are supported

This is an issue with SELinux 3.7.19 and higher

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Server
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Advanced Server Virtual Edition
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 Server for Linux

Symptoms

  1. You are attempting to mount a backup from Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 GUI;
  2. The attempt fails with the following error message:

    Failed to execute the TrueImageMount command
    'mount: you must specify the filesystem type'

This article describes how to deal with the situations when the Virtual Appliance backup/replication performance is low

Using the "File Recovery" feature and browsing a folder which contains files with non-Windows compliant symbols in their names such as " * : < > ? \ / | results in an empty list; extraction of these files into .zip archive leads to inability to open such .zip archive

Create a backup plan to have the backups saved to the root of the USB disk or to a certain folder on the disk

How to reactivate Linux loaders GRUB, GRUB 2 and LILO

Collecting system calls output in Linux

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 11
  • Acronis Backup & Recovery 10

For Acronis Backup & Recovery 11.5 see Acronis Linux Products: Collecting Strace Output of Acronis Services in Linux

Step-by-step instructions on how to convert a backup archive (.tib) to a Red Hat KVM virtual machine

Create SMTP relay in Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, and then set up E-mail notifications in Acronis Backup & Recovery 10

This is a known issue. Do not run the validation task of a backup stored online if this may potentially interfere with other Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 tasks

Compiling the necessary SnapAPI modules for Acronis Backup & Recovery 10 fails on Red Hat Linux Enterprise (RHEL) 5.4 and CentOS 5.4 systems

Removing Acronis Backup & Recovery, its components and related files and folders from Linux

The most probable cause is that the Linux distribution is missing the 32-bit libraries

It is possible to restore a disk image to a larger or smaller hard drive with automatic or manual resize

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup for VMware (Acronis vmProtect)

Introduction

Acronis Backup for VMware (Acronis vmProtect) can be used to back up and recover the virtual machines hosted on VMware ESXi servers and to migrate physical machines to virtual environment. During migration Acronis Universal Restore technology is used to allow the created virtual machine to boot in the virtual environment.

Instructions on how to troubleshoot problems after recovery

This article applies to:

  • Acronis Backup (Acronis Backup & Recovery)

Introduction

Sometimes a recovery process seems to work without any visible problems, but the resulting files after recovery are not complete and/or are corrupted. This article will explain the process to troubleshoot this issue. 

Solution

Depending on what was being recovered, please choose the correct section:

This article describes how to troubleshoot performance issues with Acronis Backup Command line tool.

Symptoms

Acrocmd output does not display Japanese text correctly:

Solution

Change encoding from SJIS to UTF8 by adding iconv -f sjis -t utf8 parameter to the command, e.g.:

acrocmd list disks | iconv -f sjis -t utf8

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