The following should be done to migrate OpenVZ 6 container between OpenVZ 6 nodes using vzdump:
- Connect to the source server over SSH.
Create an archive of the container:
VMID of VPS can be found in SolusVM > Virtual Servers.
Transfer the file to the target server, for example:
Restore the archive:
Stop VPS on the source server:
and start it on the target server to verify that the container is operational:
- Connect to Master node over SSH.
Update Master node database with the new location of VPS
where ID - ID of the migrated VPS, can be seen in column ID in SolusVM > Virtual Servers; NEWNODEID - ID of the target node, can be seen in SolusVM > Nodes.
After the migrated container was tested - remove VPS on the source server: