zcat failed: got timeout


Active Member
Sep 11, 2011
sometimes I get the following message:

restore vma archive: zcat /mnt/pve/crbBackuper/dump/vzdump-qemu-101-2015_05_04-13_22_56.vma.gz|vma extract -v -r /var/tmp/vzdumptmp204368.fifo - /var/tmp/vzdumptmp204368
TASK ERROR: command 'zcat /mnt/pve/crbBackuper/dump/vzdump-qemu-101-2015_05_04-13_22_56.vma.gz|vma extract -v -r /var/tmp/vzdumptmp204368.fifo - /var/tmp/vzdumptmp204368' failed: got timeout

go in updates..make refreshupgrade

again restore... and error disappears. What could be the problem?

proxmox-ve-2.6.32: 3.4-150 (running kernel: 2.6.32-37-pve) pve-manager: 3.4-3 (running version: 3.4-3/2fc72fee) pve-kernel-2.6.32-32-pve: 2.6.32-136 pve-kernel-2.6.32-37-pve: 2.6.32-150 lvm2: 2.02.98-pve4 clvm: 2.02.98-pve4 corosync-pve: 1.4.7-1 openais-pve: 1.1.4-3 libqb0: 0.11.1-2 redhat-cluster-pve: 3.2.0-2 resource-agents-pve: 3.9.2-4 fence-agents-pve: 4.0.10-2 pve-cluster: 3.0-16 qemu-server: 3.4-3 pve-firmware: 1.1-4 libpve-common-perl: 3.0-24 libpve-access-control: 3.0-16 libpve-storage-perl: 3.0-32 pve-libspice-server1: 0.12.4-3 vncterm: 1.1-8 vzctl: 4.0-1pve6 vzprocps: 2.0.11-2 vzquota: 3.1-2 pve-qemu-kvm: 2.2-8 ksm-control-daemon: 1.1-1 glusterfs-client: 3.5.2-1


Proxmox Staff Member
Oct 1, 2014
I dont know but you have your Backup on a NFS, maybe the NFS has some connection problems!


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