GetBackupTarget

You can use the GetBackupTarget method to return information about a specific backup target that you have created.

Parameters

This method has the following input parameters:

Name Description Type Default value Required
attributes List of name-value pairs in JSON object format. JSON object None No
backupTargetID Unique identifier assigned to the backup target. integer None Yes
name Name of the backup target. string None No

Return value

This method has the following return value:

Name Description Type
backupTarget List of name-value pairs in JSON object format. JSON object

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

{
  "id": 1, 
  "method": "GetBackupTarget", 
  "params": {
      "backupTargetID": 1
  }
}

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

{
   "id": 1,
   "result": {
     "backupTarget": {
     "attributes" : {
        "size" : 100
     },
     "backupTargetID" : 1,
     "name" : "mytargetbackup"
    }
  }
}