CreateBackupTarget

You can use CreateBackupTarget to create and store backup target information so that you do not need to reenter it each time a backup is created.

Parameters

This method has the following input parameters:

Name Description Type Default value Required
name Name for the backup target. string None Yes
attributes List of name-value pairs in JSON object format. JSON object None Yes (but can be empty)

Return value

This method has the following return value:

Name Description Type
backupTargetID Unique identifier assigned to the new backup target. integer

Request example

Requests for this method are similar to the following example:

{
   "method": "CreateBackupTarget",
   "params": {
      "name": "mytargetbackup"
   },
"id": 1
}

Response example

This method returns a response similar to the following example:

{
   "id": 1,
   "result": {
      "backupTargetID": 1
   }
}