Create a new backup unit.

knife ionoscloud backupunit create (options)

Available options:

Required options:

  • name

  • password

  • email

  • ionoscloud_username

  • ionoscloud_password

name: --name NAME, -n NAME
alphanumeric name you want assigned to the backup unit (required)
password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
alphanumeric password you want assigned to the backup unit (required)
email: --email EMAIL
the e-mail address you want assigned to the backup unit. (required)
ionoscloud_username: --username USERNAME, -u USERNAME
your Ionoscloud username (required)
ionoscloud_password: --password PASSWORD, -p PASSWORD
your Ionoscloud password (required)
extra_config_file: --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH, -e EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH
path to the additional config file


knife ionoscloud backupunit create --name NAME --password PASSWORD --email EMAIL --username USERNAME --password PASSWORD --extra-config EXTRA_CONFIG_FILE_PATH