Getting "ERROR: Can't write to /var/backups/mi-app-backups/mi-full-backup" when trying to backup my Metric Insights Instance.
This is a permission issue that may occur when you try to run mi-app-backup on your Metric Insights Virtual Machine with user that don't have root privileges.
In order to get root privileges to run mi-app-backup, do the following:
1. Find where on your vm mi-app-backup binary file is located by running:
You should get something like:
Note: If this path can't be found then you should add "/usr/local/bin" to path in user's ".bashrc" file.
2. Then run:
Note: If it asks password, please ask it from your VM administrator.