ESXi – ERROR: failed to locate and extract VM_ID for MachineName [HowTo]

ESXi – ERROR: failed to locate and extract VM_ID for MachineName [HowTo]



Problem:
When You run ghettoVCB.sh in dryrun mode on ESXi to backup virtual machines, You get:
ERROR: failed to locate and extract VM_ID for MachineName

Solution:
In my example problem was that MachineName contains brackets, after renaming virtual machine problem was solved

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