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USB Disk to tape Backup is getting failed @ Backup exec 12.5

 Disk to Tape Copy 2-Full-Weekly -- The job failed with the following error: The directory is invalid.


Daily incremental backup will goto USB disk G:\

On every friday night all the incremental backups will get backed up to  Tape

 

 

 

 Disk to Tape Copy 2-Full-Weekly -- The job failed with the following error: The directory is invalid.
Directory \
V-79-57344-65033 - Directory not found. Cannot backup directory \Inc-Staging and its subdirectories.
Directory \VERITAS
Directory \VERITAS\B2D
  B2D000017.bkf
  B2D000018.bkf
  B2D000019.bkf
  B2D000020.bkf
File G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000001.bkf is in the backup selection list but was not found.
File G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000004.bkf is in the backup selection list but was not found.
 
 
 
Backup completed on 7/28/2014 at 5:34:11 PM.
 
Backup Set Summary  
Backed up 4 files in 3 directories.
3 items were skipped.
Processed 20,764,595,780 bytes in  10 minutes and  7 seconds.
Throughput rate: 1957 MB/min
Compression Type: Hardware
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Job Completion Status  
Job ended: Monday, July 28, 2014 at 5:35:31 PM
Completed status: Failed
Final error: 0xe000fe09 - The directory is invalid.
Final error category: Resource Errors
 
For additional information regarding this error refer to link V-79-57344-65033
 
 
 
Errors  
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Backup- G: V-79-57344-65033 - Directory not found. Cannot backup directory \Inc-Staging and its subdirectories.
 
Note: Click 'Edit Selection List...' to display the View Selection Details tab of the job's selection list. Select the entry with the directory that no longer exists and click Delete to remove it.Edit Selection List...
 
 
 
Exceptions  
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Backup- G: File G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000001.bkf is in the backup selection list but was not found.
File G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000004.bkf is in the backup selection list but was not found.
 
 

 

 

Thanks

1 Solution

Accepted Solutions
Accepted Solution!

...you might want to refer to

...you might want to refer to the TN below regarding backing up B2Ds...

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH176061

Essentially you should be changing your backup strategy to add in a stage to duplicate to tape, and delete the backup job of the B2D to tape...

Thanks!

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Hi,   Are you backing up the

Hi,

 

Are you backing up the B2D to tape, or duplicating it which is what you should be doing?

Have you made sure that there is no B2D job running at the same time you are streaming off to tape?

Thanks!

Hi Craig , Its just a backup

Hi Craig ,

Its just a backup copy moving to Tape from USB disk [ Daily incremental backups will be moved to USB disk ] & the same will get moved to Tape backup on firdays ] . Please proivide a solution to fix the issue

Source
 
 
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Selections
 
Selection list name: Staging -disk  
Selection list description:  DISK STAGING BACKUP to TAPE   
 
 
Selections/Resource Order
 
Selections  
Server 
G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000001.bkf  
G:\Inc-Staging\B2D000004.bkf  
G:\VERITAS\*.* /SUBDIR  
 
 
Resource Credentials
 
Resources Resource Credentials  
JTK00004 System Logon Account  
G:    
 
 
Priority and Availability
 
Limit availability of this selection list for backup to the following daily time window: No
 
Job priority:  Medium  
 
 
 
Enable automatic cancellation for this selection list: No
 
 
Selection List Notification
 
Include job log with a notification to an e-mail or printer recipient: No
 
 
 
 
 
Device and Media
 
Device:  [0001..0010]  
Media set:  Backup  
Family name: Media created 7/28/2014 6:55:05 PM  
When this job begins:  Append to media, overwrite if no appendable media is available  
 
 
Restrict backup of the selection list to devices on the following media server or media servers in a pool: No
Eject media after job completes: No
Write checksums to media: Yes
Retension media before backup: No
Password protect media: No
Use Write once, read many (WORM) media: No
 
 
 
Maximum number of devices to use for resources that support multiple data streams:  1  
Minimum number of devices, terminate job if fewer devices are available:  1  
 
 
 
Settings
 
 
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General
 
Job name:  Disk to Tape Copy 2-Full-Weekly  
Backup set description:  Disk to Tape Copy 2  
Backup method for files: Full - Back up files - Using archive bit (reset archive bit)  
Compression type: Hardware [if available, otherwise none]  
 
 
Verify after backup completes: No
 
Advanced
 
Set Remote Agent priority: Normal Priority  
Open file backup when Advanced Open File Option is not used:  With a lock  
 
 
Enable single instance backup for NTFS volumes: No
Back up files and directories by following junction points: Yes
Back up data in Remote Storage: No
 
Advanced Open File
 
Use Advanced Open File Option: No
 
 
Advanced Disk-based Backup
 
Use offhost backup to move backup processing from remote computer to media server: No
 
 
Network and Security
 
Network interface:  Use any available network interface  
Protocol:  Use any available protocol  
 
 
Allow use of any available network interface, subnet, or protocol for remote agents not bound to the above network interface, subnet, or protocol: No
 
 
 
Encryption Type:  None  
Encryption key:  None  
 
Run backup immediately when Symantec ThreatCon reaches: No
 
 
Notification
 
Include job log with a notification to an e-mail or printer recipient: No
 
 
 
 
Frequency
 
 
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Schedule
 
Run according to schedule
 
Start no earlier than 3:01:00 AM and no later than 10:59:59 PM
Make the schedule go into effect on 5/4/2010
 
 
Schedule backup to run
 
On Sunday of the first week
On Sunday of the second week
On Sunday of the third week
On Sunday of the fourth week
On Sunday of the last week
 
 
 
Submit job on hold: No

ThanX!

Accepted Solution!

...you might want to refer to

...you might want to refer to the TN below regarding backing up B2Ds...

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH176061

Essentially you should be changing your backup strategy to add in a stage to duplicate to tape, and delete the backup job of the B2D to tape...

Thanks!

For BE 12.5, you need to

For BE 12.5, you need to create a policy with a backup template and a duplicate template.  See this document

http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO22916