Re: [ADSM-L] The BACKUP VM command is not supported on this client (ANS1184W)

2008-03-21 11:54:31
Subject: Re: [ADSM-L] The BACKUP VM command is not supported on this client (ANS1184W)
From: "Burton, Robert" <robert.burton AT RBC DOT COM>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 11:52:44 -0400
My understanding is you have to be at tsm server 5.5 level as well as
the client ... 

Robert Burton 
Enterprise Storage Network Analyst 
Royal Bank of Canada 
315 Front St West 
Toronto, On, M5V 3A4 
( 416-348-3849 )
+ Robert.Burton AT rbc DOT com

-----Original Message-----
From: ADSM: Dist Stor Manager [mailto:ADSM-L AT VM.MARIST DOT EDU] On Behalf Of
Bell, Charles (Chip)
Sent: 2008, March, 21 11:09 AM
Subject: The BACKUP VM command is not supported on this client

Receiving this error when first testing TSM backups with VMware's VCB


Running TSM v5.5.0.4 client on Windows 64-bit OS. TSM server is at


I have a ticket open with TSM support, but would like to know if anyone
has seen this. I thought that command would be supported by 5.5 on
64-bit. What am I missing. Any VMware gurus out there?  J


God bless you!!! 

Chip Bell
Network Engineer I
IBM Tivoli Certified Deployment Professional Baptist Health System
Birmingham, AL 

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