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[Veritas-bu] Problem removing media from NetBackup

2001-12-11 13:42:40
Subject: [Veritas-bu] Problem removing media from NetBackup
From: dwalker AT Jewels DOT COM (Walker, Dan)
Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2001 13:42:40 -0500
Try doing :
vmquery -m <media id>

This should give you the pool number and status.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ryan Anderson [SMTP:Ryan.Anderson AT udlp DOT com]
> Sent: Tuesday, December 11, 2001 1:09 PM
> To:   veritas-bu AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu; Jason.Ahrens AT telus DOT com
> Subject:      Re: [Veritas-bu] Problem removing media from NetBackup
> 
> Try doing:
> 
> vmquery -deassignbyid <media id> <pool_number> <status>
> 
> I think Dave Chapa posted a quick way to find the pool number and status
> fields recently. I've done it before, but I don' recall how....
> 
> RCA
> 
> >>> Jason Ahrens <Jason.Ahrens AT telus DOT com> 12/11/01 09:28AM >>>
> We have had a couple of media go bad. I have removed them from the silo, now
> want to remove their entry in NetBackup, but I get the following problem
> 
> [email protected]:/usr/openv/local/bin# vmdelete -m 010248
> cannot delete assigned volume (92)
> [email protected]:/usr/openv/local/bin# bpexpdate -ev 010248 -d 0
> Are you SURE you want to delete 010248 y/n (n)? y
> requested media id was not found in NB media database and/or MM volume
> database
> 
> How can I remove this media if it's assigned, but I can't unassign it?
> 
> Jason
> 
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