I'll have to do that -- stand by for that.
From: Justin Piszcz [mailto:jpiszcz AT lucidpixels DOT com]
Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 9:47 AM
To: Reynolds, Susan K.
Cc: veritas-bu AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu
Subject: RE: [Veritas-bu] SAP backups
Add VERBOSE = 5 in bp.conf on the master/media server and the client,
check the bptm, bpbrm and the agent-specific log for your
application-backup (SAP)- what does it say?
On Wed, 28 Oct 2009, Reynolds, Susan K. wrote:
> It will run the OS backup just fine on the same tape in the same drive.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Justin Piszcz [mailto:jpiszcz AT lucidpixels DOT com]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 2009 9:45 AM
> To: Reynolds, Susan K.
> Cc: veritas-bu AT mailman.eng.auburn DOT edu
> Subject: Re: [Veritas-bu] SAP backups
> Sounds very strange, the type of backup should not cause a drive failure,
> with the exception of incompatible firmware on an LTO-4 drive when doing
> encrypted backups (I ran into this recently).
> When it runs the backup, can you unfreeze the tape and use the same drive
> for an OS backup, does it still fail/and down the drive?
> On Wed, 28 Oct 2009, Reynolds, Susan K. wrote:
>> Has anyone encountered a problem where a SAP Agent backup just stalls, fails
>> to load the tape, freezes the tape and then downs the drive...while the OS
>> backups have no problem?
>> And does anyone have an idea of what may cause this?
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