Unable to catalog and restore password protected Backup to disk media in Backup Exec 2012.

Unable to catalog and restore password protected Backup to disk media in Backup Exec 2012.

Article: 100009128
Last Published: 2018-03-01
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Product(s): Backup Exec

Problem

When performing a catalog job on Backup to disk media that was written in older versions of Backup Exec the catalog job may fail with an error the password provided in the job properties does not match the password for this media. No sets on this media may be cataloged.   In older versions of Backup Exec an option was available to password protect the media and catalogs.  This option is no longer available in Backup Exec 11 and above in the job setup.   When attempting to restore password protected media in Backup Exec 2012 the option to provide a password in the catalog job is not available.

 

 

Error Message


0xe0000600 - The password provided in the job properties does not match the
password for this media.
No sets on this media may be cataloged.
 

Cause

When attempting to restore password protected media in Backup Exec 2012 the option to provide a password in the catalog job is not available for Backup to disk media.

Solution

WORKAROUND:

Catalog the password protected Backup to disk media using the Backup Exec 2012 BEMCLI command line interface.

How to catalog password protected media with BEMCLI.

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Veritas Corporation has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned at the end of this article. Veritas Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers.
 
There are no plans to address this issue by way of a patch or hotfix in the current or previous versions of the software at the present time. However, the issue is currently scheduled to be addressed in the next major revision of the product. Please be sure to refer back to this document periodically as any changes to the status of the defect will be reflected here.  Please note that Veritas Corporation reserves the right to remove any fix from the targeted release if it does not pass quality assurance tests.  Veritas's plans are subject to change and any action taken by you based on the above information or your reliance upon the above information is made at your own risk.
 


Please contact your Veritas Sales representative or the Veritas Sales group for upgrade information including upgrade eligibility to the release containing the resolution for this issue.  For information on how to contact Veritas Sales, please see   
https://www.veritas.com 
 
 

 

Applies To

Backup Exec 2012

Password Protected Backup to Disk Media from older versions of Backup Exec.

 

References

Etrack : 2884899

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