Restore from tape fails with "0xe00084ca - The data being read from the media is inconsistent"
0xe00084ca - The data being read from the media is inconsistent
The following application event occurs :
Event Type: Error
Event Source: Backup Exec
Event Category: Devices
Event ID: 33152
Adamm Mover Error: Read Failure!
Error = ERROR_CRC
Drive = "HP 1"
Media = "LTO000063"
Read Mode: SingleBlock(0), ScsiPass(0)
Write Mode: SingleBlock(1), ScsiPass(1)
Running the Tracer.exe utility when attempting the same restore job from the same media reports the following error:
F0 00 03 00 00 00 01 10 00 00 00 00 11 00 00 00
50 84 00 00 P
Sense key MEDIUM_ERROR
This error will reflect in restore job,when the corrupt tapes or defective tape drives with multiple hard read errors are used during backup.
1. Check to see if there was any hardware Event IDs with the date matching when the backup was done.
2. Make sure the hardware devices are at the latest firmware and driver level.
3.Check to see is there Multiple "hard" read or write errors indicate a problem with the tape drive ,if so try with different tape drive.
4 If still the same issue run future backups to different tape medium. If the issue persist contact the tape hardware vendor.