Incremental backup of a Virtual Machine (VM) fails with "V-79-57344-5893 - The object was not found, or could not be accessed" when using Modified time as the Backup Method


Incremental backups of VMs using the Agent for VMware Virtual Infrastructure (AVVI) fail with "V-79-57344-5893 - The object was not found, or could not be accessed"

Error Message

Error in beremote debug log:

[0932]     [fsys\ntfs\img_pdi]  + img_pdi_initfs.cpp (562):


[11/18/10 11:10:21] [0932]     [fsys\ntfs\img_pdi]  | Looking for volume: 'BACKUP TO DISK FOLDER'.


[11/18/10 11:10:21] [0932]     | UNEXPECTED ERROR(0xe000fe49): Failed to find volume


[11/18/10 11:10:21] [0932]     |  Method:IMG_PDI_FSYS::ImgPdiFsys::GetVirtualVolumeDetails


[11/18/10 11:10:21] [0932]     | Exit point of IMG_PDI_FSYS::GetVirtualVolumeDetails hit: (0xe000fe49)



Change the backup method from Modified time to Archive Bit

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Applies To

This issue occurs in Backup Exec 2010 and Backup Exec 2010 R2

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