DLM not being reclaiming media after migration due to disassociated JobFamilyGuid on upgraded backup jobs

Problem

After upgrading from any supported previous version to Backup Exec 2012, the incremental backup sets that are created in previous versions are not groomed by Data Lifecycle Management (DLM).

Cause

The JobFamilyGuids of the full backup and incremental are not consistent. 

 

Solution

A hotfix is now available for this issue in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned in this article. Refer to the Hotfix link under Related Documents at the end of this article to obtain the hotfix needed to resolve the issue.

Backup Exec 2012 Rev 1798 Service Pack 2 (TECH203155)
 


Applies To

Backup Exec 2012

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