During upgrade to Backup Exec 2012 the Database Migration fails with Migration returned value: 4294967295

Problem

During a upgrade to Backup 2012 the Database Migration fails and the option is presented to continue or roll back. Reviewing the Backup Exec 2012 installation log (BKUPEXEC2012.HTM) the migration fails with error Migration returned value: 4294967295.

Error Message

Failure 1 running migration library
BE Migration Tool execution failed

Failure -1 running migration library 0
  

Pvlupgrade: ConvertImportedOstDevices - failed

 

Cause

Database migration fails with:

Pvlupgrade: ConvertImportedOstDevices - failed

Failure -1 running migration library 0
Destructor BEMigrate Freeing library: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Migration\pvlupgrade.dll
Destructor BEMigrate Freeing library: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Migration\jobmigration.dll
Destructor BEMigrate Freeing library: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Migration\catupgrade.dll
Destructor BEMigrate Freeing library: C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\Migration\postmigrationprocessing.dll
BE Migration Tool execution failed
Migration returned value: 4294967295
 

Solution

Download Backup Exec 2012 Rev 1798 Service Pack 4 installation media and perform the upgrade.

 

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 4 (TECH212772).

 

 

 

Applies To

Backup Exec 2012

Upgrade from previous version of Backup Exec.

 

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