The begather utility completes without gathering any information if it is executed in the directory other than /opt/VRTSrauls/bin.
# cd /tmp
BEGATHER_OUTPUT_DIRECTORY - /tmp/begather
Media Server Name: rhel62-32-e1
BEGather Start Time: Mon Aug 5 19:51:30 2013
Processing 'EXE' Section(s)...
Finished 'EXE' Section(s)
Processing 'BATCH' Section(s)...
Finished 'BATCH' Section(s)
Processing 'FILE' Section(s)...
Finished 'FILE' Section(s)
BEGather End Time: Mon Aug 5 19:51:30 2013
Packet file is: /tmp/VRTSralus/begather_rhel62-32-e1_2013-8-5_19-51-30.tar
# tar tf /tmp/VRTSralus/begather_rhel62-32-e1_2013-8-5_19-51-30.tar
Move to /opt/VRTSralus/bin directory and then run begather utility
Here are the detailed steps to run the begather utility on Linux servers.
1. Log on as root to the Linux server on which the Backup Exec components are installed.
2. Navigate to the following directory:
3. Start the begather utility.
4. Note the location of the Packet file that is displayed on the screen.