Veritas NetBackup™ Appliance Troubleshooting Guide
- About using the Troubleshooting Guide
- General troubleshooting steps
- About troubleshooting tools
- Working with log files
- NetBackup Appliance error messages
NetBackup status codes applicable for NetBackup Appliance
This section lists the NetBackup error that can occur while, working with a NetBackup Appliance. It helps you to resolve the issues based on the corresponding error messages:
Table: NetBackup status codes
NetBackup status code
file read failed
A read of a file or socket failed.
client host name cannot be found
The system function
media open error
The tape manager (
media write error
The system's device driver returned an I/O error while NetBackup wrote to removable media or a disk file.
problems encountered during setup of shared memory
The NetBackup processes use shared memory for some operations. This status is returned when an error is encountered in the initialization of the shared memory by the operating system's APIs.
no storage units available for use
The NetBackup resource broker (
operation would cause an illegal duplication
If the request is processed, it causes a duplicate entry (for example, in the catalog or the configuration database). A duplicate catalog entry is usually due to a mistake in the specification of media IDs for NetBackup catalog backups.
Invalid storage unit
The storage unit or storage unit group specified for one or more destinations in storage lifecycle policy is not valid.
For more information on NetBackup status codes, refer to NetBackup™ Status Codes Reference Guide.