Check the NetBackup Problems report for clues on where and why the failure occurred. If you cannot determine the cause from the Problems report, create debug log directories for the processes that returned this status code . Then, retry the operation and check the resulting debug logs.
The job for the user-directed backup is provided with an input file list that contains over 150,000 files. The backup job goes active and the media mounts and positions, but the backup fails with status 25 more than two minutes later without transferring any portion of the backup image from the client to the mediaserver.
Event Type: Error Event Source: VSS Event Category: None Event ID: 12302 Date: 1/8/2009 Time: 1:36: 21 AM User: N/A Computer: ARTICTALEVM8 Description: Volume Shadow Copy Service error : An internal inconsistency was detected in trying to contact shadow copy service writers. Please check to see that the Event Service and Volume Shadow Copy Service are operating properly.