Use of DHCP with Backup Exec 2012 may result in communication failures with remote servers

Article:TECH181015  |  Created: 2012-02-08  |  Updated: 2012-02-08  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH181015
Article Type
Technical Solution


Subject

Issue



Use of DHCP for Backup Exec 2012 could result in being unable to communicate with remote servers. The communication failure may lead to being unable to complete backup operations.

 


Error



V-225-286 : This computer has DHCP enabled. Dynamically changing IP addresses may cause issues with Backup Exec.

 


Solution



Assign a static IP address to all servers in the Backup Exec 2012 environment and verify that all DNS records are correct.

 


Supplemental Materials

SourceUMI
ValueV-225-286
Description

This computer has DHCP enabled. Dynamically changing IP addresses may cause issues with Backup Exec.

 



Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH181015


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