Differential catalog fails with "0xe000fe21 - An invalid path or file name was specified."

Article:TECH188787  |  Created: 2012-05-15  |  Updated: 2012-07-25  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH188787
Article Type
Technical Solution


Environment

Issue



An incremental or differential catalog job from a backup which includes Exchange GRT  fails even though the backup completes


Error



Final error: 0xe000fe21 - An invalid path or file name was specified.
Final error category: Job Errors

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Cause



This will happen if the full backup is to a different location than the incremental/differential backup, and the full is no longer available for the catalog job to play back the Exchange logs.


Solution



If running Exchange incremental/differential backups to disk then the full also needs to be on disk in order for Exchange GRT to work.


Supplemental Materials

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