Query failed error appears viewing Backup Set on MBES server when Catalog mode is set to Centralized catalogs.

Article:TECH211722  |  Created: 2013-10-21  |  Updated: 2014-06-17  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH211722
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When viewing Backup sets on MMS/MBES server devices a Query failed error appears. (Figure 1)


Figure 1




Query Failed


Backup Exec 2012 SP2

Enterprise Server Option

CASO/MBES - Catalog Mode Centralized



Centralized Catalog query error.


Debug Error

 BECAT : [3728]:[5]: odbcConn (000000001B426C80) - done
 ERROR: LocalizedException:
 ERROR:   Message: Unable to perform query for {0.EN_US}.
 ERROR:   Reason: Unknown reason: {0.EN_US}.
 ERROR:   Stack:    at BackupExec.Management.Components.MetaData.MetaDataManager.HandleQueryResult[T](List`1& resultList, MetaDataQueryResultInfo metaDataQueryResultInfo, Func`2 createFunc, ItemCriteria itemCriteria, MetaDataQueryInfo metaDataQueryInfo, Boolean allocatedMetaDataConnection)
    at BackupExec.Management.Components.MetaData.MetaDataManager.QueryBackupSet(ItemCriteria& itemCriteria)
    at SyncInvokeQueryBackupSet(Object , Object[] , Object[] )
    at System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.SyncMethodInvoker.Invoke(Object instance, Object[] inputs, Object[]& outputs)
    at System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.DispatchOperationRuntime.InvokeBegin(MessageRpc& rpc)
    at System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.ImmutableDispatchRuntime.ProcessMessage5(MessageRpc& rpc)
    at System.ServiceModel.Dispatcher.MessageRpc.Process(Boolean isOperationContextSet)
MANAGEME: [MetaData    ] QueryMetaData ends: MDQ_BackupSet_View rc=-1 numrows=0
MANAGEME: [MetaData    ] ReleaseMetaDataConnection : 457337984
MANAGEME: [MetaData    ] ReleaseConnection : 457337984
MANAGEME: [MetaData    ] ReleaseConnection : gain lock





This issue is resolved in Backup Exec 2014 or later versions. 


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Supplemental Materials


Query failed when viewing Dedupe Folders backup set on the MBES server.


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