SQL log files of SharePoint databases are not deleted by DLM

Article:TECH212642  |  Created: 2013-11-20  |  Updated: 2013-11-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH212642
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Subject

Issue



When getting backups of a SharePoint server using Granular Recovery Technology (GRT), the SQL transaction log files of the content databases (E.G. WSS_Content_log.LDF) are not deleted by Data Lifecycle Management (DLM.)


Cause



Because Backup Exec Remote Agent on the BE server keeps opening the log file for GRT, DLM cannot delete the log file.


Solution



This issue is not observed in Backup Exec 2012 SP2 or later.

 




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH212642


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