"Linux media server option license violation" alert is reported if the client side deduplication is enabled

Article:TECH223320  |  Created: 2014-07-29  |  Updated: 2014-07-29  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH223320
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Article Type
Technical Solution


Subject

Issue



"Linux media server option license violation" alert is reported every hour if the client side deduplication (Direct access sharing) is enabled for a Linux server.

 


Error



Linux Media Server Option License Violation. V-275-444

The evaluation period for the Linux Media Server Option has expired. You must purchase the Linux Media Server Option or disable its devices.
Please refer to product documentation for more information.

 


Environment



Backup Exec 2012 and 2014

Deduplication Option

Remote Agent for Linux with the configuration of the client side deduplication (Direct access sharing)

 

 


Solution



Note: This error can be ignored if the Linux Media Server Option is not used.

  

Symantec Corporation has acknowledged that the above-mentioned issue is present in the current version(s) of the product(s) mentioned at the end of this article. Symantec Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers.

This issue is currently under investigation by Symantec Corporation. Pending the outcome of the investigation, this issue may be resolved by way of a patch or hotfix in current or future revisions of the software. However, this particular issue is not currently scheduled for any release. If you feel this issue has a direct business impact for you and your continued use of the product, please contact your Symantec Sales representative or the Symantec Sales group to discuss these concerns. For information on how to contact Symantec Sales, please see
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Supplemental Materials

SourceUMI
ValueV-275-444
Description

Linux Media Server Option License Violation


SourceETrack
Value3579228
Description

 "Linux media server option license violation" alert if the client deduplication is enabled for a linux server




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