GENERAL ERROR: Not able to duplicate an imported Backup Exec image.

Article:TECH52504  |  Created: 2009-01-17  |  Updated: 2012-03-27  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH52504
Article Type
Technical Solution

Product(s)

Environment

Issue



GENERAL ERROR: Not able to duplicate an imported Backup Exec image.


Error



Not duplicating image with backup id since it is a Backup Exec image


Solution



Error Code(s)/Message(s):
Not duplicating image with backup id <xyz> since it is a Backup Exec image

Overview:
The above error occurs when attempting to duplicate an imported Symantec Backup Exec (tm) image.

Resolution:
The duplication of Backup Exec images is neither supported in a current nor considered for a future version of NetBackup (tm).
 
 

Release notes for NetBackup 7.x.

Chapter 5:

End-of-life notifications:

Note: Backup Exec Tape Reader (BETR) refers to the ability within NetBackup to import and restore from Backup Exec (BE) backup sets (images).

As of the next major release, NetBackup, BETR is no longer compatible.


Supplemental Materials

Value1434070
Description

Please add to the NetBackup Administration Guides that NBU cannot duplicate BE media.



Legacy ID



289777


Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH52504


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