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Netbackup integration with SAP MaxDb database

Created: 08 Jan 2013 • Updated: 04 Apr 2013 | 3 comments
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Hi 

we are integrating MAXDB 7.8 and 7.5 backups with NETBACKUP tool.
when triggering maxdb policy from netbu admin tool it fails with below
error.

/7/2013 5:07:25 PM - Info bphdb(pid=5184) Backup started

1/7/2013 5:07:26 PM - Error bpbrm(pid=10511) from client andwkpro7: ERR
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Script <"C:\sapdb\data\wrk\SDB\sapbackup\sap_maxdb_backup.cmd"> failed
with status: <1>

1/7/2013 5:07:26 PM - Error bpbrm(pid=10511) from client andwkpro7: ERR
-
bphdb exit status = 6: the backup failed to back up the requested files

1/7/2013 5:07:28 PM - Info bphdb(pid=5184) done. status: 6: the backup
failed to back up the requested files

the backup failed to back up the requested files(6)

Appreciate any help with this issue.

Thanks

Bhanu Prakash

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Will Restore's picture

These codes on the Master just indicate a problem with the database backup.
You'll have to look at the bphdb logs on the client.
If the directory does not already exist, mkdir C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\logs\bphdb , then run the job again.

Will Restore -- where there is a Will there is a way

BhanuPrakash's picture

I got below error in the logs as you mentioned in your reply

SAP_SCHEDULED = 1
SAP_USER_INITIATED = 0
SAP_SERVER = XXXX

SAP_POLICY = SAP-XXXX
SAP_FULL = 1
SAP_CINC = 0
ERR
-24985,ERR_MENOTFOUND: medium not found
Execution of DBMCLI command failed - exiting

Thanks

Bhanu prakash

Will Restore's picture

http://maxdb.sap.com/doc/7_6/b9/8cef7494f211d2a9b900a0c9430730/content.htm

-24985: ERR_MENOTFOUND - medium not found

Explanation

You specified a backup template that is not defined.

User Response
  • Check whether you entered the name of the backup template correctly.

  • Use a different backup template.

  • Create a new backup template with this name.

  • If you cannot resolve the error, contact Support.

Will Restore -- where there is a Will there is a way

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