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Independent backups intermittently fail ('A test that safeguards the integrity of the program failed unexpectedly. POSTCONDITION failed..').

Created: 13 Jul 2011 • Updated: 15 Nov 2012 | 5 comments
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Product(s): Symantec System Recovery (formerly Backup Exec System Recovery) - SSR 2011, Symantec System Recovery (formerly Backup Exec System Recovery)
Severity: Non-data threatening / major functionality
Status: Public fix available
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Problem

Independent backups using Symantec System Recovery 2011 intermittently fail when targetted to external USB drive.
 
 
Error

High Priority Error: Error EC8F17B7: Cannot create recovery points for job: Monday.
Error EBAB0013: A test that safeguards the integrity of the program failed unexpectedly. POSTCONDITION failed, CopyLegacyBootManager::GetDestinationRegion: .\CopyLegacyBootManager.cpp(190): pRegion. 0xEBAB0013 (Symantec System Recovery)
 
Solution

This issue is fixed in Service Pack 5 (9.0.5) for Backup Exec System Recovery (BESR) 2010. SP5 is available via LiveUpdate or here:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH193127.

This issue is also fixed in Service Pack 3 (10.0.3) for Symantec System Recovery (SSR) 2011. SP3 is available via LiveUpdate or here:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH195461.

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sandys's picture

no applied SP 5 for BESR 2010 already sum day ago,

but today i again experiencing this issue. so its still not solved

Thanks & Best Regards,

Sandy S

STS (SMP 7.1)

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Chris Riley's picture

Then you must be seeing a different issue. Please start a new forum thread on this:

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/backup-and...

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sandys's picture

no ......after manually running it is not working ..

 

Thanks & Best Regards,

Sandy S

STS (SMP 7.1)

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