Symantec NetBackup Media Manager status code 06 to status code 10

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Symantec NetBackup product is a backup and recovery product designed for enterprise users. Symantec NetBackup tool can be used to perform backups of SQL Server databases, Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, PostGres Databases, flat file backups, etc, and provides various other features. Media Manager software is part of NetBackup which manages the storage devices and removable media.

Below are some of the NetBackup Media Manager status code 06 to status code 10 which may be received while using the Symantec NetBackup tool.

Media Manager status code 6
Message: invalid protocol request
Explanation: An invalid request was sent to a robotic process or operator request
process.
¦ Examine command output, debug logs, and system logs for a more detailed
message on the error.
See “Setting debug logging to a higher level” in the Troubleshooting Guide.
¦ Identify the target components (for example, vmd, nbemm, and robotic processes
on local or remote hosts). Then verify that all media and device management
binaries are at compatible version level.

Media Manager status code 7
Message: daemon terminated
Explanation: The process is inactive or terminates (or has terminated) from the
following: an event or signal or as a direct result of a request from an authorized
user or process.
Recommended Action: If the targeted product component is needed but has
terminated, restart the daemons or services on the targeted host.

Media Manager status code 8
Message: invalid media ID
Explanation: Whena process performed a media-related operation, it encountered
an empty or an incorrectly formatted media identifier. Or a media ID that was
passed to it cannot be operated on as requested.
¦ Examine command output, debug logs, and system logs for a more detailed
message on the error.
See “Setting debug logging to a higher level” in the Troubleshooting Guide.
¦ Ensure that the media ID, where requested, is not blank.
¦ Ensure that the specified media IDs contain valid characters only: alphanumeric
characters, the period (.), the plus sign (+), and the underscore (_). A hyphen
(-) is also a valid character when not the first character in the media ID.
¦ If media are specified to be ejected from a library, ensure the following: they
exist in the EMM database and are associated with the correct robot number.
¦ Ensure that the media ID is from 1 to 6 characters in length.
¦ Ensure that a valid media and seed were specified.
¦ If the operation is an inventory request for an ACS robot, use the robtest
utility to verify the following: the ACS interface returns cleaning media IDs
both in the query volume list and in the query cleaning volume list.

Media Manager status code 9
Message: invalid media type
Explanation: A process that performed a media-related operation encountered
an unknown, missing, or incompatible media type specifier.
¦ If you run a robot inventory on a robot of type ACS, TLH, or TLM, ensure the
following: the installed version of NetBackup supports and recognizes the
vendor media type that the robot control software returns.
¦ If using a command line interface directly, verify that a valid media type has
been passed, according to vmadd(1m) command line documentation.
¦ Ensure that an operation valid only for cleaning media has not been requested
on a media ID that does not correspond to cleaning tape.
¦ Ensure that the media type in all bar code rules is a valid media type or the
ordinal zero (0), to represent the default media type.

Media Manager status code 10
Message: invalid barcode
Explanation: Whena process performed a media-related operation, it encountered
an unknown, missing, or incompatible bar code.
¦ Examine command output, debug logs, and system logs for a more detailed
message on the error.
See “Setting debug logging to a higher level” in the Troubleshooting Guide.
¦ Ensure that the bar code, where requested, is not blank.
¦ Ensure that the specified bar codes contain valid characters only: alphanumeric
characters, and the period (.), plus sign (+), and underscore (_). A hyphen (-) is
also a valid character when not the first character in the media ID.
¦ Ensure that the number of characters in the bar code does not exceed the
maximum that is allowed for the robot type.
¦ Ensure that the bar code tag in all bar code rules is a subset of a valid, supported
bar code format.

Hope this was helpful.

Thanks,
SQLServerF1 Team
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