Symantec NetBackup Robotic status code 256 to status code 260

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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. Robotic daemons or processes issue these status codes. They are also issued by programs that call the robotic operations, such as the vmchange command and
the media and device management user interfaces.

Below are some of the NetBackup Robotic status code 256 to status code 260 which may be received while using the Symantec NetBackup tool.

Robotic status code 256
Message: Robot busy, multiple eject operation in progress
Explanation: The robot is unavailable because a multiple eject is in progress,
using resources that are needed for the requested operation.
RecommendedAction: Wait until the robot is done performing the multiple eject
operation before starting new requests. Check the vendor or operating system
administrative interfaces and logs to see if robotic resources are busy.

Robotic status code 257
Message: Robot busy, multiple inject operation in progress
Explanation: The robot is unavailable because a multiple inject is in progress,
using resources that are needed for the requested operation.
Recommended Action: Wait until the robot is done performing the multiple
inject operation before starting new requests. check the vendor or operating
system administrative interfaces and logs to see if robotic resources are busy.

Robotic status code 258
Message: Cleaning/unknown media in drive
Explanation: A request to mount a tape failed because cleaning media was found
in the drive.
¦ 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.
¦ Retry the operation once the drive cleaning has completed.

Robotic status code 259
Message: Not authorized by VxSS
Explanation: A request was made to the robot daemons by an unauthorized user.
¦ Verify that the user has the necessary permissions to perform this operation.
¦ Verify that the authentication and authorization security settings are correct,
under HostProperties in the NetBackupAdministrationConsole. Information
is available on using the Symantec Product Authentication and Authorization
Service.
See the NetBackup Security and Encryption Guide.

Robotic status code 260
Message: Robot busy, robot diagnostics in progress
Explanation: The requested robot is running a robot diagnostic.
¦ 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.
¦ Retry the operation when the robot diagnostic cycle is complete.

Hope this was helpful.

Thanks,
SQLServerF1 Team
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