Symantec NetBackup status code 2056 to status code 2060


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 and provides various features.

Below are some of the NetBackup status error codes from Status Code 2056 to Status Code 2060 which may be received while using the Symantec NetBackup tool.

NetBackup status code: 2056
Message: The file name used for the mount request already exists
Explanation: The tpreq command cannot load this media because the specified
file name already exists.
Recommended Action: Specify a different file name for tpreq, or run the
tpunmount command for the media which has been loaded using tpreq with the
conflicting file name.

NetBackup status code: 2057
Message: The scan host of the drive is not active
Explanation: The scan host for a standalone drive is offline, so the drive cannot
be allocated .
Recommended Action: If the problem persists, restart the NetBackup media
servers that have paths to this drive.

NetBackup status code: 2058
Message: LTID needs to be restarted on media servers before the device can be
Explanation: A drive cannot be used because an ltid restart is required. This
error may occur when configuration changes have been made on a media server,
but ltid has not been subsequently restarted.
Recommended Action: When the media server is not in a busy state, stop and
restart ltid on that media server.

NetBackup status code: 2059
Message: The robotic library is not available
Explanation: The robot that is required for a drive cannot be found in the nbemm
Recommended Action: Verify that the robot that is required by jobs is properly
configured. If the error persists, the following logs may be useful in understanding
the problem : The mds unified logging files (OID 143) from the master server at
debug level 2.

NetBackup status code: 2060
Message: Media needs to be rewound or unmounted from a drive
Explanation: The NetBackup mds component uses this error internally to inform
the resource broker that a tape needs to be unloaded. It should never appear as a
job error status.
Recommended Action:

Hope this was helpful.

SQLServerF1 Team
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