Symantec NetBackup status code 241 to status code 245


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 241 to Status Code 245 which may be received while using the Symantec NetBackup tool.

NetBackup status code: 241
Message: the specified schedule is the wrong type for this request
Explanation: The specified schedule for an immediate manual backup is not for
a full nor an incremental backup. It must be one of these.
Recommended Action: Specify only full or incremental schedules for manual
backups. If one does not exist in the policy, create one.

NetBackup status code: 242
Message: operation would cause an illegal duplication
Explanation: If the request is processed, it causes a duplicate entry (for example,
in the catalog or the configuration database). A duplicate catalog entry is usually
due to a mistake in the specification of media IDs for NetBackup catalog backups.
Recommended Action: Check the error reports to determine the specific
duplication that would occur. Correct the settings for the operation and retry it.

NetBackup status code: 243
Message: the client is not in the configuration
Explanation: The specified client name was not in the catalog.
Recommended Action: Either correct the client name or add the client to the
wanted policy.

NetBackup status code: 245
Message: the specified policy is not of the correct client type
Explanation: A user backup specified a policy that is not the type that is required
for the client.
Recommended Action: Retry the operation by specifying a policy that is the
correct type for the client. If such a policy does not exist, create one.

Hope this was helpful.

SQLServerF1 Team
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