This is a discussion on Re: Directory not found - Veritas Backup Exec ; Same problem here. We started at version 7.0 and had no problems like this. We went to 7.3 build 2575 and added OFO. I back up 8 NT servers, 2 NT workstaions, and 2 Win95 workstations. This doesn't happen every ...
Same problem here. We started at version 7.0 and had no problems like
We went to 7.3 build 2575 and added OFO. I back up 8 NT servers, 2 NT
and 2 Win95 workstations. This doesn't happen every time, but has
a few different times with no common factor that I can determine.
It smells like a bug to me.
>I've had the same problems on both local and network jobs, the schedule
>backup accounts are setup properly, I've been using them for years, but
>version 7.3 any build, I have this problem. These are the same boxes,
>the same accounts, and same permissions, that we've been using since
>I think it's a bug that Veritas has introduced.
>>as I understand all works fine when you logged in as user chuck.
>>On the other hand several directories can't be accessed when a
>>backup job tries to.
>>So in my opinion it must be a permission problem.
>>Can you give exemplary everyone change rights on a seperate directory.
>>you can test.
>>If this doesn't work I can't help.
>>>I'm not sure what you mean by scheduled account vs normal account.
>>>BENT system account has Domain Admin & local admin privlages with
>>>Admin set as primary which should allow access to everything. All
>>>local files of that server only. Nothing across LAN is backed up. The
>>>part is that all was fine and I can't figure out what's changed to
>>>such a problem. Hmmmmmm?
>>>>does the schedule account have the same rights than your normal user
>>>>If you're using the system account this is often not enougth when
>>>>over LAN on several machines. When you backup only local directories
>>>>the (for example) systam account permitted ?
>>>>>I'm using BENT 7.3 bld.2575 with OFO & Disaster recovery options
>>>>>OFO fixes. NT 4.0 has SP4 running. All backups were running fine
>>>>>of the blue and w/o any config changes to NT or BENT, my jobs are
>>>>>The log indicates "directory not found" and "access denied" on many
>>>>>Security was verified on folders in question and all were normal
>>>>>The folders that errors appear on are arbitrary with each job
>>>>>with an idea of what could be happening here?