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SMTape is failing with error volume does not exist

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Applies to

  • SMTape
  • NDMP
  • Backup Application

Issue

  • The volume exists in the filer and is listed in the NDMP session but SMTape is failing with the error:
smtape backup job failed due to: Transfer failed (Volume does not exist.)
 
  • Backup.log:
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Start (baseline backup of Backup Set ID b35ae95b-ef38-4fa0-b32c-cc6593c640fa)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Params (originator=NDMP:001785 mode=dw-data tape=NDMP_REMOTE all_snapshots tape_seeding inline 3-way, TCP recv buffer size = 33580, TCP send buffer size = 33580 delete_snapshot)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-NDMP-ENV (FILESYSTEM=/SVM1/vol1 BASE_DATE=-1 SMTAPE_DELETE_SNAPSHOT=Y)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Volume-Info (Volume style=flex type=RW blocktype=64bit compression=off dedupe=on clone=no)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Info (Creating snapshot snapshot_for_smtape.b35ae95b-ef38-4fa0-b32c-cc6593c640fa.0 as backup snapshot)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-IMG-Hdr-Start (chunk_num=0 blks_written=0)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-IMG-Hdr-End (chunk_num=1 blks_written=3)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Xfer-Start (chunk_num=1 blks_written=3 transfer_id=9273f775-2fcc-47a4-a6c2-f473136f1be8)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-TRSE-State-Machine-Enter
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Xfer-Fail-Info (status=6 failure_message=5898501 failure_message_detail=0)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Xfer-Fail-Info (status=6 failure_message=5898501 failure_message_detail=0)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-TRSE-State-Machine-Exit (exit_status=8212)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Xfer-Conclude (chunk_num=1 blks_written=3)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Tape-Stats (wait_time=0s wait_count=0 total_count=0 avail_count=0/0/0/0)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Abort (transfer failed (Volume does not exist.) 38:1457)
6000004 Wed Jan 5 14:00:26 CET /SVM1/vol1 BKP-Info (job abort at 0:2748)

 

 

  • NDMP.log:

[ 1785]  DEBUG: S<BKUP (ndmp_server) BR2NDMPD_LOG_MESSAGE
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      sess_handle 0x400000000 seq 7 (0x7)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      log_type 2 (LOG_TYPE ERROR)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      msg (smtape backup job <xxxxxxx> failed due to: Transfer failed (Volume does not exist.).\n) 
[ 1785]  DEBUG: S>BKUP (ndmp_server) BR2NDMPD_LOG_MESSAGE
[ 1785]  DEBUG: COMMON_State::posts_log_message called
[ 1785]  DEBUG: DMA<<S V4 sequence=18 (0x12)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      Time_stamp=0x61d5966a (Jan  5 14:00:26 2022)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      message type=0 (NDMP4_MESSAGE_REQUEST)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      message_code=0x603 (NDMP4_LOG_MESSAGE)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      reply_sequence=0 (0x0)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      error_code=0 (NDMP4_NO_ERR)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      log_type=2 (NDMP4_LOG_ERROR)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      message_id=7 (0x7)
[ 1785]  DEBUG:      entry='smtape backup job <xxxxxxx> failed due to: Transfer failed (Volume does not exist.).\n' 
[ 1785]  DEBUG: Time_Out::Timer 0x808b34d80 1641387926.177783 vs 1641387626.443503 (next 0x0)
[ 1785]  DEBUG: Time_Out::next timeout 1641387926.177783
[ 1785]  DEBUG: MGMT_RPC::raw_rpc_input mgmt_rpc = 0x8088351c0, buf_stream = 0x80882de00

 

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