Data Backup and Recovery

Unable to delete backups using SMSQL

PHILIPALBERT

I'm trying to delete some old backups with SMSQL (more than 8 days old), but it's not working.

I saw this error in the log:

[09:07:25.532] [SVA0045] Querying backup data sets for database: BQ_MHUB_I...
[09:07:25.845] [SVA0045] Preparing LUN 'J:\Devices\ag-temp\', for SDAPI operation...
[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] Snapshot enumeration failed.
[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] [SDAPI Communication Exception]: The LUN may not be connected, because its mount point cannot be found.

[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] SDAPI failed to enumerate snapshot.
[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] [SDAPI Communication Exception]: The LUN may not be connected, because its mount point cannot be found.


[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] Error Code: 0x80004005
Unspecified error

[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] WARNING: Failed to retrieve snapshot information from SnapDrive.
[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] Aborting backup deletion...
[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] WARNING: Disk can run out of space if SnapDrive issue is not fixed as the delete operation cannot proceed.

[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] Error Code: 0xc0040971
Failed to retrieve snapshot from SnapDrive. Backup deletion skipped.


[09:07:44.204] [SVA0045] Error Code: 0xc0040971
Failed to retrieve snapshot from SnapDrive. Backup deletion skipped.

 

The mountpoint J:\Devices\ag-temp\ has been deleted, but it looks like SMSQL is still looking for it. Is there a way to clear that mountpoint from SMSQL?

 

Thanks

Philip

1 REPLY 1

Sahana

Hi,

 

Try this: Stop SnapManager service, remove old snapinfo directory (Rename the current snapinfo directory to be able to restore it). Start the service again and run the configuration wizard.

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