Error of Deleting Tapes in the NBU

Publication Date:  2012-07-19 Views:  155 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
When a tape is deleted in the NBU administration console, the NBU prompts assigned media
cannot be deleted.
Alarm Information
None
Handling Process
Step 1 To set the expired data of the media, run the following command.
$NBU$/bin/admincmd/bpexpdate -m 000014 -d 0 –froce
Step 2 Delete the tape in the NBU administration console.
Step 3 If the problem persists, contact Huawei Symantec technical support engineers.
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Root Cause

Possible Causes
The media is assigned by the NBU to a client for backup. The media status is modified from
available to assigned. The backup data that does not expire exists after the backup operation is
performed; therefore, the tape cannot be deleted in the NBU.

To locate and troubleshoot the fault, do as follows:

Suggestions
None

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