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Unable to add DB copy

Summary: 1 item(s). 0 succeeded, 1 failed.
Elapsed time: 00:32:30


S to Z Mailbox Store
Failed

Error:
A source-side operation failed. Error An error occurred while performing the seed operation. Error: An error occurred while processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to access file 'I:\S to Z Mailbox Store\S to Z Mailbox Store.edb' on source server MPWMEX2. Error: EseDatabaseBackupReader: PerformDatabaseRead failed with error code 0xFFFFFC06. Expected 65536 bytes read, but actually only 0 were read.. [Database: S to Z Mailbox Store, Server: MPWMEX1.africanbank.net]

An error occurred while processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to access file 'I:\S to Z Mailbox Store\S to Z Mailbox Store.edb' on source server MPWMEX2. Error: EseDatabaseBackupReader: PerformDatabaseRead failed with error code 0xFFFFFC06. Expected 65536 bytes read, but actually only 0 were read.

An I/O error occurred while attempting to access file 'I:\S to Z Mailbox Store\S to Z Mailbox Store.edb' on source server MPWMEX2. Error: EseDatabaseBackupReader: PerformDatabaseRead failed with error code 0xFFFFFC06. Expected 65536 bytes read, but actually only 0 were read.

EseDatabaseBackupReader: PerformDatabaseRead failed with error code 0xFFFFFC06. Expected 65536 bytes read, but actually only 0 were read.
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Exchange Management Shell command attempted:
update-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity 'S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1' -SourceServer 'MPWMEX2' -DeleteExistingFiles

Elapsed Time: 00:32:30

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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
HI, this is the error we are getting when we are trying to reseed to a suspended copy. I have removed the copy completely and re-added. Same problem
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
a bit more detail:

Database redundancy health check failed.
Database copy: S to Z Mailbox Store
Redundancy count: 1

Error: Passive copy 'S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1' is not in a good state. Status: FailedAndSuspended.

Name                 Status RealCopyQueu InspectorQue  ReplayQueue      CIState
                                       e           ue                          
----                 ------ ------------ ------------  -----------      -------
S to Z Mailbo FailedAndSusp       521860            0            0       Failed
x Store\MPWME         ended                                                    
X1                                                                            
S to Z Mailbo       Mounted            0            0            0      Healthy
x Store\MPWME                                                                  
X2


===============
 Full Status
===============



Identity                         : S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1
Name                             : S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1
DatabaseName                     : S to Z Mailbox Store
Status                           : FailedAndSuspended
MailboxServer                    : MPWMEX1
ActiveDatabaseCopy               : mpwmex2
ActivationSuspended              : True
ActionInitiator                  : Service
ErrorMessage                     : A source-side operation failed. Error An err
                                   or occurred while performing the seed operat
                                   ion. Error: An error occurred while processi
                                   ng a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: An
                                   I/O error occurred while attempting to acces
                                   s file 'I:\S to Z Mailbox Store\S to Z Mailb
                                   ox Store.edb' on source server MPWMEX2. Erro
                                   r: EseDatabaseBackupReader: PerformDatabaseR
                                   ead failed with error code 0xFFFFFC06. Expec
                                   ted 65536 bytes read, but actually only 0 we
                                   re read..
ErrorEventId                     : 4026
ExtendedErrorInfo                :
SuspendComment                   : The Microsoft Exchange Replication service h
                                   as suspended database copy 'S to Z Mailbox S
                                   tore' as part of the initial seeding operati
                                   on.
SinglePageRestore                : 0
ContentIndexState                : Failed
ContentIndexErrorMessage         : Catalog is dismounted externally for databas
                                   e {84812bbe-40aa-4a15-ab35-dd9685598bf1}.
CopyQueueLength                  : 521860
ReplayQueueLength                : 0
LatestAvailableLogTime           :
LastCopyNotificationedLogTime    :
LastCopiedLogTime                :
LastInspectedLogTime             :
LastReplayedLogTime              :
LastLogGenerated                 : 521860
LastLogCopyNotified              : 0
LastLogCopied                    : 0
LastLogInspected                 : 0
LastLogReplayed                  : 0
LogsReplayedSinceInstanceStart   : 0
LogsCopiedSinceInstanceStart     : 0
LatestFullBackupTime             :
LatestIncrementalBackupTime      :
LatestDifferentialBackupTime     :
LatestCopyBackupTime             :
SnapshotBackup                   :
SnapshotLatestFullBackup         :
SnapshotLatestIncrementalBackup  :
SnapshotLatestDifferentialBackup :
SnapshotLatestCopyBackup         :
LogReplayQueueIncreasing         : False
LogCopyQueueIncreasing           : False
OutstandingDumpsterRequests      : {}
OutgoingConnections              :
IncomingLogCopyingNetwork        :
SeedingNetwork                   :
ActiveCopy                       : False

Identity                         : S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX2
Name                             : S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX2
DatabaseName                     : S to Z Mailbox Store
Status                           : Mounted
MailboxServer                    : MPWMEX2
ActiveDatabaseCopy               : mpwmex2
ActivationSuspended              : False
ActionInitiator                  : Service
ErrorMessage                     :
ErrorEventId                     :
ExtendedErrorInfo                :
SuspendComment                   :
SinglePageRestore                : 0
ContentIndexState                : Healthy
ContentIndexErrorMessage         :
CopyQueueLength                  : 0
ReplayQueueLength                : 0
LatestAvailableLogTime           :
LastCopyNotificationedLogTime    :
LastCopiedLogTime                :
LastInspectedLogTime             :
LastReplayedLogTime              :
LastLogGenerated                 : 0
LastLogCopyNotified              : 0
LastLogCopied                    : 0
LastLogInspected                 : 0
LastLogReplayed                  : 0
LogsReplayedSinceInstanceStart   : 0
LogsCopiedSinceInstanceStart     : 0
LatestFullBackupTime             : 2011/09/15 12:45:26 PM
LatestIncrementalBackupTime      : 2011/09/16 01:01:26 AM
LatestDifferentialBackupTime     :
LatestCopyBackupTime             :
SnapshotBackup                   : True
SnapshotLatestFullBackup         : True
SnapshotLatestIncrementalBackup  : True
SnapshotLatestDifferentialBackup :
SnapshotLatestCopyBackup         :
LogReplayQueueIncreasing         : False
LogCopyQueueIncreasing           : False
OutstandingDumpsterRequests      : {}
OutgoingConnections              :
IncomingLogCopyingNetwork        :
SeedingNetwork                   :
ActiveCopy                       : True
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
[Seed Manager] The seed request for database 'S to Z Mailbox Store' encountered an error during seeding. Error: An error occurred while processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: Couldn't open backup file handle for database 'S to Z Mailbox Store' to server 'MPWMEX2'. Hresult: 0x50d. Error: A database backup is already in progress. Please verify that no other seeding or incremental reseeding operations are started for this database, and then try the operation again by rerunning the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet.
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AkhaterCommented:
You obviously have a hardware problem with you disk

 Error: An I/O error occurred while attempting to access file 'I:\S to Z Mailbox Store\S to Z Mailbox Store.edb' on source server MPWMEX2.
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
hi, check everything. no errors on hardware or fabric. deleted the seed now and recreated. now i am getting this error:

Summary: 1 item(s). 0 succeeded, 1 failed.
Elapsed time: 00:00:05


S to Z Mailbox Store
Failed

Error:
A source-side operation failed. Error An error occurred while performing the seed operation. Error: An error occurred while processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: Couldn't open backup file handle for database 'S to Z Mailbox Store' to server 'MPWMEX2'. Hresult: 0x50d. Error: A database backup is already in progress. Please verify that no other seeding or incremental reseeding operations are started for this database, and then try the operation again by rerunning the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet.. [Database: S to Z Mailbox Store, Server: MPWMEX1.africanbank.net]

An error occurred while processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: Couldn't open backup file handle for database 'S to Z Mailbox Store' to server 'MPWMEX2'. Hresult: 0x50d. Error: A database backup is already in progress. Please verify that no other seeding or incremental reseeding operations are started for this database, and then try the operation again by rerunning the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet.

Couldn't open backup file handle for database 'S to Z Mailbox Store' to server 'MPWMEX2'. Hresult: 0x50d. Error: A database backup is already in progress. Please verify that no other seeding or incremental reseeding operations are started for this database, and then try the operation again by rerunning the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet.
Click here for help... http://technet.microsoft.com/en-US/library/ms.exch.err.default(EXCHG.141).aspx?v=14.1.338.0&t=exchgf1&e=ms.exch.err.Ex4543D9

Exchange Management Shell command attempted:
update-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity 'S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1' -SourceServer 'MPWMEX2' -DeleteExistingFiles

Elapsed Time: 00:00:05

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AkhaterCommented:
A database backup is already in progress

do you have any backup in progress ? restart the information store and try again
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
would not be able to do that now.(IS Store that is) this db i am trying to make a copy from is running on this server. we have 3rd party backup software, i just stopped that one and am going to restart the seed copy. will update asap
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
still getting the other db backup in progress error.

[PS] C:\Windows\system32>update-MailboxDatabaseCopy -Identity 'S to Z Mailbox Store\MPWMEX1' -SourceServer 'MPWMEX2' -De
leteExistingFiles
A source-side operation failed. Error An error occurred while performing the seed operation. Error: An error occurred w
hile processing a request on server 'MPWMEX2'. Error: Couldn't open backup file handle for database 'S to Z Mailbox Sto
re' to server 'MPWMEX2'. Hresult: 0x50d. Error: A database backup is already in progress. Please verify that no other s
eeding or incremental reseeding operations are started for this database, and then try the operation again by rerunning
 the Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy cmdlet.. [Database: S to Z Mailbox Store, Server: MPWMEX1.africanbank.net]
    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidOperation: (:) [Update-MailboxDatabaseCopy], SeedInProgressException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : 504BB420,Microsoft.Exchange.Management.SystemConfigurationTasks.UpdateDatabaseCopy
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AkhaterCommented:
you will need to restart the IS and try again (When possible)
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
will have to be done tonight then. will update asap
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ablsysadminAuthor Commented:
Did not work
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AkhaterCommented:
sorry i didn't understand what didn't work ?
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donohoe1Commented:
This is a problem we've been seeing as well. It doesn't seem to cause any issues aside from the initial seeding failure. The work around is dismounting and remounting the database, and then telling the suspended copy to resume seeding. Once you do that, it behaves normally.
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