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VM Guest BacUp job status queued for ages in BackUp Exec 2010

Posted on 2012-03-14
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Hi all,

when i try to back up my file server(it is a VM Gusest on ESXi host) from vCenter and BackUP media server to HP Storage works Ultrium1760 it is staying in Queue for ages, it is not runniing.
if try other VM servers like App servers and DCs are doing well.

could you please advise me

ven
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by:Elmar-H
ID: 37719581
What`s your Backup Software ?!
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by:ven16
ID: 37719747
Backup Exec 2010
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by:Elmar-H
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ups, not enough coffee :-)

Its a filesserver. You have enough available space on datastore for the snapshot that backup exec creates  ?!
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by:ven16
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i had enough space for creating snapshot and i had more space than the original VM Guest.
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by:ven16
ID: 37720774
Hi Elmar,

i aatach the screenhot here where it is hanging. when I did it from Windows systems it is continuing, if select it from VMware it is not.
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by:Elmar-H
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Whats the size of the vm/backup source?
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by:ven16
ID: 37720893
i tested 2 servers one is app server provisioned 124GB but used 17.8GB
and the second one is file server provisioned 1.7TB(in three VMDK files as 3 drives) and used 712GB.

but these are backing up from windows systems as mentioned in snapshot.
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by:ven16
ID: 37725100
snapshot also creating successfully, but it is not creating backup. the status showing queued.
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by:Elmar-H
ID: 37725132
Any dependencies on the backup job ?
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by:ven16
ID: 37725377
it do not have any dependencies.
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by:Elmar-H
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by:Dariusz Tyka
ID: 37728689
Maybe timeout when creating snapshot? Could you try to remove all snapshots on VM and redo backup?
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by:ven16
ID: 37728849
i did that, but no use..
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by:ven16
ID: 37734677
hi
after solving all those problems now i am getting this error and i have local admin rights on VM Guest and Backup exec Media server and VCentre also
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Dariusz Tyka earned 500 total points
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Did you try solutions posted here:
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by:ven16
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i looked in to it. and now i am checking from scratch, and i will let you know.

thank you for all your help
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