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Incremental backups succeed as full

Posted on 2012-04-10
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ESXi v.4 host w/ vCenter.
Virtualized Windows Guest running Symantec Backup Exec 2010 R3 w/ virtual infrastructure agent.
My incremental backups succeed but are same size as fulls.
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Are you virtual Machines, enabled for Change Block Tracking?
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I enabled CBT, restarted the guest and re-ran the full backup to start off clean. I now get this error:
Error category    : Resource ErrorsError             : e00095b3 - Unable to create the virtual disk.
For additional information regarding this error refer to link V-79-57344-38323
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Incrementals are now working as normal. Thanks for the help. I also ran accross this article on the issue; http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH129452
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