Failure causes, media or disk drive. Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.It's easy to join and it's free. United States English English IBM® Site map IBM IBM Support Check here to start a new keyword search. Jose "Martin" Abeleira replied Jul 6, 2011 as said before my experience is that the backup is good, and the failing files are only temp files. Source
We would like to use the tape for a restore, if ever necessary. Thanks, Simon Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best answer?(Choose carefully, this can't be changed) Yes | No Saving... How long has your system been up? Notify me when this APAR changes.
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One of them is "An internal packing error occurred: incorrect size" and I will try below to aid you to get pass it. I have found this on the net: "When NIM defines objects such as a mksysb, SPOT, or LPP, NIM puts a lock in /var/adm/nim/. Eth. Template images by Storman.
The error: # mksysb -eiX /backups-tmp/gzlpar-rootvg.sysb Creating information file (/image.data) for rootvg. Normally the command you ran should go off with out a hitch. White Papers & Webcasts Streamline Data Protection with Tivoli Storage Manager Operations Center Simplify and consolidate data protection for better business results Gaining and Executing a Smarter Understanding of Customers Simplify ror contained additional"But the status is OK, means these are any warnig message.Shall I use this mksysb backup image to restore the O.S.
using exclude_files when creating mksysb image nim -o define -t mksysb -a server=master -a source=aix31 -a mk_image=yes -a location=/nim/mksysb/mksysb_aix31_test -a exclude_files=exclude_aix31 mksysb_aix31_test ------------------ 0042-304 m_mkbosi: Unable to obtain the No spaces please The Profile Name is already in use Password Notify me of new activity in this group: Real Time Daily Never Keep me informed of the latest: White Papers Any ideas on how to avoid this error and get a good, bootable, rootvg image tape? exclude files using mksysb -e option and /etc/exclude.rootvg but then these files won't be archived.
Brian Top This thread has been closed due to inactivity. http://unix.ittoolbox.com/groups/technical-functional/ibm-aix-l/mksysb-errors-171498 additional attributes: -a verbose=2 it will show more detailed progress view -a size_preview=yes shows the size -a mksysb_flags=T specifies mksysb options described in the mksysb man page. with other command: listvgbackup -f /nim/mksysb/m_aix10_5200-08_110412 -r -s -d /tmp/bb ./sbin/rc.d <--copy from mksysb the directory /sbin/rc.d to /tmp/bb ------------------ Excluding files from mksysb: If you want to I'll give it a shot.
It has an extra space in the middle of "occur red" like : An internal packing error occur red: incorrect size While the cataloged message is correct : backup: 0511-084 An http://dukesoftwaresolutions.com/an-internal/an-internal-error-occurred-wallpaper.html Run #uptime, it will tell you how long it has been up. Simon Waters replied Nov 25, 2002 Thanks, but hardware was the first thing we checked and the tape drive has been thoroughly tested by a vendor and (supposedly) error free. Use a different disk to run the backup.0512-005 mksysb: Backup Completed.
In this case, add to /etc/exclude.rootvg any temporary directories which are anyway not needed in case of restore. All rights reserved.Unauthorized reproduction or linking forbidden without expressed written permission. Simon Waters replied Nov 25, 2002 Thanks for the rapid response. have a peek here I did not prepared such media...ReplyDeleteRepliesaixNovember 22, 2012 at 10:26 AMI have found this:"Please remove the mksysb media from the drive, insert the product media and press the ENTER key."At this
The backup command completed with errors. All product names are trademarks of their respective companies. Check it out if everything is OK with it (if you can read that file), or you can reduce its size to 0 with "> /var/adm/cron/log".
Unknown User replied Nov 26, 2002 I happens because a GOOD reason - lots of ghost processes doing nothing and just reserving memory Micky Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply Already a member? If you use mksysb of an other system, it should work...but in this case you can think of a clean new install as well.DeleteAnonymousJanuary 9, 2014 at 8:20 PMI am little as it is recommended by IBM for files/images which are more than 2GB of size.
To avoid this kind of problems you can add to /etc/exclude.rootvg the /tmp, /var/tmp,/var/spool/lpd/qdir ----Mensaje original---- De: [email protected] Fecha: 06/07/2011 10:34 Para: "mabeleira" Asunto: RE:[ibm-aix-l] mksysb errors Toolbox ibm-aix-l Posted by DeleteReplyAnonymousJuly 9, 2013 at 11:45 AMHello,Thank you for your website. If you want to use this information on your own website, please remember: by doing copy/paste entirely it is always stealing and you should be ashamed of yourself! Eth.
Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) CLICK AD TO SUPPORT: Search on this blog: © aix4admins.blogspot.com (2015) - Unauthorized use of this material is strictly prohibited.. My opinion is that bitmaps are no essential, but library is Top Best Answer 0 Mark this reply as the best answer?(Choose carefully, this can't be changed) Yes | No Saving... Can you suggest how to check the consistency of the mksysb backup after completing the backup, means whether the image is restorable or not??Can you please suggest.Thanks.ReplyDeleteRepliesaixMay 11, 2013 at 8:58 Try running mksysb -iX /dev/rmt0 next time, may not be the answer, but with the -X flag, it will increase the /tmp filesystem, if necessary.
Backing up 8993 files.............................. 842 of 8993 files (9%).............................. 1004 of 8993 files (11%).............................. 1063 of 8993 files (11%).............................. 1064 of 8993 files (11%).............................. 1075 of 8993 files (11%).............................backup: 0511-084 An Normally, when I do an mksysb, I run mksysb -miX /dev/rmt0. May not help, but thought would throw it in.