SL150 - Data Protector Backups Using NDMP Do Not Work With IBM LTO7 Drives On SL150 (Doc ID 2246310.1)

Last updated on MARCH 24, 2017

Applies to:

StorageTek SL150 Modular Tape Library - Version All Versions and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Data Protector
SL150

Symptoms

Previously NDMP backups using HP 4048 library with HP LTO5 drive worked fine. Now NDMP backups using the new STK SL150 library with IBM LTO7 drives do not work.

Backups made without using NDMP directly from Data Protector and IBM LTO7 tape drives work fine.

The IBM LTO7 were replaced with HP LTO6. NDMP backup worked fine

The following error is produced in Data Protector logs....

Changes

New SL150 with new IBM LTO7 drives

NDMP version 4

NDMP proxy version……………………………….…A09.06

General media Agent…………………………………A09.06

NDMP Media Agent……………………………………A09.06

DP server ..........................................OS Windows 2012 R2 standard

Cause

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