Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance: NDMP error "Processing directories aborted" (Doc ID 2278465.1)

Last updated on JULY 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-2 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS5-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS4-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Racked System ZS4-4 - Version All Versions and later
Oracle ZFS Storage ZS3-2 - Version All Versions and later
7000 Appliance OS (Fishworks)

Symptoms

Customer report an issue with NDMP backups not completing.

From the NDMP logs :

017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] -------- backup initiated --------
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(TYPE): "dump"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(FILESYSTEM): "/export/usershome/u057"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(PREFIX): "/export/usershome/u057"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(LEVEL): "1"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(HIST): "y"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(UPDATE): "y"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(SNAPSURE): "Y"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] mode(NDMP V4)
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(HIST): "y"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(EXCLUDE) not defined
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(FILES) not defined
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] backup default env(DIRECT): YES
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] env(UPDATE): "y"
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] TYPE: dump
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] Local operation: 65536
2017-05-26T03:50:41+0000 [155616] Adjusted read size: 524288
2017-05-26T09:48:19+0000 [155616] bksize 3795027605922, 3706081646KB, 3619220MB
2017-05-26T11:51:11+0000 [155616] INCOMPLETE
2017-05-26T11:51:11+0000 [155616] *** E R R O R *** [mark_cb:203]:Processing directories aborted.

 

Cause

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