DiRT Backup cmbbackup error

Unanswered Question
Mar 6th, 2007
User Badges:

While performing a backup using DiRT I encountered this error in the logs...

cmbBackup Routine:Permission denied number =0


Does anyone know what that error is?



  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Overall Rating: 0 (0 ratings)
Loading.
MikeTomasko Tue, 03/06/2007 - 13:38
User Badges:
  • Bronze, 100 points or more

What version of Unity?


Exchange or Domino?


What Version of DiRT?


What Account are you running DiRT as?

williamka Tue, 03/06/2007 - 14:47
User Badges:

I found this error...


CSCef52573


3


ciscosecurityagent


DiRT Backup failure with CSA.


Symptom: When doing a DiRT backup and CSA is running, the backup will fail with the error listed below.


8/20/2004 4:51:58 PM: (error) in cmbBackup routine:[Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]. Cannot open backup device 'D:\sqltest\UnityDBBackUp.sql'. Device error or device off-line. See the SQL Server error log for more details. [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]BACKUP DATABASE is terminating abnormally. number= 0.


Workaround


Disable CSA before running DiRT, then re-enable after the backup is complete.


Does this mean I have to disable CSA for scheduled DiRT backup??????

williamka Wed, 03/07/2007 - 10:10
User Badges:

Mike-


What version of Unity? 4.2(1)


Exchange or Domino? Exchange 2000


What Version of DiRT? 1.0.122


What Account are you running DiRT as?

Administrator

lindborg Wed, 03/07/2007 - 10:40
User Badges:
  • Cisco Employee,

I believe the CSA folks provided a patched version somewhere along the way that removed the restrictions here, but I don't know that for certain (I'm not a CSA guy), but yes - it's been necessary to stop CSA to do backups since it will deny access to the SQL tables and registry branches the backup is trying to access regardless - this is the "permission denied" error you're seeing.

MikeTomasko Wed, 03/07/2007 - 10:49
User Badges:
  • Bronze, 100 points or more

You can get the latest version of the CSA for Unity here: http://www.cisco.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.pl/unity3d


Does the Administrator account get permissions to the SQL or should another account be used for running DiRT? I use the UnityAdmin account and I have no problems with DiRT.

williamka Wed, 03/07/2007 - 12:21
User Badges:

I am running CSA 4.5.1 build 639. I'll disable CSA until we find a fix



Actions

This Discussion