I have received following error message from RTMT. Please let me know if someone faced this of kind of issue earlier.
CiscoDRFFailure Reason : DRF was unable to backup component REPORTER.Error : Unable to transfer the tar file over SFTP channel as currently configured SFT AppID : Cisco DRF Master ClusterID : NodeID : cucm01 . The alarm is generated on Sun May 13 21:35:15 EDT 2012.
I had a client who was using a sftp/ftp client called cerberus software. within this client there was a keep alive or an alive timer that was causing the back up to fail. disabling this timer, helped the backup to complete successfully. now my customer is running cucm 7.1.5, which may be a different version than what your running, but maybe one of the software clients your using has a alive timer that can be disabled.
also cerberus is not one of the cisco supported SFTP/FTP clients. below are a list of those cisco
These SFTP servers are supported and recommended. You can use any one of these SFTP
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.