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2642778 - Msg 301702 Backup Server error Pathname parameter must specify an absolute pathname for SAP ASE for BS

Symptom

  • Errors occur from console and Backup Tool when attempting to dump database from EMC:
  • Backup of database 'sybsystemdb' was not successful. Backing up database sybsystemprocs.
    24146:<hostname>: Error from server <SID>_BS: Msg 301702, Level 2, State 2 Backup Server: 3.17.2.2: Pathname parameter must specify an absolute pathname. Rejected value: (unreachable)/ASE-16_0/install
    24146:<hostname>: Error from server <SID>: Msg 8009, Level 16, State 1 Error encountered by Backup Server. Please refer to Backup Server messages for details.
    24115:<hostname>: Error: unable to dump database sybsystemprocs in instance <SID>. Backup of database 'sybsystemprocs' was not successful.
    73716:<hostname>: The backup for one or more databases failed.
    Please see the libnsrsyb and savegrp log files for details.
    72492:<hostname>: The child nsrdasv exited with a non-zero return code: 65280
    86704:save: Successfully established DDCL session for save-set ID '1056064761' (<hostnameaddress>:SYB:<SID>).
    save: SYB:<SID> 805 KB 00:00:03 142 files
    94694:save: The backup of save set 'SYB:<SID>' succeeded.
    Backing up database <SID>.
    24146:<hostname>: Error from server <SID>_BS: Msg 301702, Level 2, State 2
    Backup Server: 3.17.2.2: Pathname parameter must specify an absolute pathname. Rejected value: (unreachable)/ASE-16_0/install
    24146:<hostname>: Error from server <SID>: Msg 8009, Level 16, State 1
    Error encountered by Backup Server. Please refer to Backup Server messages for details.
    24115:<hostname>: Error: unable to dump database <SID> in instance <SID>.
    Backup of database '<SID>' was not successful.
  • No errors occur in the backup server errorlog, dumps appear to be completing.


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Environment

  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 15.7 for Business Suite
  • SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) 16.0 for Business Suite

Product

SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 15.7 ; SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise 16.0 ; SAP NetWeaver 7.5

Keywords

Msg 8009, Msg 301702, EMC , KBA , BC-DB-SYB , Business Suite on Adaptive Server Enterprise , Problem

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