cifs.shadowcopy events

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cifs.shadowcopy.abort

Severity

NOTICE

Description

This message occurs when a shadow copy set is automatically aborted when no activity has been detected for a certain period of time. This condition could be caused by improper operation of the backup application and/or the Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) client, or the loss of network connection to the host.

Corrective Action

Check the backup application and VSS client. Verify the network connection between the file server and the client.

Syslog Message

The shadow copy set ( Client Shadow Copy Set ID : %s , Filer Shadow Copy Set ID : %s ) has been automatically aborted. No activity has been seen for at least %d minutes.

Parameters

clientShadowCopySetId (STRING): Client Shadow Copy Set ID.
filerShadowCopySetId (STRING): File Server Shadow Copy Set ID.
timeout (INT): No activity timeout in minutes.

cifs.shadowcopy.failure

Severity

ERROR

Description

This message occurs when a shadow copy operation has failed.

Corrective Action

Using the information provided in the event message, here are some things to check on your system: Shadow copy configuration; Is the feature enabled? Are the appropriate licenses installed? Share(s) on which the shadow copy operation is performed; Is the share name correct? Does the share path exist? State of the shadow copy set and its shadow copies.

Syslog Message

A shadow copy operation has failed: %s. ( Operation : %s , Client Shadow Copy Set ID : %s , Filer Shadow Copy Set ID : %s , Client Shadow Copy ID : %s , Filer Shadow Copy ID : %s , Share Name : %s, Object type is: %s with UUID: %s )

Parameters

errMsg (STRING): Reason the Shadow Copy operation failed.
operation (STRING): Shadow Copy operation that failed.
clientShadowCopySetId (STRING): Client Shadow Copy Set ID.
filerShadowCopySetId (STRING): File Server Shadow Copy Set ID.
clientShadowCopyId (STRING): Client Shadow Copy ID.
filerShadowCopyId (STRING): File Server Shadow Copy ID.
shareName (STRING): Share Name.
object_type (STRING): Type of resource object.
object_uuid (STRING): UUID of the resource object.