2 Replies Latest reply: Jun 5, 2012 12:38 PM by jdespres RSS

VSS backups are failing...

jdespres

We are seeing these failures on severl of our w2k8 systems  ::--->

 

2012-06-03 20:06:24 avvss Error <5953>: Unable to allocate wide string of length 0.

2012-06-03 20:06:24 avvss Error <5953>: Unable to allocate wide string of length 0.

2012-06-03 20:06:25 avvss Error <10972>: Unable to determine if volume \\?\globalroot\device\harddiskvolume1 is supported by Microsoft system provider GUID ={b5946137-7b9f-4925-af8051abd60b20}, error = 0x80042308

2012-06-03 20:06:25 avvss Error <12077>: VSS returned an error message exiting HR = 0x80042308

2012-06-03 20:06:25 avvss Warning <8395>: File MetadataFilesList.txt can not be removed. Error code 2

----- END avvss log 2012-06-03 20:06:25 Eastern Daylight Time  (2 warnings, 4 errors, 0 fatal errors)

 

I'm not a wintel person....

 

Has anyone else seen these?  And is there a fix?

 

Thanks....

 

Joe Despres