Error Code: 62:342 Solaris MediaAgent Backup Goes to a Pending State
Article ID: MA0008 Backup Goes to a Pending State with “Encountered an I/O error while performing the operation” Error on a Solaris MediaAgent.
On a Solaris MediaAgent with attached SAS-2 libraries, the backup job goes into a pending state with the following error:
Error Code: 62:342
Encountered an I/O error while performing the operation
This problem occurs when the properties of a Solaris MediaAgent with attached SAS-2 libraries are set to use the native device driver for data transfer.
- From the CommCell Browser, expand Storage Resources | MediaAgents.
- Right-click the appropriate MediaAgent, and click Properties.
- On the Control tab, clear the Use Native device driver for data transfer for tape media check box, and click OK.