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DPM Sharepint Restore - The specified file is absent in the database ID 32003 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hey,

    I am experiencing the same issue.

    To brand new moss servers, to be used for testing SharePoint restores. One is a recovery farm and the other production farm. DPM has been setup correctly with commands configuresharepoint.exe etc.. Has been tested with a full farm restore, which is working fine. Only issue is we are not able to restore a file level. Able to restore Folders, but content is missing. Trying to figure out the URL is absent in the database.. not sure if anyone has a solution.

     Moss 2007, DPM 2010

    Here is part of the log.

    Triggering Export of ListItem = http://SPRestore-01/Shared Documents/MOSSBackup.bat.txt
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:30.356 31 WssExportHelper.cs(468)   NORMAL The specified Folder Url http://SPRestore-01/SharedDocuments/ is present in the database
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:31.075 31 WssExportHelper.cs(515)   WARNING The specified File or ListItem Url [http://SPRestore-01/Shared Documents/MOSSBackup.bat.txt] is absent in the database
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:31.075 31 WSSCmdlets.cs(450)   WARNING Caught Exception while trying to export Url [http://MOSS01/Shared Documents/MOSSBackup.bat.txt] to File [D:\REST\DPM_b5d97505_4307_4a91_9d54_b5b7bfc1b444\DPM_b5d97505_4307_4a91_9d54_b5b7bfc1b444.cmp].
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:31.075 31 WSSCmdlets.cs(1281)   WARNING --------------------------------------------------
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:31.075 31 WSSCmdlets.cs(1282)   WARNING Exception Message   =
    12A0 12AC 05/26 14:35:31.075 31 WSSCmdlets.cs(1282)   WARNING Source Url is Absent

    Many Thanks.

    Thursday, May 26, 2011 3:10 PM

All replies

  • Summan,

    Are you seeing this across all recovery points? On DPM 2010, the catalog operation happens out of band of the actual backup and it is possible that the item got reflected in the catalog but was not present during the time of backup. However in such a case the next days backup typically should have the item, Can you try out some later recovery points.


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    Saturday, June 4, 2011 10:37 AM
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