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1867938 - Backup media name does not match the device in transaction DB13


You schedule a backup job in transaction DB13. You select the INIT option and define an expiration date in order to overwrite the backup after the expiration period. 
The following error happens when backup jobs run for the second time.

             The user-specified MEDIANAME "XXXX" does not match the MEDIANAME "XXXX" of the device

If you schedule the backup job on SQL Server Agent level, the backup job finishes successfully.



ABAP-based SAP Application Server running on MS SQL Server.


DBACOCKPIT, timestamp, mismatch, parameter, network drive, NOINIT, master, format, retaindays, rewind,NOUNLOAD, Stats, , KBA , BC-DB-MSS , SQL Server in SAP NetWeaver Products , Problem

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