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3200744 - SAP MaxDB db_online fails due to error "The media is write protected"


db_online fails, kernel message like this:

I/O job 4 reported status failed during synchronous execution,_FILE=IOMan_Volume.cpp,_LINE=1178
Synchronous write to LOG_VOLUME_001 on ....\DISKL001 returned 'No error' (0),_FILE=RTEIO_Volume.cpp,_LINE=1181
position      : 16384 bytes
wanted length : 8192 bytes
transfered length : 0 bytes
Internal     : 259
InternalHigh : 0
Offset       : 16384
OffsetHigh   : 0
Event        : 0xdb1
An error occurred while accessing a volume,NUMBER1=18,ERRORTEXT=io error,NUMBER=1,BLOCK_NO=1,VOLUME_ID=1,VOLUME_TYPE=Log_Volume,_FILE=IOMan_Volume.cpp,_LINE=1167
Log volume name is ....\ DISKL001,PARTITIONID=1
rtedump written to file 'rtedump'
State changed from ADMIN to ABORT
Kernel aborts

And some error message is "The media is write protected" in kernel message.

From OS level you are not able to change the file attribute, got the same pop up message: "The media is write protected"



SAP MaxDB on Windows


The media is write protected, param_addvolume , KBA , BC-DB-SDB , MaxDB , Problem

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