Backup Set directory not found

This article is for Zmanda Recovery Manager For MySQL (ZRM)

Issue Symptoms

Backup Set directory not found.

Issue Description

This error indicates either of the following:

  • An invalid/non-existent destination directory has been specified in the backup set.
  • The mysql user lacks necessary permissions on the directory.

Note: The destination directory refers to the directory path specified for the backup-set in the Backup Where page. By default it is /var/lib/mysql-zrm .


Make sure that destination directories are present and owned by mysql user and group.