This article is for Amanda Enterprise (AE)
The report on the Report| Summary page shows that no acceptable volume were found:
*** TAPE ERROR OCCURRED: [No acceptable volumes found]
This indicates that Amanda could not find a tape to use during the backup run.
A check can be run to determine if Amanda can find a tape to use before the next backup run. To perform the check, execute from command line on the backup server as the amandabackup user:
$ amcheck -s
Amanda has a tape to work with and is ready to run when you see output such as:
Found in slot 14: volume 'Daily-004-0018000D'
Will write to volume 'Daily-004-0018000D' in slot 14.
If the pre-backup check does not indicate that Amanda can find a tape to use, please note the reason(s) given.
Possible reasons include: