Percona Backup for MongoDB Troubleshooting and How to Report a Bug

We have a separate system for recording and reporting on bugs, for Percona Backup for MongoDB and for other Percona Software. The forum is oriented towards discussion and advice rather than to bug reporting and fixing. The online documentation for the latest version can be found at

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If you still need advice or help with resolving your issue, don’t hesitate to open up a conversation here in this forum. Please provide as much information as you can so that other community members or the Percona team can have the best chance to get you the answer that you need.

If you have determined that the problem you are encountering with Percona Backup for MongoDB is a bug, it would help us a great deal if you could record your findings at you will also be able to research if the bug is already known to us, and create a logon if needed.

Tips for reporting an issue or requesting a feature:
[]Please always search for the issue or feature first.
]If you don’t understand an error message, do continue to ask for help on this forum or contact Percona Support if you are a Percona customer.
[]Test on the most recent release of the product if you can. The issue may have already been addressed.
]Only request one feature or report one bug when creating an issue.
[]Keep it brief but be sure to include important details.
]Remember the basics: what you did, what you wanted or expected to happen, and what actually happened.
[/LIST] If you find that you have a bug after discussing an issue on the forum, it would be really appreciated if you could follow this process to record the problem on Jira.

Thank you!

Just did a trail on my lab and couldn’t be successful, is there anything i need to tweak to get the backup successful?

[root@mongodb log]# pbm backup --mongodb-uri=“mongodb://”

Starting backup ‘2020-11-10T13:59:16Z’…

Error starting backup: no confirmation that backup has successfully started. Replsets status:

[root@mongodb log]# pbm list

Backup snapshots:

[root@mongodb log]#

Configured local file system,

[root@mongodb log]# cat /root/deepakmongo.yaml


type: filesystem


path: /mongo-backup

[root@mongodb log]#