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Error "...cannot be deleted in this code path, failing delete" When Running "tabcmd exportsite"


Published: 07 Jun 2016
Last Modified Date: 27 Mar 2017

Issue

In Tableau Server 9.3, with workbook revision history enabled, exporting a site using tabcmd exportsite would fail with the following error:
"The file <namestring> cannot be deleted in this code path, failing delete." 

Environment

Tableau Server 9.3.0-9.3.2

Cause

This behavior is related to a known issue (ID: 522949) that has been fixed in a later version of Tableau Server.
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