Change the first sentence from:
"Backup's files for this job will be left in the inconsistent state."
"Backup files for this job will be left in an
You want to use the indefinite article here - the inconsistent state wasn't already mentioned and isn't obviously implied (which is when you'd use "the"). Articles are a hassle sometimes
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