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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! unable to backup /var/spool/cron

Hi Guys On linux client 2.4 i am unable to backup /var/spool/cron dir and files inside it. i checked from the most previous backup but could not find any files in path /var/spool/cron. checked on 3 more linux serveres but same issue. unix admin confi...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! san media server and san client

for configuring SAN media server: Lets suppose on a windows server,i have a 6 TB drive coming from SAN. So i configured that win server as SAN media server using SCSI cables. STEPS to take: Install media server software on that win machine.then SAN m...

Client Backup Compression (Restoration throughput issue)

We have enabled backup compression in netbackup 7.0  and observed the below thigs. Before Compression Enabled 1) Database Backup completed in 14 hours. 2) Database backup was 6 TB. 3) Restoration of the backup completed in 20 hours After Enabling Com...

Exclude list isn't working, how can I check why not?

I have a Solaris global zone sever with several zones and databases on it. I want to exclude the database files and created a exclude_list file and added the full path to the files to the list as well as trying wild cards, it still them up, why? plea...

Execution of BRBACKUP finished with return code 5

Ola! Estou com problemas para efetuar backup de meu servidor SAP, rodando Oracle 11 e Solaris 10.   Após tentar iniciar o backup, recebo a mensagem: Execution of BRBACKUP finished with return code 5. Estou iniciando o backup a partir do comando BRTOO...

Resolved! BMR backup failed to import config file (1)

I need help on below issue. BMR backup is failing to import config file. Below are the details. Os version : Redhat linux 5.4 Netbackup version : 7.0 Both master and clients are in same version. Below are job details.     09/07/2012 15:06:46 - collec...

TV82 by Level 3
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Resolved! NBU 7.5, EV 10 - Manual Backups Fail

Hi there, Trying to get my backups to work. I followed the recommendations on this page: Full and incremental schedules are in order. Get errors right away, when I try to ru...

Resolved! Drive filling up, thinking NBU_VSP_Cache is to blame

Ok, we have a shared drive on our Netbackup Master server that is mysteriously filling up despite a very small amount of data being visible.  I found this article.   It says tells of ways to d...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.0MP7 and LTO-4 library

Good morning:   My company currently uses Netbackup 6.0MP7 on Windows Server 2003 R2 and a DLT tape library. Thankfully, we are finally getting an upgraded LTO-4 tape library. I wanted to check with the community here for a couple of things:   1. Are...

Resolved! Flash backup for ZFS file system

Hello All, I wanna be sure if it is possible to backup a ZFS file system as flash backup olicy. Master server - Solaris 10, NBU - The mount is on a client server which is also solaris10 with NBU.   Thanks in advance.

Pinku by Level 5
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Resolved! How to Create Storage Unit For Network Drive?

Dear  NB; os win 2008 i want SQL Server (nb ( backup on Disk (disk is located on another server on network path) Master server  ( Shared Path made on (adsvr)( NB 7.5 cLIENT Installed on it) on...

inn_kam by Level 6
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Resolved! use update_clients to upgrade clients to but failed

hi, as per the doc , I upgrade linux clients to from NBU master. currently our NBU master and media server are running NBU7.5.0.3; Master:  [root@lx0034nbumast iyang]# ...

Active SQL backup job operation stuck on 'mounting'

NBU, two node clustered RedHat Linux master server, two Win 2008 R2 media servers, using MSDP. I've one SQL job ID which is active on the Netbackup Admin Console but not doing anything - its operations view shows as "mounting" but I dont see ...

Recovering Exchange 2012 Database

Our large Exchange 2010 DAG environment is configured to perform Weekly Full and daily incremental differential backups. I am trying to restore a DB using last Full backup and two increnemtals. NBU document says I can select a Full and incrementals i...

Dip by Level 4
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Resolved! New VM Server Timing Out

Hi, I am trying to configure a New Virtual Machine Server on Netbackup Enterprise Server  When I click ok after filling in the credentials it times out with the following error:  The operation timed out.  The operation exceeded the time out ...

RoginGov by Not applicable
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Retention Period

I am trying to create new Retention of 2 Weeks on my Master server running From Master Gui, I selected a Level 12 and updated from infinity to 2 Weeks and applied "2 weeks" retention to a schedule and started a backup using same schedule. Wh...

Dip by Level 4
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Resolved! Setting up two 5020 Appliances

  Thrown in the deep end with a couple of 5020 appliances, and I need to setup replication between the two on a single NBU domain (WINDOWS I've been able to find plenty of doco on setting up the Appliance itself, but can't find any on settin...

bpdown by Level 4
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