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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! info for library

Can somebody here please provide the list of library model and robot type which ae supported by NBU 6.X and 7.X ?

Resolved! netbackup AIR schedule & bandwidth

Hello      I try to research about Netbackup AIR feature, Can we schedule the image replication at the specific time or schedule? Can we limit (throttle) the bandwidth that use to replicate the image?   Thank you.

pgm10s by Level 5
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Resolved! drive down

we have a drive which is shared between a master server and media server.Drive is showing down when i run from media server and is up when from master server. What could be the cause?   Is it Media server/master that makes the drive down?

Resolved! Find Netbackup Client Version

Hi All, I have two questions. 1. We have around 400 NBU clients connected to our master serer. We need to find the version of all the clients. Is there any command to find out the client version? I am able to find the version in GUI, but am not able ...

raj08 by Level 4
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Resolved! vm.conf entries

Hi All, Recently we had an issue with Media Server, error code 70, VMD unable to connect. The resolution to this was to insert information in VM.CONF file. One such entry which was put in was " KNOWN ENTRIES" Can someone provide more information on t...

Javed_B by Level 3
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 Hi All,   My Backup is failing with error code 69  it says INVALID FILELIST SPECIFICATION , i have attached the screen shot of this error please check and help me to sort this out.   Thanks, Nayab

Resolved! error code 23

Hi All'     disk space on clientserver  root is 137MB free -bash-3.2$ sudo ./bptestbpcd -client clientserver -debug -verbose bptestbpcd output from master\media server 08:27:19.216 [27438] <2> bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = 0 08:27:19.217 [27438] <2> vnet_p...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! Virtual Disk service terminated

Hello Experts, We are facing a problem in our environments our windows administrator complained me that his virtual disk service is getting terminated whenever the backup start for that particular host , is this really a problem with Netbakup if not ...

Resolved! How to delete multiple drive path from media server

Netbackup version : 7.1 Robot and tape drives - HP LTO4 We have four media servers in our environment and were being configured to share a dirve with only one path. One of the media server is not showing 2 different paths for a drive. How we can corr...

KS2 by Level 5
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Resolved! SLP image in IN_PROCESS state

Hello, NB   I'm reimaging a nb5220 appliance. I have to delete the old disk pool and the storage server. But I have a SLP image pointing to the disk pool that is in IN_PROCESS state. This is a fake entry, because the backup is 5 days old. If ...

ddm2 by Level 5
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Resolved! sql

  When a backup script is executed, NetBackup for SQL Server does the following: generates an SQL backup statement, logs into SQL Server, and delivers the SQL statement to SQL Server through ODBC   My master sever is win234 nbu client name :win12   w...

Resolved! Upgrading from 7.1 to

hi, We need to upgrade our Netbackup from 7.1 to to keep consistent with our latest backup domain. Before the upgrading, we have some questions to ask or verify since we don’t have much experience. Where can I download the upgrading p...

Oracle backup 7.1 error

8/30/2012 10:33:20 AM - Info nbjm(pid=3892) starting backup job (jobid=2056) for client meswipdb2, policy MESBDOnlinebackup, schedule Fullbackup  8/30/2012 10:33:20 AM - Info nbjm(pid=3892) requesting MEDIA_SERVER_WITH_ATTRIBUTES resources from RB fo...

qyclub by Not applicable
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Resolved! Archiving option and Enterprise vault in netbackup

How to create an archive policy in netbackup 7.1.x and what are the things to keep in mind while archiving? What is an Enterprise vault option in netbackup?

DPO by Moderator
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Resolved! "Media is in use" when trying to restore from tapes

Hi, Netbackup 7.0.1 with NDMP backup and I do not have other jobs using the media in question. I need to do a restore from a set of tapes. The tapes were full and sent offsite some time ago. After I've got them back and loaded them to the tape librar...

NB-OPS by Level 4
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Handling bar code changes when migrating to new tape library

We have a Netbackup 7.1 server on AIX 6.1 connected to an IBM TS3310 library. This library reads the last six characters of the barcode so barcodes in the format ‘AA1234L4’ are in Netbackup as ‘1234L4’. This is the way we’ve been running for the last...

sclind by Moderator
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Resolved! Email alert for backup running longer time

Hi, I want to know if NB 7.5 have an option to send / popup an alert if a particular job is running over the specific time (not backup Window). For example: If a job has 10 hours time window, I want to get an alert if the backup is running for more t...