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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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Intergrating OpsCenter with Remedy for ticketing.

Does anyone have any documentation, white papers, tech notes, URL links, etc on intergrating OpsCenter to BMC Remedy to create tickets for failed backups, etc.  This is way out of my comfort zone so I'm not really sure what to ask.  I've done a searc...

js88699 by Level 5
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can the NBU catalog to be backed up partially?

We are testing the NBU catalog DR recovery. I am wondering if the catalog can be backed up selectively and restored successfully since our entire catalog is in 500GB size. we just want to test the NBU catalog can be recovered into a new NBU server wh...

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Resolved! File Reporting

We have somewhat of an emergency, We had quite a few (10k+) files disappear from a NetApp. My boss has asked me to check the backups to see if there is any similarity in the files that are gone. These backups are from a CIFS share and we run daily cu...

SQL Server version identification

I'm doing some work with the NetBackup SQL Server agent and am trying to identify the version of SQL server which ran on the client when the backup was taken. I can use the bplist command to generate the following: server.MSSQL7.server\instance.db.db...

Java GUI and NBAC

Hi Guys We recently fresh installed NBAC on NBU on Windows 2008 env. We would like to use it as there are LOTs of people that would like to monitor their backups(amongst other things) but we dont want them to be able to change backups ect. We...

Resolved! Where is NB7.5 Master Server for RedHat?

I downloaded NetBackup_7.5_zLinuxR.tar.gz to install on a RedHat Enterprise Linux Server release 5.4. Early in the installation process it comes out with a message stating something like "the master server software could not be found". This is not th...

Vault creation

Hi All, I used to do tape rotation manually everyday to meet the minmum scratch count. I am planning to create a vault policy to eject daily 10 fully written tapes and i need 10 scratch tapes to come in to library.   1, How will i configure vault to ...

Resolved! flashbackup fails invalid snapshot method

Hi all, We've been kicking the tires on flashbackup for a few weeks now trying to get it running on a RHEL5 media server which is also the client in this case. None of the methods appear to be valid - tried nbu_snap, vxfs, vxvm, auto, and none work. ...

Resolved! WWN no. of drive...

Hi All,   How we find out the WWN no. of physical drive as well as VTL drive. Can some one plz help me out. I need this on urgent

V_P_S by Level 4
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Resolved! Hyper-v Cluster with HP Hardware VSS locks CSV

 We are running Netbackup on Windows 2008 R2 and we are having issues backing up VMs on a Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-V cluster. We have a 3 node cluster connected to HP P2000 and using the Hardware VSS writer. From time to time we are seeing short...

rbkguy by Level 4
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Status Code - 636

Hello - Currently I am running Netbackup on Linux master connected with two media servers, and current biggest challenge is my whole Netbackup infra accommodates more than 95% of VMware backups and both media servers acts as VMware hosts. At ...

Resolved! Netbackup Media Deduplication Pool

Hi, just wanted to find out which license do i need to have the option enabled. i have the  SYMC NETBACKUP ENTERPRISE DISK license but only have AdvanceDisk and OpenStorage options         Thanks 

Nizmo by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup Error

Dear Friends I am using Netbackup 7.0. While doing Robot inventory, I am getting an error : EMM Database Error (Status 196) and The Enterprise Media Manager Server is not responding (Status 25). The following Daemons has stopped running. bmrd,nbsvcmo...

Low format of media tape

Dear All,   i have a VTL Library connected to master server ( Windows 2008 R2 EE. Format the media tape was no take a longtime, but now every media tape take around an hour.  

muhanad_daher by Level 6
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Resolved! After upgrade to from 7.1 status 2505 and 252

Hi, We upgraded to from 7.1, it went ok. Since then we are getting a few errors, status 2505 and 252. It doesn't happen all the time, it seems to be only with SQL backups. It doesn't happen all the time either, the backup maybe successful for...

Resolved! Add 1 more tape library

Hello I have a enterprise master server + media server version 7.0.1 running on a Solaris 10 box with a dconnected SL48 tape library (2 drviers inside) attached that performs all of our local backups.  I would like 1 more SL 48 (with 2 tape drivers) ...