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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! 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! "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...

Resolved! The abc (on server xyz) Archivelog Backup (which began at 08/29/2012 07:57:25 and ended at 08/29/2012 07:57:25) failed. with warnings. The script was halted because it is already running.

We have two policies for each oracle server, one for full database backup and another one for archive log backup. We scheduled the archivelog policy, not to run during the full database backup. But still sometime we get the below notification, when c...

Resolved! Slow backups with NBU and MSL8096

- Clustered master server with 2 Linux nodes running NBU - Two Windows Server 2008 R2 media servers on HP ProLiant DL380 G5 (2* E5410 @ 2.33GHz & 24GB RAM each) - HP MSL8096 tape library with 3 drives (multipath connected, latest drive and l...

Resolved! How to use LTO2 tape in HCART3 drive?

We were using four HCART2 drives at our datacenter earlier. But last year , the drives have been replaced with four HCART3 drives. As I am falling short of LTO3 tapes , I want to use the LTO2 tapes  which we were using earlier. Can this be done. Plea...

Resolved! Set Backup Retention Date

Hi All,   I have a below requirement. I need to take a backup image and I need to set the retention level to particular date. For example,   I need to create a new image and set eth expiry till Apl-15-2018.    Can any one help me on this? And also is...

raj08 by Level 4
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Resolved! calender

I have a calender schedule which spans midnight  i.e 29 and 30 but on dates i have checked only 29th.   Will backup runs on 30 th as i have not checked 30th.

Resolved! Cataloging some old tapes into Netbackup 7.5.x

I have about 500 plus DLT tapes I need to inventory or Catalog to get the dates on them to determine if we need to keep them or not. How do I go about importing them or cataloging them? And how can I see the date they were cataloged?   EDM

CNLIT by Level 3
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Resolved! BAR shows 0 bytes for DB restore

I am familiar with NetBackup but not Enterprise Vault.  In NBU BAR the contents pane shows Full and Differential backups yet all of them show 0 (zero) bytes.  DBA does not want to proceed with test since he thinks something is seriously wrong.  Ask...

Resolved! Error -59

Hi friends. Access to the client was not allowed (59) . I am using Redhat Linux Server and also my client machines have same OS installed. I checked /usr/openv/netbackup/bp.conf on my client machine and found that the hostname is same as configured i...