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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! Symantec Netbackup Daemons

Dear All I just recently observed in Symantec Netbackup Activity Monitor (Daemons) that spad,spoold,nbkms Daemons are stopped. I tried to start the daemons, but it's getting failed. Kindly provide me a solution. Thank You  

Resolved! need to restore data from different master server

Hi, I had a scenario here that a master server's tape library is down and we need a restore data on one of its configured clients to be done ASAP. So, I thought of configuring this cleint server in same domain and trasfer the tape which has data to a...

Soumyaa by Level 4
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RMAN backup successfull without generating child streams

RMAN backup successfull without generating child streams Netbackup version - 7.1.1 (backup server) OS version - solaris 10 (backup server) Client - HW/OS/Client:  Linux         RedHat2.6  Netbackup version client - 7.1.    

Resolved! How to map network drive for SQL backups?

Dear  i am at production side for one customer. they are already taking backups for SQL Server on tapes now they want to take backups on disk so without making media server they have mounted Network drive Y: on master server now i want to make storag...

inn_kam by Level 6
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Resolved! error with status 59

Hi all, After long time working on case related to replication and restore from production site to DR and from DR to Production,the issue was solved partially: 1.the SLP was configured on both sides with the same name. the productin was configur...

Rami_Nasser1 by Level 6
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Resolved! nbucode 129 - basic DSSU filling up

I have a master/media server with 2 DSSUs each on the same big disk/volume but different paths (E:\diffs and E:\fulls). is the version. both DSSUs are set for HWM 90% and LWM 0% so that they evacuate completely each time the dup runs to the t...

Resolved! Need to backup a virtual client with millions of small files

We are running NetBackup 6.5.6 (soon to upgrade to on a Solaris 10 master with RH Linux media servers. One of the backup clients is a windows 2003 vm, where we have the NB client running on the guest system. This particular client has approx...

LT2000 by Level 4
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Resolved! Upgrade from Netbackup 6.5.4 to Netbackup 7.5

Hello, Currently I am upgrading from version 6.5.4 to 7.5 on a Windows 2008 R2 server.  I am upgrading because 6.5.4 is not compatible with Server 2008 R2.  I have a few questions: 1.  Can I perform a straight upgrade from 6.5.4 to version 7.5 or wil...

Resolved! Status 6 On Flash Windows Policy Backup after Upgrade

Hello People: I Upgrade to from 7.1 today and I receive the following status message on the Flash Windows Policy Backup: 8/27/2012 1:22:50 PM - Info nbjm(pid=10100) starting backup job (jobid=346744) for client CLIENT_NAME, policy TEST-Virtua...

HEMANPR by Level 6
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Resolved! query

  If NetBackup encounters a backup policy with two schedules (one full, one incremental) that are each due to run, are each within their defined time window, and are each configured with the same frequency value, the schedule that is alphabetically f...

Resolved! NetBackup Timeouts

Out NetBackup jobs fail when there is a WAN disconnection (usually due to ISP issue).  Media and client servers are in one office and across the WAN is the master server.  We have increased timeouts for all servers involved (and ensured their setting...

Resolved! Using tape Drive in Net Backup and also for Solaris Tape Backup's

Can i use a tape Drive under netbackup control to backup some data using Solaris OS level backup to tape. Backup Media Server is Solaris 10 Media Server. Host running the backup is also the same Solaris 10 Server. I am receiving drive in use error af...

vamsivaddi by Level 5
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Netbackup 7.5 vmware backup SAN transport and slow backup speed

I am doing VMware backup policy using a media server dedu pool(the disk LUN is on the 4G FC SAN). The datastore is on the FC SAN. I am getting the backup rate from anywhere 8Mbps to almost 100Mbps. I check the resouce monitor for both the media serve...

Henry_Cheng by Level 3
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Hi All, Can any body explain field POOLNUM in the below command what exactly i wanna give there if i run that command?   bptm -makedbentry -m A00001 -den hcart -poolnum 1   Thanks Nayab

Restore of SQL Database to another machine

Hi, Can anyone advise the steps on restoring SQL Db on another host/machine via NBU 7.x? Would there be any script to be created upon restore on the destination server, etc.? Thanks,

Resolved! vmoprcmd

  2. What does (from master server) this output show? # vmoprcmd -hoststatus -h <mediaserverwithtapedriveproblem> Cant i login on the media server and run vmoprcmd?    

Resolved! change retention on Duplicated data

Hello Experts,   We use vault for duplicaing data from diskpool to tape library. By default retention for duplicated data remains as that of original data.   Please educate on me how can we change retention only on duplicated data ?     Thanks, Bhara...

Resolved! sudo ./bpstart_notify.lx245-PNBV

  bash-3.00$ sudo ./bpstart_notify.lx245-PNBV Password: bash-3.00$ pwd /usr/openv/netbackup/bin bash-3.00$   lx245-PNBV  :This is the policy name I run the above script and getting no error when i run the command.What does this eans?