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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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Incremental backup support for Netapp mount CIFS

I have a mapped netwrok drive mont (CIFS share) and doing Symantec NetBackups to tape after a full backup i need incremental to run for somtime and again configure a full backup monthly. question here would incremental work with out any issues while ...

Resolved! Netbackup 7.5 Silentclient install

Hello, Environment: Current; Netbackup client 6.5.6 Upgrading to; Nebackup client Client OS; All Windows 2003 servers (so far) Master/Media Servers; Already upgraded to SCHTASKS command used in script: FOR /F %%I IN (%x64TEXT%) D...

Evritt by Level 2
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Resolved! SQL querry

What is the meaning of Netbackup for SQL server? We have a clent win23 and sql is installed on it.So this win23 will be Netbackup for SQL server?

Resolved! Restore to UNC path

How to restore the data from server to UNC path (CIFS share)? I read that it is possible, but what steps should I take to get this done. Env: Master: NBU 7.0.1 and Win 2008 R2 Media: NBU 7.0.1 and Win 2003 Client: NBU 7.0.1 and Win 2003 Thanks!

Amaan by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup DataDomain Shares to Tape with NetBackup 7.1

We recently installed a DataDomain appliance for some B2D staging over NFS. Servers write database dumps to the appliance and then send them to NetBackup all over NFS from the client, this is working well. We are looking to use the DataDomain for oth...

Resolved! Missing Drive Path

Hi,   i have media server linuxback  connected to STK sl3000 tape library on two drives but i cannont see any drive on the server Symantic Product Name: Symantec Netbackup Product Version: 7.0.1 Operating System: HP-UX 11iv3 - when i do configure sto...

A_M_Ash_ by Level 6
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Resolved! the Server returned Error Code 23

Environment Netbackup = 7.1 OS = 2003 R2 Client = Linux Netbackup Client = 7.1 selinux=disabled linux client able to resolve the netbackup server /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpclntcmd -ip <client_ip_address>    = successful     Problem I am facing the b...

Zahid_Haseeb by Moderator
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Resolved! Recreate my BMR db

Hi Forumfolks Does anyone have the definitive way to recreate the BMR db? I've seen a few alternatives but fancy doing it once and correctly. stop bmrd and run bmrsetupmaster -redo -force on the master followed by bmrsetupboot -register...on my boot ...

Resolved! Guidance

Hi All, I am a Fresher and i have started my career with netbackup now and i am thinking to do some basic netbackup certification so please suggest me the entry level certification to do.and please do help me with the required documents.   Thanks, Na...

Backing up single node in CCR configuration

Hi I have a policy setup to backup an Exchange 2007 cluster that is configured in a Clustered Continiuos Replication (CCR) environment.  We had a fault on the passive node of this cluster, so I set the policy and hosts to backup 'Active copy only', b...

Walshy by Level 2
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Resolved! Exchange backup error

Hi, We are encountered the Microsoft Exchange Writer is always show "Waiting for completion" status, it didn’t return to the stable status as following:                                     Writer name: 'Microsoft Exchange Writer' Writer Id: {76fe1ac4...

NgSH by Level 1
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Problem with Hyper-V CSV

Good morning, when I try to create a Backup policy with NetBackup 7.5 and the same version for the agent in a cluster with Hyper-V CSV, I see one of the nodes with a red strike bar when browsing to try to select the VM's. Also I have the message in t...

DaniR by Level 2
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media tape frozen with IBM TS3100

Dear all,   Our company has a trouble with Netbackup. It's random error with media tape frozen although we replaced tape drive. Please help me make a solution. Here are error details:      ********08/02/12***********   03:02:41.390 [6928.3556] <2> ma...

tuannanh by Level 3
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Resolved! partial backups

Hi, Could someone clarify this: If I have a backup job failed half way through, will the first half of the files available for restore if later on I need to grab those through Backup, Archive, Restore? Thank you!

NB-OPS by Level 4
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Draining the active queue in NetBackup 6.5

Hi,      I'm wondering if there's an easy way to tell NetBackup to complete the backup jobs that are currently running, but not start any other jobs, so that the tasks that are already queued will stay in the queue.  There are times that my servers n...

can I stop nbstserv durring backups?

We are running on SUSE SLES 10 sp3, we backup about 80TB per week, and are running Lifecycle Polices to get them from a DTL to an DTL for offsite storage. During the backups the SLP will start and sometimes they can actual grab a stream that ...

Backup failing with socket write failed 24

Backup was running fine till day before yesterday. This server has been rebooted after that the backup is failing with socket write failed(24)    Find the error details from the worklog 8/1/2012 12:24:55 PM - Critical bpbrm(pid=8796) from client vp...

Tape Discrepancies

I keep having the below issue happen. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to make what comes onsite match the picking list?  Or why we would get tapes back the clearly have expired but don't show up on the picking list either? The below list of...

marianb by Level 3
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