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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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Netbackup 7.5 agent on a vmware template

Does anyone know if there are any issues with installing the netbackup 7.5 agnet onto a vmware template that will be deployed hundreds of times? I've had problems in the past with various agents on an SOE reporting in with the hostname of the templat...

Live Update fails with the below logs For Widows Client

7/26/2012 9:26:20 AM - requesting resource Server.NBU_POLICY.MAXJOBS.LU7104 7/26/2012 9:26:20 AM - granted resource ctsintcosfbb.NBU_POLICY.MAXJOBS.LU7104 7/26/2012 9:26:22 AM - started process RUNCMD (868) 7/26/2012 9:26:22 AM - ended process 0 (...

Yuvi by Level 5
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looking for script long running backup

Hi Folks,   I am looking for script for long running backup....I m running 6.5.5 veritas netbackup on master and media server..i have tried to short by using /usr/openv//netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpdbjobs but i could not get elapsed time...its showing u...

Oracle DB backup is failing with status 6

Hi All, I have moved a solaris 9 server from one master server to another master server and the name of the solaris server is changed. In that solaris server we have 2 oracle DB instances. I have configured the policy exactly as before and now hot ba...

Resolved! another stat 96 question

Hello, I've got a library with 4 LTO4 and 4 LTO2 drives installed.  NBU v6.5.6 on Solaris.  I've been successfully running SLP duplication jobs to the LTO2 media pool called Dupe.  The SLP specifies the LTO2 drives and media pool. "Suddenly" I'm gett...

SQL Backup - How to/Best practice!?

Hello,   i need some ideas for the following scenario. How i can better use the NetBackup and fewer policies to backing up a SQL Server.   Master: Windows 64bit 2008 R2, NBU Client: Windows 64bit 2008R2, NBU SQL: 2008 R2   The SQL Ser...

MariusD by Level 6
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Resolved! NB_CLT_6.5 Linux RedHat 2.6

Hi everyone, we have an NBU installation and have to backup a Red Hat 2.6 32bit physical host. Since 32bit red hat OS is not supported from nbu 7.x, we are thinking to install the nb 6.5 client software. Where can I get the package? When I lo...

beaumont1 by Level 2
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reservation conflicts

Hi All,   We are getting a lot of reservation conflicts messages in our OS logs .We are running Netbackup and have 6 media servers sharing tape drives b/w them using SSO .3 media servers are running Suse Linux 11 and 3 are running Windows 200...

Resolved! Media server requirements

dear all,   i am modernzation backup and upgrading to nbu 7.5 .   enviroment we have total 300 servers . including VM backups. i want to create 2 media server more it is approriate ? below given details   1 master server 1 media server ModelNumber of...

syedzeeshan by Level 5
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VM backups fail with status 156

I am seeing certain virtual machines fail their VM backup with a status 156 snapshot error. I have several backup policies configured in the same way, and 99% work without any issues. But I have one policy where 2 clients fail with a 156 error. All m...

Resolved! Regarding NBU 7.5 Upgrade

  Hi All,   Our current master server and media server is running on NBU 7.0.1 on Windows 2008 R2 , now we have to configured a new media server on the Windows 2008 R2 , but the license we received from Symantec is for NBU 7.5 , I doubt this configur...

RohitNayal by Level 5
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Media Server on Windows 2008

Hi All, We have Netbackup master running on windows 2003 and connected with IBM TS3310 (3 drive). We have tried install media server on windows 2008. This server also have to zone with this tape library. Medium changer and tape drive was dete...

pretorian by Level 4
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Tape not showed using vmoprcmd

Hi Team, Please advice, i dont know the reason of not showing the tape in vmoprcmd? i update the tape drive firmware and restart the services, but its still no luck. what would be the issue on this?is this a tape compatibilit.   i used lto3 stand alo...

Agent47 by Level 4
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Resolved! Exchange 2010 Failing with Status 26

We are running a Win 2003 x64 with NBU environment. After patching Saturday night all of our Exchange 2010 backups have been failing with a status of 26. They were set to "Passive then Active" copy however I have also tried "Active Only" thin...

Resolved! Rename Libraries

Hello All   I have search and am unable to find a way to rename our tape libraries.  We are running NB, with VM master SLES 11SP2 and two media physical media servers running SLES 10SP4 and SLES11SP2.   We setup a non-production media server ...

erose by Level 3
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Drive down issue

Hi Folks, I could see the messages file for drive down alert but if we are going to see inside the console all drive is up and running..How the drive is came up automatically without humen intervension? Master and media sevrer is running :solaris 10,...

Resolved! NBU Windows 2008R2 - MSL2024 - SIZE_DATA_BUFFERS?

Hi Here's the thing: MSL2024-LTO5 attached via SAS to a NBU 7.5.01 media server. Also attached a DD660 via 10GB by OST. Server is running Win2008R2. Duplication performance disk-to-tape sucks. When I try to configure Buffer size to 256k, I get the fo...

TeeNee by Level 3
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NBU 7.1 support BMR in ESX 5i Virtual Machine?

Hi Techi, Does Netbackup 7.1 Supports BMR in ESX 5i.   I have installed NBU 7.1 in ESX 5i Server and Created machine for NBU Master/Media and a Solaris Client for BMR testing.   Does NBU 7.1 Support BMR in Virtual Machine?

Resolved! Upgrading media servers to 7.x

Greetings all, I'm a new member to this community but I feel I may be sticking around for awhile due to all of the valuable information I have found thus far.  I do have a quick question regarding upgrading media servers. Currently we have a few RHEL...

Resolved! Query about Deduplication storage folder

Hi, We are using netbackup7.5.01 on redhat linux and using MSDP. Can deduplication storage and deduplication storage database can be on different filesystems? What are the condition we should keep in mind before creating deduplication storage and ded...