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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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failed backup jobs report

Hi All,   i run NBU 7 on windows 2008 server. i currently get mail alerts after each backup job, but i want to be able to get a report of failed backup jobs over a period of time. so i need a command that can help achieve this. please help.

ayodeji by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup Master Server Move & Catalog Import

I am planing the move of an NBU Master Server (7101) from a 32bit platform to a 64bit platform - in preparation for a 7.5 upgrade of the entire environment. I have performed the move of a master server many times previously, and always followed the g...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! Checking logs

Hi, How can i check the logs : if someone has aborted the job. I do hv opscentre but i dont know the exact procedure (Is NBAC should be enabled for checking logs from OPScentre)? Thanks Giri.

Possible by Level 6
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Resolved! Restore of files from file backup to a netapp share

On a Windows 2003 SP2 client, I have a request to restore a file backup of a large drive to a share on our Netapp filer Have looked at technote and entries on the forum here Have changed the Netbackup Services on the Windows 2003 Client to run with a...

Resolved! Netbackup Media Change Error

Dears, Thank you for thaking your time to read/give me a solution for a problem i am faceing. We are using Netbackup 7.1 Enterprise with SL500 tape library.  Our companys new policy states that all backup medias which hold the previous day backup sha...

Resolved! Snapshot and Storage Lifecycle Policy

Hi, in the Problems Report I noticed these errors: "snapshot backup: (image name) cannot be used with a lifcycle policy (SLP name) that does not include a snapshot destination" It says the something is going wrong with the SLP. It is a very simple SL...

ddm2 by Level 5
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Resolved! error when restoring some files

Kindly find the bellow error while trying to restore some files (we tried this about 3 times from backup taken from the same server and from another server) so please help ASAP:   6/10/2012 8:37:12 PM - begin Restore 6/10/2012 8:37:22 PM - 1 images r...

Rami_Nasser1 by Level 6
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Resolved! install a client in unix

hi all what do you thing friends  can i push client installation to many unix platform from the master server(windows platform) remotly or i should use the shared folder to copy the software directy? Regards.

Rami_Nasser1 by Level 6
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Restore NT File System Permissions

I am currently trying to restore NTFS permissions on my file server, referencing the following article as a guide: I am running: "bprestore -s 06/01/2012 11:00:00 -e 06/05/2012 ...

sg driver failed to Attache

Hi All,        I have a issue with tape driver and media changer which are not discovered by Netbackup, I followed the device configuration guide, many times, without success, I checked on Symantec forum, web, nothing helped me.   My configuration is...

Mourad by Level 3
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Resolved! Failed to initialize EMM connection.

  I have done fresh installation of Netbackup 7.5 Master & Media server both are successfully isntalled but i cannot see media server on my master server host list. when it try to register Media server using nbemmcmd command i get the following error...

Saqib_Alam by Level 5
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Resolved! Failing to recover a Oracle backup in solaris

Hi , We are recovering an Oracle database in another machine but when trying to recover with rman the script is: run{ ALLOCATE CHANNEL ch00 TYPE 'SBT_TAPE' PARMS='';  set until time "to_date('07/06/2012 03:00:00','DD/MM/YYYY HH24:MI:SS')";  set newna...

Active Directory Windows 2003 Granular Backup

Good day All. I've setup a Granular Backup Job in Netbackup 7.5 to Backup Active Directory. I've setup NFS on the media server and the client. I've followed the article to test...

nigelg by Level 4
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flash backup failed with error 20

Hi, I use NetBackup version 6.5.6, windows 2003 OS and the client OS is 2008. Frequently i one of my server is getting failed with error 20 "Invalid command parameter". If i restart the failed job it will complete successfully. Past one week i am not...

Resolved! Can't delete a Disk Pool

I am currently on Netbackup Version 7.0.1 for Windows. When I go to delete a disk pool, I received a message : UNABLE TO DELETE THE DISK POOL. INVALID COMMAND PARAMETER. DSM HAS FOUND THAT ONE OR MORE VOLUMES IN THE DISK POOL HQ-BK4_DATA-WAREHOUSE(AD...