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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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Best practice for backing up multiple Sybase databases?

We have been testing the Netbackup 7.1 sybase solution over the past couple weeks;  we have had success in backing up one single instance database with the template script provided at path  "/usr/openv/netbackup/ext/db_ext/sybase/scripts/sybase_mydb_...

Resolved! Windows client side file list

Hi:     I have an issue with some Windows file servers with large hard drives > 1 TB.  Environment is 7.0.1 Master (Windows Server 2008) and Media Servers (Solaris 10 and Windows 2008) and various clients.  The problems are with 6.5 Windows 2003 file...

Resolved! Snapshot Creation Failed

The client I'm trying to backup is a VMWare client running Red Hat Linux 32 bit. I'm using VMWare policy.     5/30/2012 9:30:09 AM - Info nbjm(pid=1512) starting backup job (jobid=2555) for client testjob, policy Banner-Test, schedule Full 5/30/2012...

purdue by Level 3
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vhd files and deduplication

Hi, Just wondering if anyone knows about vhd files and deduplication? I currently backup our exchange servers using Netbackup which backs up an image that is produced by our Exchange Team in the USA, looking at the data that is backed up these are vh...

Netbackup 7.5 non GRT Backup of Exchnage 2010 ESE Timeouts

I have a situation where a Netbackup 7.5 installation was successfully backing up Exchange 2010 mailbox databases (non GRT) through a DAG. This has stopped working (after no reported changes) and on looking at the agent detailed log for Bresolver the...

adfleming by Level 2
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patching from 7.1 to 7.5 and migrating from phisical to VM

Hi,   Please suggest me how can I patch the NetBackup 7.1 to 7.5 and virtualize it to a virtual machine with adding two phisical media server I did it like this: I created new server (with the same name and IP as old master server) restore catal...

Resolved! Storage Unit Accidentally Deleted

We have accidentally deleted a storage unit in NetBackup 7.0.1.  Can we just recreate the storage unit and add it to the previous storage unit groups that it was a member of, or is it more involved?

Resolved! All-local-drive-backup of a Win2008R-Oracle-Server

Hi@ll, last week we tried to restore a Win2008 R2-Server out of a online-system-backup. During the restore, we noticed that not all files were backuped - some exe-Files missed in the backup. But there was no error-message in the backup-job - it was s...

V-Storage Backup Failing with EC 6

  Hi All,   While adding new Virtual Machine into the backup environment I am getting the below error . I am using the V-Storage Framework for Virtual machine backup   Rest all Virtual machine backup is running fine hosted on the VM backup host only ...

Resolved! Backup gets stuck on random files - Netbackup 7.0

Hi Guys, I am using Symantec Netbackup 7.0 and I have a dedicated master server and I am trying to backup files on my file server. The backup server is Windows 2008 Standard and the File Server is also Windows 2008 Standard, what's been happening sin...

backup and recovery benchmarking.

hello everybody,  I'm looking for a comparison of backup and recovery tools in the market i mean Netbackup, TSM and Legato if anyone can help me?   Regards.

zizoben by Level 2
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Resolved! download NBU 7.0.1 and NBU 7.1.X

From Where i can download NBU 7.0.1 and NBU 7.1.X, i cannot find it on the website also i need version that support SUSE 11SP1   Regards Mahmoud

Resolved! Synthetic jobs: Media server is currently not connected to master server

We have 2 media servers that are down due to hardware failure. As per the Netbackup scheduler our synthetic full jobs kicked in today. These jobs are determined to use either of these 2 down media servers to synthesise the images. We have 4 servers i...

Chris_W by Level 4
Partner Accredited
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Resolved! Symantec licenses

Hi, we have the company Renewal licenses in NB7.0.1 ,in sheet from symantec we have 1- table of the licenses renews every year and second table are the licenses my company owns and should be added to the renewal list this year 2- also we have the lic...

A_M_Ash_ by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU - Find out which image contain which Backup Selection

Hi all, i want to ask you, if it is possible to figure out what an image contain. That means i have configure a backup selection list with the following entries: R:\Data\SharedG v:\ R:\Data\SharedJ R:\Data\SharedR R:\Apps R:\Apps The corresponding ba...

Resolved! NBU 6.5 client host type = media server

Master/Media server - NBU 7.1   Added Windows 2000 client with NBU 6.5 client software - when connecting from NBU master server and display under HOST PROPERTIES => CLIENT - it appears as a HOST TYPE = Media Server. I checked and cannot find any refe...

Willie_SA by Level 6
Partner Accredited
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Socket write failed(24)

Team,   I am running backups on a windows 2008 server and I got an error syaing socket write failed(24) The connection between master server and client is by using a private IP and this can be verified by running ping and bptestbpcd. All connections ...

knox890 by Level 3
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Resolved! How to move robotic controller host

I'm planning to move a robotic controller host to a newly created NBU master server. How can I move robotic controller host currently the robotic controller host was attached to media server the OS is AIX. What is the command or dou you have tech doc...

Cannot Connect on socket on PC Client

Hello, I had problem connecting to some PC clients. In Host Properties - Client, when I select the PC the status is cannot connect on socket. I restart the Netbackup Client Service, check the port in %SystemRoot%\system32\drivers\etc\services and the...

Red X's on Netbackup Disk Pools

Hello, I have multiple disk pools within Netbackup 7.5. The disk pools point to two different storage servers. The disk pools that point to storage server A, all have a red X on them, although they work ok. The disk pools that point to Storage Server...