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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 Level 6
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NetBackup not fully honoring exclude list on Windows Media server

Good day, well afternoon where I am,I've got a bit of a challenge - and posting details will require I sanitize some things, so if you ask for data please be patient with me!The environment I'm managing is running NB 8.0. The DBA's don't want to use ...

DK12 by Level 3
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Unable to achieve Vmware Restore of a virtual Machine

Hello People,Please i need help resolving an issue i am currently experiencing. i configured virtual image backups successfully and got successfull backups (snapshot inclusive) but when i try initiating a restore, the back up virtual machine gets cre...

Lost my tape library

I have 3 backup servers, my master and one media server is Windows 2008 R2 and running Netbackup 8.0. The other is running 2003 and NBU This older server is only used for offsiting with the tape library. Last week, I had issues with this uni...

cannot change expiration date of image in SLP

Hi,I've a backup image in the catalog which should long be expired. Secondary slp operation is incomplete because tape drive is no longer used. I want to duplicate this image to cloud storage but it is in SLP, it does not allow. I try to change expir...

probck by Level 3
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Unable to NFS mount the required file system

Hello All,We are facing a big problem with an Active directory backup on WS2008 R2 & WS2012 R2 servers.The system state (SCC) is not backed up, so there is no AD backup : error : Unable to NFS mount the required file systemThe media server is on Linu...

Hamza_H by Moderator
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Modification time has changed while backing up

hi guys,I´m backing up an entire suse linux server, during the backup I´m getting error like "ERR - Modification time has changed while backing up /xxxx/xxxx/xxxx.dat" and the output code is 1. I´ve executed this policy at different hours of the day ...

AndresV by Level 6
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backup failed Active Directory

hi everybody,im  trying the creat a policy of backup active directory, i need backup the objects like "DC=internal", but i when execute the backup in the client, show me the next log,"Backup by "account" on client "name_of_server_client":the specifie...

Resolved! capacity License NetBackup

Hi All,This is just out of curiosity that what will happen if the backup capacity surpasses the NetBackup licensed capacity. Can this cause the NetBackup data base to shut down.  

start multiple restore jobs from a policy

I have to start multiple restore jobs from same policy. This will include multiple folders which are in different medias.Can any one guide me to accomplish this.Netbackup Version = 8.1.2 Media used = LTO6Dell TL2000 Let me know if you need any inform...

Media Server showing as Client

NetBackup v8.2Issue: Virtual media server appliance showing as 'Client' under Host Properties > Media Servers, disk are seen as Offline (not Active for Disk)4x virtual media server appliances, appliances 1 and 2 performing as expected, applianace 3 a...

Resolved! Backup and restore the VMDK of legacy OS VM

Hi Veritas,Would like to know if its possible to backup and restore the VMDK (full) if the OS of VM are not supported by netbackup 8.1.2SampleVm running on windows 2003/2000 but the Vmware esxi is still supported.

Resolved! Netbackup Volume Pools

HelloWe are working with Netbackup 8.1.1 in a Windows 2012R2 environment acting as Both Master and Media server.  We have a Scalar i500 robot with 6 LT06 drives So we are about to get like an additional 50 LT06 tapes but these tapes need to dedicated...

bc1410 by Level 5
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problems whit media id generation.

Hi:My problem is that netbackup does not execute a media ID generation rule. The media ID generation rule is 1:2:3:4:5:6, barcode length 6.for example the tape is identified with the barcode 000051L6, but the media ID is 0051L6. I need the media ID 0...

Npalma by Level 4
Partner Accredited
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Resolved! Media server hardware requirements

Hello,I have to to set up a new Windows 2012 physical media server with NB 8.1.2 and I need the minimum and recommended requirements (CPU, RAM, etc...)I have read the installation guide, and it sends me to the SORT site, but I don't understand how to...

Nebtackup Catalog backup

Hi,catalog's backup fail with this error:Critical bptm (pid=208914) sts_close_handle failed: 2060057 OpenStorage Proxy Plugin ErrorCritical bptm (pid=208914) cannot write image to disk, media close failed with status 2060057Critical bptm (pid=208914)...