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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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Export media and Volume pool permanently in Netbackup

Dear Experts, Please assist me how to export [delete] the media's and volume pool's in Netbackup permanently. In future we not using them. This is part of cleanup unnecessary media's and volume pool's in netbackup. What i know is from Netbackup GUI -...

S_S_ by Level 2
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Resolved! SAN Client setup ( AIX - IBM 3584 )

Hi,  i am new to netbackup ( TSM guy ) , we would like to setup one of our big/critical one as LAN Free/sanclient to IBM 3584 tape library. i read couple of documents its kind of confusion bec somewhere it mentioned that SAN Client supposed to be a F...

Raju_la by Level 5
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Resolved! how to move Disk Unit move when media server crashed

hi,   we have NBU 7.0.1 single master and two media servers and a tape libary is attached also using SAN Disks configured on both media server. on both media servers we have configured disk units but unfortunatly one of our media server windows crash...

mumair109917 by Level 6
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Resolved! SQL backup of BES

I have a SQL backup of Blackberry Enterprise Server that is giving me a status code 12.  The version of SQL is Server 2005 and I am using NetBackup 7.1.  I can backup the individual pieces:  BESMgmt, BMSStore, master, mdsis, model and msdb.  When doi...

NDMP Transfer Type...

Hello,   We are running NBU 7.5 and have an EMC SAN and an EMC Data-Domain. I have 2 questions...   1) Our NDMP job runs without any issues. Although, once complete, it lists the transfer type as "LAN" on the completed job. We are expecting to see SA...

Unable to restore files from tape

Hi! I hope all is well with you. To give a bit of background to my problem, our setup is the following: two Red Hat servers connected to a tape drive (IBM TS3200 I believe) via SCSI. At the same time, they are both connected to a RAID drive via fiber...

wired by Level 3
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Resolved! Error 58

ERROR 58 Master Server 6.5.6 Media Server  6.5.6 Client :NetBackup-HP-UX11.00 5.1MP7 Master to Client :BPCD is not listening asprd222: telnet bpcd Trying Connected to tppdl1p. Escape character is '^]'....

AK1980 by Level 3
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Resolved! First Time Redirected Restore

I have started a new job that uses NetBackup 7.1.  I am trying to figure out how to do a redirected restore of a 2003 Exchange Mailbox.  I am not having much luck with the Symantec documentation.  If someone could explain what I need to do or point m...

Resolved! Decommission Old media server

Hello, How can I decommission old media server for disk based backup images, I see lot of articles for tapes to move the db, Is there any method for disk based backup images    Also I will be building up new linux media server and decomm old solaris ...

nbuadmin1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Client doesn't see images - RedHat

hello, from master server (solaris 10)i see files from filesytem backup images: root@bknbub:/root# bplist -C p001bk -l /var/opt/OV/bin/instrumentation/ -rwxr-xr-x root      root            25901 Feb 14 15:28 /var/opt/OV/bin/instrumentat...

nounejmak by Level 4
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Sharepoint 2010 GRT setup

I am able to configure a standard sharepoint backup without any problems but I am extremly confused on how to go about setting up GRT. Can anyone offer some insite into the easiest way to configure that?  I have read all the docs on setting it up but...

Setting up a Disaster Recovery Backup Site...

We have currently got 1 Master Server and 7 Media Servers. Backups are being done on a Production Data Domain. All of this is in one location. We run duplications of the backups to a Replication Data domain that is located at a second site. (DR Site)...

Resolved! Storage unit fragment size modification

Hello, I want to change the (old) maximum fragment size on disk and tape storage unit (NetBackup 7.0.1). But before to make any changes, I want to be sure not to break something. Both settings are 16G. I want to increase to the max on disk storage (Z...

Installing a 2nd NetBackup Master Server

Good Day, I need a bit of guidance on how to install a 2nd NetBackup Master server. We currently have 1 Master Server and 7 Media Servers. I need to install a 2nd Master Server to be used for disaster recovery purposes. Thus this server will be based...

Netbackup include/exclude list on Unix machine

Hi,      I want to split the backup job of one folder to 3 separate policies. For example I've to backup the following :      /backup/      inside the "backup" folder I've these files:      /backup/Filename3.*         (800 files ~ 700GB)      /backup...

Netbackup v7.5.1 NBDEPLOYUTIL incorrect results in excel

Hi,     has anyone upgraded from v7.1 to v7.5.1 and noticed that the formulas for the NBDEPLOYUTIL.exe are different and showing incorrect results? and been given a fix for this. It produces capcity license reports for capacity based license?   Thank...

Sausage by Not applicable
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Resolved! Win Mdeia Srever Ugprade

Master Server: Solaris 10; NBU Media Server: Windows 2008, 64 bit; NBU 7.0 - I need to know the steps to upgrade the media server. detail is not appreciated but not asked. but I do need all the steps to upgrade these 8 media servers. beside t...

16ris10 by Level 6
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Resolved! Veritas Netbackup compatibility

Hi,   Just want to confirm on the below items:- 1) Due to some reason, I need to install Veritas Netbackup 5.1 to a Windows 2008 Ent Edition(64-bit) R910 server. Is this compatible? 2) Can a Netbakup 7.5 client connect to Netbackup 6.5 master? 3) Do ...

Kwan by Level 3
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Resolved! Block-level incrementals

Has anyone ran into issues with VMWARE policies and enabling block-level incrementals on NB 7.5? I ran a full backup test last weekend and had "Enable block-level incremental backup" checked. Backup ran problems. The next incremental I ran ...

Bmitche by Level 5
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Resolved! Still troubleshooting NetBackup Performance issues

  My tapes drives are failing too often and Quantum says I'm not getting data to the tape drives fast enough...   Here is what I'm seeing in my bptm log write_backup_completion_stats: waited for full buffer 571151 times, delayed 660055 times   Netbac...

jmanini by Level 4
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