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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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Resolved! Backup 3 volumes on windows and each one is 2 TB

Can anyone advice me how i can backup 6 TB of millions of files with a certain feature on tape library although the clients is standard not enterprise ? I tried to backup normally but it failed with Netbackup status code 24 : socket write failed

amr_tarek by Level 3
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Resolved! NB restart on master and media

hi , i want to stop NB Daemons   on all media servers of os of type(unix  (aixback 5.3  and hpux and linux 2.6) then restart NB on master server  of os (hp-ux) after that start NB on all media again    i need all command in details   thanks

Resolved! system restore

Hi experts NBU master 7.1 solaris 10 media server windows 2008 NBU 7.1 client window 2008 vmware system NBU 7.1 client got crashed then admin team asked us to rebuild its whole C:\ .its restore was done successfully as per NBU GUI. but few services w...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Unable to create Adv Disk Storage Server

NetBackup Windows 64bit 2008 Server Hi all, I'm trying to add an Adv Disk storage server but the following error appears Invalid command parameter RDSM has encountered an issue with STS where the server was not found: getStorageInfo I have re...

old_mate by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup with DHCP (Wired and Wi-Fi)

We have DHCP for Wired and and RADIUS (Wi-Fi). For both  lease is same (7 days). DNS is set for autoscavenging at 7 days. No-Refresh and Refresh intervals are set to 7 days. Nightmare comes when NBU queries with DNS and it finds end system (laptop) I...

V4 by Level 6
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Ping and telnet is not working from master server to client.  What to do.   Failing with error 58

k2104347 by Level 3
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DD880 drives presenting in AVR mode

Hello All,   I have an issue with our DD880, we are using it as a VTL, it was flashed recently too the latest DDOS and since then the virtual drives have been presenting in AVR and have not been accessable for backups or duplications. The operating s...

msx by Level 2
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Can someone please explain the function of EMM database

Resolved! Client upgradation from master server

how do i upgrade client from 6.5 to 6.5.5 fro master server by command( client_update client list), i dont know the steps. please help me out.

Resolved! Push media server entry to 300 Client

I have a server where in Most of the client are set to master server . Later we have build a media server where in we want to ensure it take off the Load from the master server. I want to push the media server entry to all the client bp.conf (Un...

no storage units available for use(213)

We are running Windows master/media/clients running Netbackup  We are backing up to a local datadomain unit. Randomly we get no storage units available for use(213) errors on back jobs and some replication jobs.  At the same time we also get...

Resolved! SLP duplication DOWNing Drive

I keep having drive down on Drive scsi 001 whenever there is tape loading for duplication from the netbackup appliance with LTO library and tapes zoned to the appliance directly  but when the same tape load to another drive scsi 003 backup running su...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Why Is Bpcoverage Process Running

Master server is Windows.  I was trying to patch NetBackup when I got a pop up message that stated bpcoverage.exe was still running and needed to be stopped.  I thought bpcoverage was no longer in existence.  When I checked task manager, ther...

rsamora by Level 5
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Hi, I am having an issue where I can't delete a tape from Netbackup from the command line. On the master sever (Netbackup 7.0) # bpexpdate -ev ABB182 -d 0 requested media id is not assigned to this host in the EMM database   Marianne you have given ...