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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! 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 ...

Resolved! Backup selection in MS-Exchange-Server policy type

Hi! I have to migrate from TSM the Exchange cluster backup of my customer. My master server is a Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard x64, I installed the version.   In my MS-Exchange-Server policy I have a "Files" tab instead of the "Backup Selec...

cimo by Level 4
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Resolved! Robotic library is down

hi ,  i have this problem now that i start to backup a directory  using symantec netbackup 7.0.1 on unix and the backup didnot start and there is a messaage in activity monitor said that "  Robotic Library is down on server  ' and in the left pane  a...

A_M_Ash_ by Level 6
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Same Tape is loaded on Tape but shows same Tape which conflicts

Environment Netbackup Server OS = Windows 2003 R2 SP2 One Master/Media Server, One Media Server = 7.1 Tape Drive on Media Server = 4mm Standalone Drive Tape Cartridge in Tape = A99997 Error I dont know why same name of Tape are conflicting with each ...

Zahid_Haseeb by Moderator
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Resolved! Nbsu utility and version of NetBackup

Is there utility nbsu in version 6.0 Netbackup?   I have 6.0 version and 6.5 version of NetBackup.  This utility is very usefull for me, but not present in 6.0 version on my file system. Is it right?

SAN based backup on Disk

We have Exchange DAG comprising 5 MBX and aprpox 5 TB of DB size (Active only) We need to perform SAN based backup on Disk. For Tape we have issues as Exchange and Tape library are on different SAN switch and there is no communication between them he...

V4 by Level 6
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Resolved! Issues about Email Notifications

I have an issue about Email Notifications. I configured email notifications on all of our backup domains(9 backup domain in total including 6.5.4,7.0,7.1)...and it work well. but yerterday I found that there is an issue in one of the backup domain. N...

Ivy_Yang by Level 6
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Resolved! Nbemm don't start

  Hi all, I have a problem with starting nbemm service.    First of all - my environment:   ***************************** Start environment ******************** UNIX station Node-2 works as NetBackup Master server and Media Manager server.    # ./net...

Resolved! Robotic path does not exist

Hi , I am getting the following error in solaris [Master Server] while executing the robtest Robot Selection ---------------   1)  TLD 0   2)  none/quit Enter choice: 1 Robot selected: TLD(0)   robotic path = /dev/sg/c0tw500104f000ba2b3el0 Invoki...

Resolved! SQL backup failure

Hi folks i configured a SQL backup recently which failed shows some strange error in logs. I have marked ? in logs as well. plz explain n suggest some troubleshooting steps:                                In SQL backup pollicy DB named KDB fails to b...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! Backup CIFs share

We are using EMC VG8 Celerra for our CIF shares. We are a Windows shop and for backups we are on Netbackup  Can any one explain or point me in the right direct on how to backup the CIF shares.  I'm not able to view the shares when mapping a ...