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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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NDMP backup failing with status 25 and 23

Recently I have setup a new backup job for some 4TB volumes on a IBM Nseries N6040 filer but have been getting the below errors: 17/05/2012 05:38:23 - Error bpbrm(pid=2576) db_FLISTsend failed: cannot connect on socket (25) 17/05/2012 05:38:51 - Err...

j083418 by Level 5
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Restore from widows server to NAS - NDMP

Hi I made a backup of my file server running server 2003 64bit. It was a full backup on a Friday. Now I want to restore the files to a NAS storage but it keeps telling me it must resume the restore from a prior image. How do I do this restore, becaus...

Phaze by Level 3
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Changing the IP of NBU 7 Master Server

Hi    I am trying to change the IP of the NBU master/media server (RHEL 5.5) from one VLAN to another. Though this shouldnot create any problems, for me the NBU doesnot come up after IP change. When I revert back the changes NBU works fine. With a ne...

giri_b by Level 4
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Restore files from a specific media

Hi.  I made a full backup from one of our servers unsin Netbackup 6.5.  I identified the tape that was used for it.  Now I'm trying to do a restore from that tape, and I haven't been able to do so.  Could anyone give support doing this?

Restoring LTO2 tapes from another system

Hello everyone,   I've just strated using Netbackup in an effort to recover data stored on some LTO2 tapes. Unfortunately I'm running into the following problem whenever I try to inventory the tapes in order to be able to perform the 2 phase import p...

Resolved! adding new Netbackup client on 6.5.6

Hello there, I am adding a new Netbackup client on my master.  The client OS is: Windows 2008 R2 Enterprise (x64). Which Hardware and OS type should I select in Netbackup? PCx64, Windows 2008  OR  PCx64, WindowsNET Does it even matter which one I sel...

ESM_Admin by Level 4
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Resolved! How to restore to an alternate client

Hello, I am trying to restore to an alternate client in NB7.5. Both Server and client are Solaris 10 (SPARC) but the restore is going to source client (which is the server1 itself)  In BAR I chose source client as server1 and dest client as client1. ...

unixlife by Level 4
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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