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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! share library option or SSO?

share library or SSO? We have a virtual tape library with 30 drives shared by three media servers in our data center.  Since we have unlimited virtual drive licensed on VTL and NBU SSO is expensive, we are planning to change SSO configuration (each m...

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Resolved! NBU 7.5.01 Upgrade from Netbackup 6.0MP5

Is there any upgrade guide for the required version 6.0MP5? Can 6.0MP5 upgrade directly to Netbackup 7.5 or do i need to upgrade 6.0MP5 to 7.0 then 7.5? Please advise.

demo4119 by Level 6
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Error code 6 During vstorage backup

Recently , i have upgrade the netbackup master from 7.0.1 to and i keep getting error code 6 when backup the VM machines using the Vstorage backup . I have a a technote that affecting Netbackup 7.0 . When everytime i faced this problem , i ha...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Migration from Old windows media server to new Media Server

HI All Dear friends... Before raising the issue, Let me brief about the scenario of environment [ I have taken server name just as an examples:-                 Master server name :-  xyz [ Solaris 9/ Netbackup version 6.5 ]                 Media ser...

monu by Level 3
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Resolved! Wildcard Exclude for MSSQL?

Hi We're using NBU and was wondering if it's possible to protect our MSSQL environment with NBU using the $ALL operation but excluding 'restored/test' databases with and Exclude wildcard? In other words in stead of excluding individual databa...

Resolved! bpstart_notify

what is the use of bpstart_notify and bpend_notify scripts which runns in the foreground before bpbkar on client.

Synthesize backup of Network shares

I am trying to backup network shares. In the normal policy, it works fine as expected: Full backup (once a week)->It takes 1 or 2 hours. The size is 100G bytes and the performance is 10-20M bytes per second. Cumulative backup (daily)->It takes 1 or 2...

Storage media server creation NBU 7.5

Hi All, I have Netbackup 7.5 system running on windows enviroment. I want to create new media server and install Deduplication option on it. media server created and added to master in servers list. when i run new storage server wizard in media serve...

Ialahmad by Level 5
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Vmware Backup in Netbackup

Hi All, I am using NBU 7.5 and wanted to protect Vmware environment but all my esx/esxi are short of space on datastore.How can we take backup of a Vmware ESX/ESXi if datastore doesnot contain space for VMware API snapshot and we are not allowed to i...

Resolved! win 2000

How to backup open file in win 2000 through netbackup 7.1?

NBU 7.1 BMR: Failed to mount srt wim when creating SRT

  Dear all, I received the message "Failed to mount srt wim" when creating SRT. Netbackup Master/Media Server 7.1 is running upon Windows 2008 R2 standard. BMRSRT log as below =====   0,51216,125,125,1,1336217164400,12016,9032,0:,49:Could not find ba...

Mike_Tang by Level 4
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Netbackup 6.5.4 FTMS Capabilities

Hi, Planning to implement FTMS at my site in order to reduce the current San Media Servers (220). Netbackup Infra 1) Master Server - 6.5.4 Enterprise - SOLARIS 10 2) Lan media Servers - 6.5.4 - Windows 2003 3) FTMS Server - Sun T4 Solaris 10, 2 HBA (...

Updating NDMP Password

We use root as the userid when setting up NDMP backups of our NetApp and the time has come to change the password for the first time since setting it up. Inital setup was  tpconfig -add -nh netapp_host -userid root -password <password>. Would I use t...

Resolved! Backing up Exchange 2010 DAG - Multiplexing Issue

Hello everyone - Having an issue with a brand new Exchange 2010 policy that I'm hoping someone out there can shed some light on.  Here is the situation: The policy runs just fine backing up the entire DAG with multiplexing set at 1, but loads tapes i...

CraigL by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup Snapshot

I read the Veritas Netbackup Snapshot Client Administrators Guide.  It showed me what to look for as far as setting up Netbackup Snapshots.  I checked my backup jobs in Activity monitor and saw that a Netbackup Snapshot was performed.  However, when ...

7.0.1 Bare Metal Restore procedures

Hi Everyone, I've been looking for procedures for a BMR for NetBackup 7.0.1 for Solaris 10.  I've seen procedures for 7.1, but not sure if the same procedures can be implemented for a 7.0.1.  Grateful if anyone can point me in the right direction on ...

Tony213 by Level 3
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Resolved! Restarting an archive job

  Hi, To restart a job I use command bellow...   RH_Linux> # /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpdbjobs -restart 1599981 restarting 1 job but if this job is an archive DB job, it doesn't work...   RH_Linux> # /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bp...

Backup to Disk and to Tape

I have any enviroment with both Physical and Virtual (VMware) servers I want to backup to both disk and tape. I have no fiber in the enviroment so I don't see FT w/SAN client being an option So I think that leaves me with a SAN media server.  But sin...

Kahlan by Not applicable
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