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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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DLO Tape Out for longer retention period

We are evaluating DLO for a large multi-site deployment. We have a long retention period (18 months) for desktop/laptop backups, and are concerned about the sizing of the storage which is required. An idea we are thinking of is to perform a backup of...

Questions on OST Diskpool High and Low watermark properties

Hi, As per description of High watermark @ 1.     When an individual volume in the disk pool reaches the High water mark, NetBackup considers the volume full. NetBackupchooses ...

Netbackup start-up issue

  HI everyone , can you please let me know what went wrong with my netbackup from the logs....I am unable to start the netbackup and get the java console... thought there was a problem with file system coz  I have mounted /usr on separate file system...

Resolved! what is media sharing and media multiplexing

Hi, Anyone can explain what is media sharing and media multiplexing with examples, can't understand clearly through admin guide. Aslo explain features, advantages and disadvantages...   Regards, Siva    

Resolved! How to enable duplication jobs running on single tape drive

Hi Everyone, My duplication jobs run one single tape drive each. So each job keeps one tape drive busy till it gets completed. Is it possible that I make multiple duplication jobs running on single tape drive. master server - solaris10, NBU - 6.5.6 m...

Pinku by Level 5
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Resolved! LiveUpdate for NetBackup

Anyone succeeded to implement the LiveUpdate feature for NetBackup Clients? I have followed the “Symantec NetBackup LiveUpdate Guide” Release 7.1 and found some discrepancies, but overall the install procedure reports success, as well as the creation...

Full backup is failing with 90

Team  we are recently facing the issue few of the windows clients full backup schdules failing with 90 error code  can you please advise me to proceed with what steps need to be take care of that ? Master server version is  client version is ...

Installing windows san media server

I've already installed a linux san media server. It's already working. Today I tried to install a windows san media server. The installation itself ran ok. I installed as a media server (selected media server option on setup screen) and on license sc...

ldias by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU 7.1 Logging Directory for BPTM and BPBRM Windows 2008R2

I recently upgraded our NetBackup 7.0 Deduplication media server to 7.1.  Before upgrading to 7.5, I wanted to look to see if there was a solution to the problem I currently have.  I want to change the directory where the BPTM and BPBRM log directori...

AlanTLR by Level 5
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Resolved! Globally Clustered Replicated Master Server

Hi All, In the following scenario, Netbackup Master 7.1 is on SFW HA 5.1 SP1, single node in each DC, both being gblobally clustered. All the clients in both the DCs are being managed by only one master server which is the part of GCO. My question he...

krish06 by Level 3
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Resolved! creer une policy pour plusieurs serveurs

Bonjour,   Je dois faire une sauvegarde spécifique identique d'un répertoire sur 7 serveurs. Je voudrais savoir s'il est possible d'avoir une seule policy de sauvegarde de ces 7 serveurs lancée en une seule fois ?   merci

yasoto by Level 4
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Resolved! Deduplication rate

    hello guys,   what would you say is the compression rate of using deduplication.  (e.g 50% or what)   My backups to a VTL is about 10TB, if i buy 20TB license for deduplication and a disk storage device, what would the total backup look like if i...

Chukwuemeka by Level 6
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Resolved! Single FIle restore from a Linux VM

Hi We have a Netbackup 7.1 infrastukture. We have to Backup from now on vm's For that we installes some ESX Hosts (WIndows 2008) with Netbackup Media 7.1 installed (they have some drives from the VTL) the Backup works fine. Now i have 2 Question for...

stivi65 by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup Linux Redhat 5.7 EEB ET2669736

Hello all.   I am trying to install this new EEB to my MSDP media servers, but i keep getting segmentation fault when i invoke the eeb install script. Anybody else seen this?? ...

AndersA by Level 4
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Error 6

After ugrade netBackup to 7.5 i recieve many error. Example:   23.03.2012 10:09:30 - Info bpbrm(pid=10028) accepted connection from client          23.03.2012 10:09:30 - Info bpbkar32(pid=4728) Backup started            23.03.2012 10:09:30...

Resolved! Pushing netbackup Client on windows.

Hello All, what would be the best option for upgrade of all netbackup clients from 6.5 or 6.0 to 7.1 in the windows environment more than 3000 server. Can we push client from another client if they are on same domain.   Unix Master has this capabil...