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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! bpmedia command

Hi, While running command bpmedia command to unfreeze the nedia geting the below given message.Please suggest. bpmedia -unfreeze -m <media id> requested media id is not assigned to this host in the EMM database

Inder by Level 4
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Resolved! backup failed with status code 84

Hi,   Couple of backup failed with status code 84. I have found that all of them run on same drive and media freezed after that. Is it due to drive related issue or the problem with the media?

Inder by Level 4
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Staggered Scheduling

I have read that it is a good practice to "stagger" the scheduling of jobs so that netbackup can allocate and manage memory and resources more effeciently. Currently I have all of my policies set to start at the same time, they then backup in order o...

Resolved! Status 607 on Synthetic Backup

Good Morning, I have problems with synthetic backups. i made a normal full backup, but omits several files ".Xls", after, active the synthetic backup, make the copy but show me the error 607.  Is there any way we can make a synthetic backup with omis...

Resolved! Open file backups, VSS snapshots and bpstart_notify scripts

Hi all, This query is mainly for Windows, but may possibly apply to *nix platforms. If a drive (say drive E:\), is to be VSS snapshotted and backed up, is this snapshot created BEFORE OR AFTER the bpstart_notify.bat script is run? This is impo...

RLeon by Moderator
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Resolved! Can't eject tapes from NBU console

  Hi guys   I'm trying to eject a tape from the NBU console but, doesn't work. I have to use the eject command to complete this operation.   I'd like to get your opinion about the problem, why is posible by command but not for NBU console.   This opt...

aduran by Level 3
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VM Restore

Do we need a VM machine if we wanted to restore vm image. can some one share VM restore complete procedure please.

VMware Intelligent Query builder is not returning results.

I have a Unix master and was trying to build a query for my off host backups, but when I do, the test query comes back blank.   I fsaw the following article:   and thought the ...

Resolved! Upgrade Netbackup 7.1 to 7.5, Step 6 in "Guided Method"?

Text from Guide: 6 The following command must be run on the master server for multiple clients, simultaneously. To perform phase 2 migration, make sure that you run the command for each client: ■ On UNIX systems: /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/cat_impo...

Resolved! Need 6.5GA clients to install on old AIX and Redhat

Does anyone know how I can get a copy of the NetBackup 6.5GA clients? We have some old AIX 5.2 and Linux Redhat v.3 that we need to install the clients on. We upgraded our master and media servers to 7.x about 3 months ago. According to the online do...

Unable to see backup/restore option in the Netbackup Admin GUI.

All, I am logged in as nbadmin to the netbackup admin console gui and i am unable to see the backup/restore option. Following is my  /usr/openv/java/auth.conf where nbadmin has all the rights. root ADMIN=ALL JBP=ALL * ADMIN=JBP JBP=ENDUSER+BU+ARC n...

nairaj by Level 3
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Resolved! Vault Containers coming back - not deleted

A vault question for the experts :) I have configured Vault using Containers, and I seem to have a strange issue here. After 2 containers were returned and injected into the library, the containers are still showing up on the Vault Picking list wi...

Error 40 on my media server

Hey everyone I just recently started getting error 40 on my Media servers.  The exact error is below. Error bpbrm(pid=2572) could not write FILE ADDED message to stderr network connection broken(40) The error seems to happen at around 2 hours of the ...

kproehl by Level 5
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Resolved! I can´t delete some job

Hey guys I am having a problem with the master server NBU 6.5, specifically in the activity monitor. Somejob not canceled nor the activity I can remove the monitor and instead remain in status (waiting for retry) That I can do to eliminate these ...

aduran by Level 3
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Resolved! Exclude list not honred

Hello All, I have the following exclude list set and its not being honred: exclude = C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\*.lock exclude = C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\bprd.d\*.lock exclude = C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\bpsch...

rrosario by Level 4
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Resolved! After upgrading to 7.1 media hosts becomes offline

Hi, We have 1 master and 3 media server in our setup.We have upgraded netbackup from 6.5.6 to 7.1. Before upgrading media hosts were deactivated. After upgrading netbackup single media hosts unable to activate. While doing activation its become OFFLI...

Resolved! not able to take backup due to firwall issue

Master server: Sun solaris media server: sun solaris Clients: Windows I am not able to take backup of a windows client as firewall is ON on windows server. I am not able to connect to client from master server host properties.Also not able to telnet ...

Inder by Level 4
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