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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! NetBackup 7 - Backing up Enterprise Vault 9

We have a backup policy which has been working for sometime now (fulls and Incr-Diff), but we are now running a FULL backup of the EV Open Partitions, and it has been running for 5 days. How can I tell if it is truely running and I should just wait? ...

Kwinter by Level 5
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Netbackup Server, Solaris, VCS, zones

I try to install and configure Netbackup 7.1 server for solaris 10 in global zone under VCS 5.1 control.  It worked but if i switch host, NetBackup Agent kills all Netbackup client processes in non-global zones. How can we avoid this?

mcapler by Level 3
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MS SQL database is ignored when doing backup

Hi, my master server and media servers are all NBU 7.1 on Windows 2008 R2 SP1. I have a cluster SQL server (windows 2003, MS SQL 2005, MS cluster). I installed NBU 7.1 client on both physical nodes of the cluster. In MS SQL agent, I connect to virtua...

liuyang by Level 6
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Regarding Flash backup restore

  Hi All,   Recently we perform the Flash backup full Partition restore , originally our Source Partition is having data size around 800 GB of basic disk and our destination is Spanned volume of 1 TB after performing the whole Partition restore we fo...

RohitNayal by Level 5
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Resolved! bpimagelist question - limit by rl options

NB 7.0.1 on unix I am duplicating my old LTO2 tapes to my new LTO5 format. I am using this command to select 'chunks' of tapes, since my equipment is limited, and I can only manage about 200 LTO2 tapes at a time. bpimagelist -media -U -d "11/01/2010 ...

Genericus by Moderator
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Have a doubt

Hi All, This is simple a query, 1) is it possible for one master/media(6.5.6) server(solaris10) to have more than 1 tape library(StorageTek L700) attached to it? 2) if yes, then is it possible to take a downtime for maintenance of one particular libr...

Pinku by Level 5
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Resolved! JOB Failed with status code 58

hi all, backup is not running and failed with status code 58 "bpcd" log is attached.   NBU 7 on windows 2008 R2

mumair109917 by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup BMR for Linux

Hi Everyone, I have a query regarding the RHEL version on BMR boot server for Linux clients. I have a scenario where I have a few Linux machines having Redhat 4.5, 4.7 and 4.9 versions and additionally RedHat 5.2 and 5.6 version machines. Will a BMR ...

shahfar by Level 5
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Synthetics not working

Hi, I have an outstanding case with Symantec but wondered if anybody had come across this issue in NetBackup 7.1 ( for Windows. I have a single client with a 3TB LUN presented.  Behind this drive there are 105 folders which are specified in t...

MikeM11 by Level 4
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Policy consolidation

Hi I am looking for a solution to enable me to reduce the number of policies currently in operation in my NetBackup 7.1 for Windows environment: I need to backup a common folder name that can be presented on different drive letters according to the C...

MikeM11 by Level 4
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Resolved! VxSS Authorization Problem - Bpstulist.exe

Good morning, I am working with a NetBackup server 7.1 in a Windows 2008 Standard machine. I will use a report aplication to monitoring the activity of NetBackup and I will need execute a lot of commands of NetBackup in a external machine. I have ins...

Restauración desde Flashbackup Windows

Recientemente he cambiado la versión de Netbackup a Estoy salvando un cliente Windows2003 con tipo política Flashbackup-Windows, Snapshot Method=VSS, Provider Type=0, Snapshot Atribute=0 y Maximum Snapshots=1. El backup va perfecto sin probl...

Catalog recovery for 2 days which were missed?

My last Catalog was done 2 days ago and my , master server crashed today . how can i recover my latest , catalog. Please let me know the ways . i can recoer my catalog till last 2 days , but how can i recover the 2 days for which catalog was not done...

Anya by Level 3
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vStorage API backups fail with status code 13

vStorage API backup, nbd transfer mode, is failing with error code 13 for the most of the VMs. I get only few successful backups - all on same ESX host. backup speed only max to 1MB/sec so I guess it must be caused by the slowness on the network, and...

Abesama by Level 6
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Resolved! Regarding NDMP Backup Selection

Hi All,   I have one doubt on NDMP Backup selection list. Some one please explian me the use of below paramatires in NDMP Backup selection   SET DIRECT = Y SET HIST = Y Is there any other parameters like aboue and please provide an excat NDMP Cofigur...

Resolved! netbackup client service on windows

When the netbackup client service runs as "local system" and accesses scripts such as bpstart_notify.bat and bpend_notify.bat it doesn't always run the commands due to some permission issues (I'm guessing). For example: C:\Windows\System32\Taskkill.e...