Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Discussion Posts

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 Level 6
Partner    VIP    Accredited Certified
  • 1 replies
  • 18 kudos

Resolved! backups not picking the tape after changing the drive

Hi All, Need some help here: OS -windows 2003 Media and Master 6.5.5   We have recently changed the faulty drive and reconfigured using "configuration storage device". The backups or duplicates only runs on the Drive4,when we put the drive 4 down to ...

sksujeet by Level 6
Partner Accredited Certified
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Change NBU master from W2K3 x86 to W2K8 R2 x64

Hi I need a documentation to make new NBU master server. My master server is windows 2003 standard R2 32 bits and the new Master server will be windows 2008 R2 64 bits, and I need preserver the name of the server. Can anybody send me links with infor...

Resolved! Looking for Documentation for Windows 7.x client

All, I've found in both the UNIX and Windows installation about the consolidation of the UNIX package to install all the add-ons and agents.  I can't find this same thing about the Windows client.  Was this done in a previous version for WIndows?  We...

js88699 by Level 5
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! How to perform the restore from replicated image ( AIR )

hi all, i am looking for a solution \ step by step process to perform the restore from the replicated image. For ex: I have backed up server1 on NBUDM1 MSDP then replicated image using AIR to NBUDM2 MSDP. If my NBUDM1 MSDP is down how to recoved the ...

Configuring Multiple ACS robots in Windows

I have a new Windows 2008 NetBackup Media Servers to configure with two SL8500 robots, one in each datacentre.  The two SL8500 silos are controlled by the same instance of LibraryStation. The server has a number of drives zoned to it from eac...

Resolved! shared storage netbackup

Dear,   i want to use a shared storage on netbackup media server, are that help to reduce the mount of tape drives that used in backup? and if i have host A and host B and use shared storage option, are host A still media server for itself and host B...

muhanad_daher by Level 6
Partner Accredited Certified
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! LibAttach version query for NetBackup

I am setting up a pair of new Windows Media servers using drives in a StorageTek SL8500.  Unlike our Solaris Media Server, to allow the Windows servers to talk to ACS / LibraryStation I need to install software. I looked through the NetBackup 7.x Har...

NetBackup Upgrade on a HACMP Clusetred Master

Hi all, We want to upgrade NetBackup 6.5.5 to on a clustered Master under AIX 5.3 (HACMP 5.4). Here is the used methodlogy : • Freeze Cluster • Upgrade active node in 7.1  Upgrade passive node in 7.1 • Client and options installation on pa...

Resolved! status 13

Hi, my master server and media servers are all NBU 7.1 on Windows 2008 R2 SP1. We have some old clients which are backed up by an old NBU 6.5.3 master server (windows 2003, NBU One of these client is a SharePoint server (SharePoint 2007, Wi...

liuyang by Level 6
Partner Accredited
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! vmquery Not showing some fields

I'm running this command on my master /usr/openv/volmgr/bin/vmquery -pn Mypool -bx   but I'm not getting all fields that I can see in NetBackup GUI.  killobytes fieldis missing from the command output. can someone please help me how to see killoby...

SARA_8 by Level 4
  • 11 replies
  • 0 kudos

Backup 1000 Clients

I want to backup 1000 clients that use OS Window ans Linux. So, I want to know about NetBackup. 1. NetBackup can use for this solution or not? 2. what license i need to purchase for this solution? 3. NetBackup can automatic backup when user modify th...

Vecente by Level 4
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Question about restoring GRT enabled VMware backups in NetBackup

Hello, in Backup Exec when I restore a single file of a GRT backup from a tape drive or a deduplication folder, I need enough free space on the Media Server to stage the whole virtual disk. Do you know if NetBackup has the same requirement? T...

ddm2 by Level 5
Partner Accredited Certified
  • 2 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Oracle in Solaris 10 zones - how to backup ?

Hello,   we have been using NBU 7.0 for cold backup (with storage checkpoints) for Oracle 10 running in Solaris 10 zones. The client is installed in global zone and all tasks are run from global zone. Now we would like to use Oracle online backup usi...

przemol by Level 4
  • 16 replies
  • 1 kudos

Resolved! Retention date does not match expiration?

Has anyone ever seen where the retention on an SLP is not the same as what the expiration shows on the completed job?  I know this sounds crazy but on 2-18-12 i added a synthetic job to an existing policy.  I chose one of my standard 2month retention...

Appliance 5220 tape out

recently my customer purchased a appliance 5220 with 40TB ( MSDP) configured as FT media server / Media server . I have configured a SLP to backup data from a san client to the Disk pool and duplicating to a LTO5 library drives connect direct to the ...

demo4119 by Level 6
Partner Accredited Certified
  • 11 replies
  • 0 kudos

VMware Snapshot - Flashbackup-Windows Transport Mode Wrong

Hello All I have been configuring my backup policies to use Flashbackup-windows to undertake snapshot backups of some VMs. My backup server has SAN connectivity and are presented all VM/SAN LUNs where the VM reside.  However, although i have set the ...

FujSOL by Level 4
  • 6 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! DSSU SLP duplications queue following NBU7.5 upgrade

Platform Win2K8-R2. Following upgrade of NBU7.1.0.3 to 7.5 all SLP duplications to both DSSU and tape fail to execute. Running nbstlutil stlilist -U -image_incomplete shows: lifecycle <SLP NAME> is IN_PROCESS Copy to <DSSU NAME> of type DUPLICATE is...

LostinSF by Level 3
  • 25 replies
  • 0 kudos