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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 Level 6
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Catalog backup [best practice]

Hi everyone, I need your help to find out if our policy configured correctly for catalog backup and what is the best practise (where to backup, how many copies to have and etc..) In our environment catalog backup is running to basic disk and at the s...

Amaan by Level 6
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Backup job is failing with error 24

Hi, Backup job is failing since long time. Not able to find the root cause of the issue. Need your help: Master server: NBU ver 7.0.1/ OS Windows 2008 R2 Media server: NBU ver 7.0.1/ OS Windows 2003 Client: NBU ver 7.0.1/ OS Windows 2003. Policy deta...

Amaan by Level 6
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netapp backup is failing with error 84 and showing message "FREEZING media id XXXXX, too many data blocks written, check tape/driver block size configuration"

One netapp volume(NDMP) backup is failng with error 84 and in details logs it is showing the message " FREEZING media id XXXXX, too many data blocks written, check tape/driver block size configuration" we are using netbackup (OS-Solaris10).

Netbackup tape usage reports

  Community members,   I have a question regarding a report that I am trying to generate.  What I am looking for is a way to report  average monthly tape usage per media server.  We are using OpsCenter and the closest report I can find is the "Media ...

Resolved! NetBackup Status Code 74

I get this error running 1/26/2012 9:39:21 AM - connected; connect time: 00:00:01 1/26/2012 9:44:22 AM - Error bpbrm(pid=3952) from client dalfilesvr01: ERR - bpstart_notify timed out     1/26/2012 9:44:22 AM - Error bpbrm(pid=3952) could not send ...

NetBackup 7.1 robot daemon goes down AIX 7.1 ovpass

This seems to be an issue with the ovpass driver.  Backup, restores, and tape labeling work but get delayed quite often when an I/O error happens with the ovpass driver, the robot deamon goes down, and then after a few minutes retries and works.  The...

Resolved! Failed SLP and associated tape

Master server NBU ver: 7.0.1 os: Win 2008 R2 Media server: 7.0.1 OS: win 2003 Storage: Quantum dxi4520 and tape library. Backup jobs are running to Quantum DXi4520 (OST) and will be duplicated to tape. We are using SLP for this. Full image size is ap...

Amaan by Level 6
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Resolved! question about cleaning tapes NBU 7.0.1

Hi, I have NBU 7.0.1 on linux. I put a new cleaning tape in the robot today and ejected the old tape. I was wondering if there are any further tasks that need to be done on the server to clean up the database? It looks like several old cleaning tape ...

Mike_3G by Level 3
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Backup using Desktop Laptop Option (DLO) fails

hi all,   Backup using Desktop Laptop Option (DLO) fails with the error "Network user data folder storage limit has been reached" i have configured limit for network user data folder so i no that is the issue but i just want  to know that is there an...

mumair109917 by Level 6
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Resolved! sql on linux

i need to take an online backup of an sql database on Linux platform. how can this be achieved using Netbackup 7. please its very urgent.

ayodeji by Level 6
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Error code 114

I am having an issue with an error code 114 that says it is an unimplemented error code, can anyone give me an idea as to what this error means?  The problem is that when our backups run for one specific policy this error comes up on most of the atte...

statistiques netbackup

Bonjour tout le monde, je viens vers vous aujourd'hui afin d'obtenir un coup de main (ou une piste) au niveau des statisiques.   J'aimerai pouvoir lister le nombre de sauvegardes quotiennes, ainsi que leur tailles, l'heure d'exécution, etc.   Nous de...

Resolved! Restore granular active directory netbackup 7.1

Hello I'm trying to backup my Active Directory with Enable granular restore. I've installed NFS on the media server and client, the netbackup client service with domain user administrator. The policy backup selection are: system state, Shadow copy co...


I am using NetBackup Enterprise I tried to backup network drives. I specified the target with UNC. I could not complete the backup with error 13. The client's event viewer showed that bpbkar32 crashed. I installed NetBackup Client 6.0 instea...

NetBackup AIR between Site A MSDP(Media server) to Site B MSDP (Master)

We will be having two NBU master servers PR: NBU 7.1    Master Server OS: SUN Sparc NBU 7.1Media Server (MSDP) OS: Windows 2003 R2 x64 DR NBU 7.1 Master server MSDP OS: Windows 2003 R2 x64   For AIR i presume, Source and target domain must be same (i...

V4 by Level 6
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regular expressions in "bprestore -f"?

Is the use of regular expressions (even simple ones) allowed in the -f file for bprestore?  I can't find anywhere it says it is, but I can't find anywhere that says it isn't either. I just submitted a bprestore with 4000 files names in the "-f" file,...

sclind by Level 6
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Resolved! Limits

Hello,   We are trying to decode the job limit for storage unit groups and suspect that it's a simple linear relationship   # Media servers * # of concurrent drives * # tape drive types   For our case this is 14 * 2 * 3 = 84   But, we are not sure.

Resolved! Forcing a Policy Change? Can this be done?

I've made a change to one of my NetBackup backup polices.....Is there a way to force the clients to see the new change? Or must I wait for the NetBackup heartbeat or recycle the services?   Thanks

jmanini by Level 4
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