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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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Netbackup PST query

Hi, Does anyone know that if suppose i have 15 pst created in my D: but only 5 pst are active in outlook ; will netbackup DLO 6.1 MP6 still take all 15 pst backup or just 5 pst????? thanks in advance.....

SLVV by Not applicable
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Advice on deduplicated storage

We are looking to purchase some deduplicated storage and transation from backing up directly to tape to backing up to disk.  We have been working with EMC on a data domain.  This option is very pricy however.   Does anyone know of other alternatives ...

kproehl by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup How do i eject tapes ??

Hi   I have made a Script where i wanna eject some tapes. i am using this command. vmchange -res -multi_eject -w -verbose -rn 0 -rt tld -rh Server -ml OU1699 -sec 1 the -sec 1 part makes it not promt.   This fails with an eject aborted. It seems that...

AndersA by Level 4
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Resolved! Hung Parent Jobs

Hi For a change i have an issue that i need some help on NetBackup 7.0.1 (cant upgrade without major change control) Master is clustered on Windows 2003 R2 x64 Enterprise Multiple Media Servers on same NBU and O/S level. All use Advanced Disk with SL...

Mark_Solutions by Level 6
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Restore from snapshot backup

Hi, Please help me with an article or video to restore Exchange or Active Directory or an Application server from a snapshot backup in Symantec Netbackup.   Regards

wmujawar by Level 4
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EXIT STATUS 185: tar did not find all the files to be restored

We try a full restore from a VM-Client. What we see ist that the VM is created on the vCenter client. After the demolitio, he clears the VM Client. any ideas thanks Tom 16.12.2011 07:23:04 - begin reading 16.12.2011 07:23:20 - Critical bpbrm (pid=30...

Tom_Egger by Level 4
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Mailbox restore fails with invalid error number(2826)

Hi,   When we trying to restore the mailbox database, but i am getting this error. Can please help me on this 12/14/2011 10:35:07 PM - Info tar32(pid=0) done. status: 5          12/14/2011 10:35:07 PM - Info tar32(pid=0) done. status: 185 - tar did ...

Resolved! I am continuously receiving the same error 156

I am continuously receiving the same error 156 when completing certain backups. I don't know what to do to resolve the error. If someone could please help. I am a new user.   12/14/2011 8:53:13 PM - estimated 598094401 Kbytes needed 12/14/2011 8:53:...

Netbackup 7 Unexpected Message Received (43)

I am trying to figure out why my backups all of a sudden started erroring out with "cannot open c:\Program Files\Veritas\Netbackup\online_util\fi_cntl\ 1323806932.0. The backups start processing and I can see the files that it is ...

kenqman by Not applicable
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Database Backup failing with error

I am a netbackup admin, the RMAN database backup is failing with below error Starting backup at 12/15/2011 12:31:18 channel ch1: starting full datafile backup set channel ch1: specifying datafile(s) in backup set input datafile file number=00003 n...

Resolved! Problem with Oracle DB backup on Netbackup. Error

Hi   I'm a new user and have just set up a netbackup environment with a master server, media appliance and 2 puredisk servers. I'm trying my 1st Oracle backup and not having any success I have created a policy with uses our puredisk volume and points...


Dear Team , We are doing poc for backup solution for neetbackup we are having major critical server on vmware and physical as well we soon going to move full fledge on cloud technology for that reason i m llooking for some good docs which talk about ...

Raritan by Level 4
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Resolved! Please help me on this.

How to restart the netbackup service in linux client server. How to  kill the netbackup service force full in  linx client server.    

Resolved! Status code 12 after using a image ALTPATH for policy.

Master = WIN2003 Enterprise w/SP2, NBU 6.5.6 Client = WIN2003, NBU 6.5.6 We were running out of room on the Master's main drive.  I moved the largest image folder to a share to free up space.  ALTPATH was put in place for policy.  First run since the...

Netbackup client triggered scripts wont initiate

Hi Everyone,   I wonder if anyone has come across this before, I've recently setup a new client (virtual machine, server 2008 R2, SQL server 2008 R2) and installed netbackup 6.5.6 (and tested the issue I'm having is that when creating a scri...

Netbackup 7.1 SQl Cluster SAN Backup

Hi, We have 5 SQL Instances (With Their OWN IP/Host Name) running on a Windows Cluster. I have Enterprise Client Licenses for both the Physical Nodes. However, when I am attempting a Backup using the Storage Unit configured on this physical nodes for...

bknkrishnan by Not applicable
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Resolved! Global exclude for files that contain a tilder ~

NBU 6.5.6, WIN2K3 R2 Strandard Hi Forum, Does anyone know how to create a global exclude for files that contain a tilder?  The tilder is always at the front of the filename denoting a temporary file.  Many of my Shadow Copy Component jobs end partial...

-matt- by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU - Import Images after cleanup catalog

Hi all, we have to do a cleanup of our catalog due to a hardware migration tasks. Therefore we cleanup the nbu catalog with the command: bpexpdate -backupid $i -copy 1 -d 0 -force Now we run Phase I of the import and could see in the log that he wi...

MartinVi by Level 6
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Resolved! DeDuplication Database Location

Hello everyone, Netbackup 7.1 - MS Windows I have some existing disk storage on an array that I'd like to use for a media server Deduplication pool - 16, 900GB 10K SAS disks configured in a RAID 6.  I'm about to attach a new server to the disk stora...

AlGon by Level 6
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