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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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update_client scripting 8.1.2 -force option!

running update_clients, found a few issues : 1 - the script does NOT check for tmp space - if you do not have 4G space available in /tmp on the clients the install can fail - and leave the client messed up - I had to uninstall packages and delete the...

Genericus by Moderator
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Netbackup & VMware snapshot

Hi all, A virtual machine has many VMware snapshots: snapshot1/snapshot2/snapshot3. Guest OS Linux. There is a feature. One of the snapshots is larger than 500 GB. Need to back up this machine. Will backup / restore be successful? What experience is ...

NB 8.1.1 - Upgrade WIndows Client 2K12 to 2K16 - Best practice

hello, currently we are migrating our windows clients. We migrate our servers Windows 2008 and 20012 to Windows 2016. In the past, we made a migration to windows 2016 and I know we had problems with the token. We had to do a reissu token. Is there a ...

Resolved! Cloning Windows client with NB 8.1.1 - Best practice

Hi !Our environment: Master: AIX with NB 8.1.1Media: Windows/Linux with NB 8.1.1Our Windows guys, want to clone some Windows system in few week.  Actually, they tried to clone one Windows server.  The server is working fine but we have some problem w...

Restore SQL availability group database to different server

Hi all,We need to restore a table from one SQL AG database and since this is not supported I would like to know if it's possible to restore the database with different name and then restore the table from itIs it supported to restore SQL Availability...

POGY by Level 4
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Resolved! Can you define mulitple "DB_SCRIPT_PATH =" values?

This doc: describes registering the oracle script location. It SEEMS to indicate that you can set multiple paths: Use nbsetconfig to enter values for an authorized location. The cli...

Genericus by Moderator
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Resolved! 4201 Hyper-V: Stop On Error

please help me about this error4201Hyper-V: Stop On Error19 juin 2019 18:03:04 - Critical bpbrm (pid=12812) from client MPX-VM-CSWPRD01: FTL - vfm_freeze_commit: method: Hyper-V_v2, type: FIM, function: Hyper-V_v2_gentree19 juin 2019 18:03:04 - Criti...

netbackup cross host communication

Hi Experts, Could you share with me any doc/process flow kinda thing which explains, how nbu makes outbound calls using vnetd & PBX ???example , all i know bpcompatd making outbound call to media server bpcd ,, now what happens in this operation "out...

techiie by Level 3
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Replace tape drive hardware

Hi dear all,Scalar i6000 library presented to more than 30 media servers and has 40 drives. one drive has issue and should be replaced with new drive. I need to replace it without any downtime or service affect. restart netbackup services is mentione...

Backup file on Windows failover cluster

Hi community,We have recently deployed Netbackup agent on 2 Windows cluster (Windows 2012 R2 and Windows 2016). All works fine but I've noticed that : after failover node, next backup is a full like backup.Policies configuration : Use Accelerator, En...

AntBar by Level 5
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shadow copy component errors in command reports

Hi All,Is there any command to list output of shadow copy component errors that can be viewed from " job details of ALL " using command prompt/CLISH/Shell.Well, i am trying to check if there any command that does that instead of checking via GUI. Att...

RaviNS by Level 3
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bpdbjobs doesn't show the date and time in right format

none of the field below shows the date and time in correct format. Could someone please help me understand how to print the report with standard timestamp?C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin>bpdbjobs -report -most_columns56,17,3,1,,,,,1563493688,0...

Resolved! linux netbackup upgrade from 7.7.2 to 8.1.2

Hello,I am planning to upgrade my Linux based netbackup master/media to 8.1.2 Its current version is 7.7.2 , My question is can i upgrade to directly from 7.7.2 to 8.1.2 or i have to first upgrade it to 8.0 and then 8.1.2? Thanks

lovy1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Moving NetBackup Installation path from C drive to D drive

Hello Experts,We have a Windows master server (Netbackup 8.1) where in it has C, D & F drive. Netbackup is installed on C drive and MSDP configured on F drive. We are using this server as Replication target server. Since the number of clients got inc...