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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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Ignoring Stub Files

Can we filter our Backup Policy based on file size. Regardless of whether or not it is a stub file. Can we backup files ONLY greater than 8k? or by file creation date. Currently we have a process that we purchased (Rainfinity from EMC)  that takes im...

Resolved! SSO media servers on clustered configuration

Dear Experts, I have some confusion regarding SSO. I need to accomplish following. Please suggest. 1. 7 clustered hosts(14 physical hosts). All are SQL databases with MSCS cluster. All connected over SAN. All need to be SSO media servers so that they...

Resolved! NetBackup and HP VLS 9200 with dedupe

Hello All! I have NetBackup on Win 2003 R2 SP2 x64 and HP VLS 9200 with installed accelerated dedupe license. On VLS i create robot and some drive LTO4, later i create lto cart (100*25Gb). After configure NetBackup. Later create policy MS SQL...

Resolved! none of the files in the file list exist(71) - Need help

Hi  Friends, Recently I have upgraded the  Client version  5.1 MP4 to 6.5.6 , After  upgrading the client version I am getting the following error. Error Code: none of the files in the file list exist(71)  It used to work  with 5.1 MP4 . Backup Selec...

Babul by Level 3
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Start Windows/NDMP policy from Linux/Unix client

Hello,   May be stupid question. I have master server on Windows. I have Oracle linux server as client and also NDMP NAS is client. I need call bpbackup from Oracle Linux server and on Master server I need start NDMP policy. Because NDMP policy has n...

PetrHan by Level 4
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Flash Backup with DFS

Hi All, I have one scenerio and need help- I have many file server with good amount of data with small files. Some of the server have DFS enabled. I am using netbackup 7.1 on all media servers , Clients and master server. My question is can i use Fla...

Anwar_Azad by Level 3
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Resolved! Master and Media server connectivity issue

Hi All, I am facing one issue with my current netbackup environment- Breef intro to the infrastructure - 1.  we have multiple sites with satalite connectivity. 2. Each site has its local media servers but master server is common. Issue is - Backups r...

Anwar_Azad by Level 3
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Resolved! Log Files on the Master

Master = WIN2003 ENT. w/SP2, NBU 6.5.6 Three questions: 1. In the Netbackup\logs directory I am seeing a large amount of log files being written.  If turned on were these logs not to be directed to a specific logfile directory and not write to the ro...

Resolved! Status Code 26 (Netbackup 7.1\Exchange 2010 Policy)

I am receiving the above error on our Exchange 2010 policy. This policy has been running under its current configuration for the last two or three months. Right now the Database source is set to "Active copy only", the Preffered server list includes ...

dwilson by Level 4
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Code 303 When Vaulting

Master = WIn03 ENT w/SP2, NBU 6.5.6   11/7/2011 12:39:23 PM - requesting resource 11/7/2011 12:39:23 PM - requesting resource 11/7/2011 12:39:23 PM - granted...

SIZE_DATA_BUFFERS in Windows 2008

I know, I know.... not another tuning thread. Environment: Master: RHEL 5 running NBU 7.1 Media #1: RHEL 5 running NBU 7.1 Media #2: RHEL 5 running NBU 7.1 I'm setting up a windows media server to function as my VMWare backup host. I've setup the med...

Resolved! Offsite Tape Rotation

Hi all, I'm after some adive with regards the above. Currently I maintain a fairly robust spreadsheet where I record all completed policies against the tape barcode & our offsite storage company's barcode. I also make a note of all tapes which have e...

Resolved! 7.1 - Override Policy Volume Pool greyed out - back again?

Running the Netbackup Admin Console on Windows 7 32bit Corporate. Logged on as a user of the local admin group. Creating or editing any policies schedules, the override policy volume pool check box is greyed out. This I am aware was an issue in the 6...

Anonymous by Not applicable
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Resolved! Not detecting the tape media correctly after chaging the library

Hi All, We are running on NBU 6.5 on windows with 1 master and 2 media servers. Recently we introduced a new library and decommissioned the old one, while we are trying to restore from old tapes it doesn't do it. The media id in the database is 5623L...

sksujeet by Level 6
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Resolved! Frequency backups not starting after failure

Master: Clients: Have SQL backups with following schedules: Full: Once a Week - Windows sat 23 - sun 23 Diff: Once a day - Windows weekdays 22 - 04 Log: Once an hour - Windows weekdays 06 - 19 If for some reason the logfilebackup ...

MatsHolm by Level 4
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Exclude list is not working with ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES

Hello,      Client Version: NBU 6.0      Client OS: Win2k      Master Verion: NBU 6.5.4        Master OS: Solaris 9      I've a policy with backup selection set to ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES and allow multiple data streams. I've added a exclude list to F:\. Ho...

Brais by Level 4
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