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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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Resolved! Netbackup - dedicated drives for backup

Hi, I'm new to Netbackup and I need a help. I have a robot library with 6 LTO4 drives. I would like to dedicated 2 of them exclusively  for an application backup. How could I achieve it ? Is it possible to create a Storage Unit which consists of 2 se...

netbackup question

Hi, I am in a dilemma, please help!!! Here is the scenario. We moved our Oracle databases from old unix box (server A) to a newer one (server B). There is netbackup client installed on server A. Our Unix SA is facing some issues in installing NetBack...

Resolved! scheduled backup

hello all I setting a new oracle db schedule job I set time window but does not start,manual start working fine. What is the problem I could not find nbu 7.0.1 oracle 11 regards

catalog backup to a ndmp drive

Hello, I am looking for info how to do a catalog backup in two stages because I know that I can't directly do it to an ndmp drive.. I have netbackup 7.0.1 installed on windows server 2008 and one ndmp tape drive and only this one. I am looking for a ...

Resolved! Netbackup Restores failing after upgrade to

Hello This is my first post on the forum I have a problem restoring files after an upgrade from netbackup 6.5.5. to and upgrading the ost plugin from to After i upgraded the master and media servers i cant restore files anymo...

Resolved! NDMP setup

Hello,   I have a similar problem but with attempting to setup an NDMP host for our Netapp. I get the error Unable to set connection credential for media server (master server) Authorization error, Verify username/password (101). As of yet i have bee...

Resolved! Master Server Tape Library Decommissioning Process

Hi,   In my organization I have below setup.   Data Centre 1-----   Master/Media Server & Tape Library   Data Centre 2--------   Media Server & Tape Library.   Now we are going to decomission the Data Centre 1 Tape Library, in the same ref. I have re...

Rajan_Iyer by Level 4
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Resolved! Policy Schedules

Hi, Not sure if this is a daft question or not or even if it is at all possible but here goes: I have a policy that contains multiple clients which performs an Inc Mon-Thu and a Full on Fri, I have had a request to change the Inc on the Thursday to a...

NetBackup stencils

Dear All   Does anyone have visio stencils for NetBackup (Backup & archiving family will do alot). ???

V4 by Level 6
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Unix platfrom BMR

Hi , For SUSE linux 10 and REDHAT linux 5/6  for both server required 2 boot server as respective ( SUSE/REDHAT) or one REDHAT Linux 5/6 server is ok for that . Pls advice .

vinods by Level 5
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Rman Netbackup backup to tapes

Hi, I am in a very big dilemma. Please help!! We migrated our Oracle database from Server A to Server B. Server A has NetBackup Client (version 6.5) installed and the Rman backups were working and being sent to tape. Server B has some issues...

SQL script creation error of NBU 7.1

Need help regarding the error of SQL backup script creation to NBU agents. Please see screenshot below. We also run as administrator before running NBU Agents for SQL.

Resolved! Upgrade to nb 7.1 on solaris 10 update 1 sparc

We're running nb 6.0mp7 on solaris 10 update 1 sparc and need to upgrade to nb 7.1. Do we need to upgrade our solaris 10 first, in order to install nb 7.1, or is solaris 10 update 1 ok?

bimler by Not applicable
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Exchange 2010 DAG granular restore error

Hi Symantec Community, We are facing a problem with a granular restore of some exchange 2010 mailboxes and messages,   In the job log we can see this error messages:   9/7/2011 6:45:12 PM - Error bpbrm(pid=6980) from client EXCH-NLB001: ERR - unable ...

CJACUNAD by Level 3
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VMware restore requires working DNS?

Environment: Netbackup Enterprise Server 7.0.0+a VMware related hotfix, W2k8 64 Standard                     ESX version 4.1 running stand-alone (no Vsphere) During a recent DR exercise we found that we were getting the error listed in:

D_Flood by Level 6
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Resolved! Disk Backup Restore Question

Hello, 1.  I performed a backup to a Disk (let's call the location:  F:/servers) 2.  I put all of the .img and .info files that were generated into a new directory (let's call the location:  F:/servers/server1_9-8-11) 3.  I want to perform a restore ...

Resolved! vmquery command

I am trying to run commands on my windows master server to see how many scratch tapes their are for a particular robot.  Is there a way to make vmquery do this?  If not does anyone know of a way to get this information?

kproehl by Level 5
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Netbackup KMS (Key Management Service)

Anyone using Netbackup KMS (Key Management Service) to manage tape encrytion?  It seems to be a free add-on.  Just want some feedback on use, configuration and if any issues.   Thanks!