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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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Netbackp server cannot connect to the windows client,status 526

After i have install netbackup windows client 7.0 (windows), i cannot backup the file on client. when i open login window on nbu server , input  client hostname ,administator/password , i cannot login. status code:526 netbackup master server version ...

Resolved! Duplication jobs use one drive only

With reference to , I have a similiar problem. Running NetBackup Enterprise 7.0.1 on Windows Server 2008. Duplication jobs which are part of a SLP, are ...

mholly by Level 2
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NetBackup 7.0.1 Integration with VC Client.

  We are using NetBackup 7.0.1 to backup a vSphere 4.1 environment.  We have a subset of VMs which are not being backed up by vStorage API and won't be , for business reasons I don't want to bore you with. One feature I would really like is the abili...

lucaruz by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup for Sharepoint environment diagrams

Hello All, Someone can explain me how a backup of Netbackup for Sharepoint works? Describing the entire backup process.   For e.g. 1-Master Server connect to Media Server 2-Media Server send a bpcd conection to client 3-Sharepoint Server (that is a n...

Configure Disk Pool greyed out

I have a AIX 5.3 master running 6.5.6 with a Linux 4.8 FT media server also running 6.5.6.  We use NEC HYDRAstor as our backend storage so we are using OST.  For some reason, the master now has "Configure Disk Pool" greyed out in the GUI even though ...

Resolved! NetBackup v7.1.0.1 & SQL 2008 R2 - Cannot restore via GUI

HI All,   I'm unable to browse previously taken backup images for some of my SQL 2008 R2 database instances via the NetBackup SQL Client. After observing the "dbclient" logs I noticed the following message:   "This image is skipped because it contain...

asg2ki by Level 4
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Linux CD's\DVD?

How do you create a Linux Client DVD I have a NetBackup Windows Master & Media server so I can only push Windows clients. The manuals talk about a Linux Client DVD that Linux Clients can install a client locally. I can not find this on the download s...

jmanini by Level 4
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Deduplication for EMC based clone of Exchange

Hi, We have a customer who's running EMC based clone for their exchnage server once a day. Later they B2D this clone using media server based dedup, Dedup ration seems to be very low. Does anyone know if clone is rhe reason for this behavior? Thanks

spitzeran by Not applicable
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Hardware requirement for Netbackup Opscenter 7.1

I have checked the Netbackup opscener 7.1 admin guide and unable to find any recommended infomation on the Hardisk space required for the Opscetner DB size. I can found only minimum hardware requirement for memory and CPU on page 94. Table 2.4.   Ple...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Media server backups are failing with error 42 error.

We are backing up all the media servers in one policy with two selection C: and shadow copy. Suddently Only C: backup of all the media servers started failing with error code 42. Shadow copy backups are successful. media server and master server comm...

KS2 by Level 5
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Duplication logs

Hello!   I'm having problems with the duplication jobs, they fail immediatly after they start with error 190: found no images or media matching the selection criteria. And the DSSU has the same behaviour but fails with error 191: no images were succe...

vilhena by Level 4
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Resolved! Expire Tapes Script

Hi all,   I need a script that expires more than one Tape at a time. Any idea?   The CMD command to expire one tape is:  C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\admincmd\bpexpdate -m XXXXL4 -d 0 xxxx - letters and numbers.     Regards, Marius D.

MariusD by Level 6
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Resolved! Missing image - Can't restore data

Hi all, I have just run the 2 phase import process on 2 tapes which has run sucessfully when launching BAR I can't see the images for the data I have just imported. I have done this many, many times without issue. I'm running NBU 7.1 Master on W2K8 6...

Resolved! Netbackup BMR "Initialize Devices" error

Hello. I have two discovered configurations I already have done a succsessful dissimilar hardware restore for one client using one of the configurations. Now I am trying to do this for another client, but I get an error "There are no discovered confi...

Indjev by Level 4
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Resolved! NB_SQL_DATABASE_EXCLUDE not work

Hello All! NetBackup 7.1 I have 2 policy on sql server. For full backup and log backup. On client have two files: \\vsqlf29\c$\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\DbExt\MsSql\backup_full.bch contains: BATCHSIZE 6 OPERATION BACKUP DATABASE $ALL SQLHOST...

Net backup BMR restoration

Hi , I have netbackup 7.0 on windows server also i have oracle server on windows . I have taking BMR backup  I have below question  1) When i done restore succefully that time need to reconfigured oracle database and database restoration. 2) or once ...

vinods by Level 5
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EMM: CORBA request timed out (3000002)

Hello everybody, Since some days ago we've experienced timeouts problem with EMM. After some hours working well, all commnads that ask EMM doesn't get response, console administration doesn't show media and drives information, etc. Our instalat...

jluis by Level 4
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Hi, my master and media servers are NBU 7.1 on windows 2008 r2 sp1. Most of my clients are on windows 2003/2008 platforms. I'd like to install NBU 7.1 client on these clients and the backup selection will be ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES. My questions are: 1. Doe...

liuyang by Level 6
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