Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Discussion Posts

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
Partner    VIP    Accredited Certified
  • 1 replies
  • 17 kudos

RMAN Duplicate hungs on controlfile restoring..

Hello,oracle 12.1 + NetBackup 7.6 (8.1)Restoring redirectione is allowed on MasterPermission 777 for /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/ $ rmanconnect target sys/pwd@PRODconnect rcvcat rman/pwd@RCATconnect auxiliary /run {SET UNTIL TIME = "TO_DATE('2019-06-03...

Vitalii by Level 3
  • 7 replies
  • 0 kudos

Netbackup 7.7 Master Server Migration

Greetings,     I am using Netbackup 7.7 on a Windows 2008 R2 Server and it is the master server. There are no other mater or media servers. What I would like to do is create a new Server (2012R2 since 7.7 can not be used on Server 2016) and migrate t...


Afternoon VOX, Need some guidance please...2 Sites with 5 Windows Media servers each... using AIR to replicate data.SiteBlue Reps to-> SiteRedServer1 (SiteBlue) replicates to ServerA (SiteRed)SLPName:  SLPServer1Data        SLP is created at Both sit...

Jiman by Level 1
  • 0 replies
  • 0 kudos

Duplication and backup size on tapes

Hello everyone,I have a question about duplication and backup size on tapes:I use LTO6 tapes, When I perform an Incremental backup the tape reaches a full size of 6TB but When I make a FULL backup the tape reaches a full size of 3.5TB.Is there any re...

Amitsar by Level 2
  • 6 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Duplication with user backup

I have the policy with type "user backup" and it is stored in a disk pool, client linux. I would like to have the copy of user backup stored in a disk pool also on a standalone tape drive ( no robot library, there one drive), that is duplication. I t...

Resolved! Backup Selection specific list

Hello everyone,how can I configure a policie to backup a folder but not its contents without using exclusion list ?Is it possible ?Thanks for your replies.

explain how work multi streaming in netbackup

Hi i need to supply our network team an explenasion how netbackup work when setting multi streaming backup i need Official article Which explains scientifically / technically the multi streaing optionthanksmaoz 

Unable to connect to host / Backup selections

Hi guys,I'm facing an issue with the backup selections for MS-Windows type policies that I want to create on NetBackup 7.6.1 and 8.1.Getting message "Unable to connect to host".I have tried many suggested solutions in the forum without success.So I w...

Images missing from a broken appliance

Hi,Recently I lost an appliance (appliance1) for a while, the controller card is broken so meanwhile the part is replaced I using another media servers.Before I lost the appliance I had 300 TB of backlog now I have 200 TB of backlog and when I go to ...

AndresV by VIP
Partner    VIP   
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

API for Netbackup

HI All,we are trying to automated netbackup with API commands. we have few questions on that API available for netbackup.2.if there ,will API vary for version.3.If there plesae let me know the where to get API documents with exmaple.Thanks,...

Jeya by Level 1
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Overwrite option on Netbackup

hellosomeone knows how Netbackup performs the validation of the existing file, when the option of overwrite is selected, it only validates the existence of the file or does the validation of the size. The restore is on a Windows Client.someone knows ...

Rockdrigo by Level 3
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos

nbdeployutil download/install

We have a rather old installation of NetBackup (; updating in progress) and the currently installed version of nbdeployutil does not seem to be working for us. It was recommended to download the latest version of nbdeployutil but, unless I am ...

mfalge by Level 3
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Create Oracle Policy Using Script

Hi,I'm done creating RMAN scripts for L0 and L1 backups. When I'm creating a new policy, there was an option to select backup type:Full BackupDifferential Incremental BackupCumulative Incremental BackupWhat backup type should I select? Considering my...

Resolved! VxUpdate bulk client upgrade on CLI from master

We have hundreds of Netbackup clients to upgrade to 8.1.2 and would like to kick off a bulk job. Manually using the GUI to build a policy and manually picking all the clients will take forever. So I'd like to use this process as explained in the "Com...

Chris_W by Level 4
Partner Accredited
  • 10 replies
  • 0 kudos

tar received an invalid archive when performing restore

Hi, I hope you can help me, I'm having a problem with Veritas 6.5.6 x64, the master server and the media server is the same and runs Windows 10 64bit,Clients run 64bit Windows 2008r2, since they function as storage.When I try to restore LTO3 tapes to...

mmarano by Level 2
  • 9 replies
  • 0 kudos

How to use "silentuninstall.cmd" properly ?

Hi all,With SCCM I deploy NBU on some client PCs, using the "silentclient.cmd", and this works very well.Unfortunately, for some types of clients I have to go back and uninstall NBU ...So I created a new Deployment that should allow me to uninstall t...

Resolved! Why netbackup show images with 5120000 kilobytes ?

Hello Everyone,As many of you know, when you run a report on Image on disks, you have all images that are stored on disks, with additonal informations, like size, policy, policy type and much more.But the problem here, as you can read in the title, i...

Hamza_H by Moderator
  • 2 replies
  • 1 kudos