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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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Design Backup criteria to DISKA & TAPE

My customer has the Netbackup 7.1 used for backup their UNIX clients nodes. They have Master & Media Servers plus disk-array and TAPE library The backup policy is configured to backup data with 7 days retention period on storage-unit in the disk arra...

Shofa by Level 2
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BATCHSIZE skipped because it's a snapshot backup?

From the dbclient log for a SQL backup: 22:17:50.702 [5820.3324] <16> CDBbackmain::InhibitBatchedOps: USER - Policy GAQ_SQL-gaqodsql01 has been selected to back up SQL Server. Verify that it exists and is in an active state. 22:17:50.702 [5820.3324]...

Tim_Hansen by Level 5
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Clustered client problems

NBU - 7.1 Capacity Master/media server - 2k8R2 client - Server 2008 Enterprise   I have a Windows Failover Cluster setup, with two nodes, CS2a, and CS2b.  I have installed the NBU client on both nodes, following the prescribed method.  When it was fi...

JHeaton by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup for SAP with brtools error

Hello ,   We are facing error when the script script is executed from Netbackup. Below is the logs from stdout file ****************************************************** SAP_SCHEDULED = 1 SAP_USER_INITIATED = 0 SAP_SERVER = mps2...

Restore Oracle to a different Client

Hi all,   I have restore Oracle database to a different client (Window 2008R2), but I have error:   On Master Server: Error bpbrm(pid=4260) bpcd on nbcsatstsvr1 exited with status 59: access to the client was not allowed 7/20/2011 10:03:50 PM - Info ...

khanhb by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU Automated Vaulting issue : 287/288 error code

Hello guys, The problem I am facing here in my environment is that automated vautling does eject the media fine. But if in case, any one of the media is in use and backups are being written to that tape, then vaulting gets failed with either 287 or 2...

Resolved! Retention Settings in NetBackup Vault

Hi guys,   I am a little confused on how I go about using extended retentions on vault backups. I have a policy with 3 schedules  with 2 different retention settings and use vault for duplication to offsite tape. In NetBackup Vault I have create 2 pr...

shafty by Level 4
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Netbackup 7.0.1 - How to assign priority to individual clients

Hi , I would like to know an option for assigning priority to individual critical clients to avoid 196 ('client backup was not attempted as backup window was closed' )message. I t is not possible for me to  increase the backup session window as it is...

Sabarna by Level 4
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Resolved! Sharepoint Status 13 since upgrade to

Master:  SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 (x86-64) Client :  Sharepoint: Windows  2003 SP2 (32-bit) Sharepoint version: 2007 SQL: Windows  2003 SP2 (32-bit) SQL version:  2005   Background : Backup was successful on Monday night (NBU version 7.0.1) ...

Marianne by Moderator
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Unable to assign tape from master server hosted on VM

We have installed Natbackup 7.0 on windows 2008 server which is hosted on VMware (VMachine).Connected FC Tapelibrary to physical server and mapped drive as SCSI drive to VM(ESX4.1 update 1,Hp blade hardware connected to HP tape library MSL2024). Zone...

isat by Level 3
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Netbackup 7.0.1 bmrd very high cpu load

 I use Netbackup 7.0.1 to backup about 180 clients. But the cpu load is very high even i don't backup anything.The problem process is bmrd. top - 10:34:05 up 25 days, 16:12,  5 users,  load average: 7.91, 9.44, 11.90 Tasks: 244 total,   8 running, 2...

Resolved! bplist Error 227

Hi All,   I have used bplist -t 4 -l - R command on database Oracle server (Window 2008R2) but I recived EXIT STATUS 227: no entity was found.   Would you like to help me show image backup of Oracle database    Thanks,

khanhb by Level 4
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Resolved! Unable to change Storage server Details

A weird issue with the storage sevrer configuration I had configured the storage servers for IP address initially using the command... nbdevconfig -creatests -st 9 -stype DataDomain -storage_server -media_server nbmedia and then added the cr...

kasvis by Level 3
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A few questions around VMware backups

A few questions around VMware backups We are running Netbackup Version 7 I’m just trying to get an exact understanding of this, so please bare with me.  A consultancy company configured this setup so it’s all up and running. We have six ESX hosts - V...

Resolved! NDMP Drives detect

I am having some problems adding some physical tape drives to our master server for NDMP backups. I was having some problems with these drives so i wanted to delete them from NBU and then re-add them. When i went to re-add them I found that NBU could...

Jared_Swan by Level 3
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Netbackup output using bperror

Im trying to configure a script to mail out the mentioned report daily on a solaris master server . can i use bperror command to do the below mentioned layout ?   CLIENT NAME                 START_TIME                  END_TIME                       ...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! NetBackup Policy doing strange things

My config - Windows 2003 master and media server, running NBU 6.5.6 My problem - I have a Windows NT policy that performs a backup of 2 folders and sub-folders on a Windows 2003 x64 server. The policy was running daily without any issues, then for so...

Resolved! Downgrade NBU (windows client) 7.1 to 6.5.6

Hello.   I'm trying to downgrade NBU (windows client) 7.1 to 6.5.6 in order to solve a problem with the duplications of the backup of some domain controllers. I've uninstalled the 7.1 version, and installed the 6.5 version (so that it could be upgrad...

vilhena by Level 4
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How to calculate disk space for GRT purposes?

Hello all, I mean, currently I have 100GB Exchange Database  and if I activated GRT backups how much disk space I need. How much disk space Netbackup will consume to provide me keeping this activated? I'd just like to know for a single full backup of...