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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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Microsoft Exchange 2003 & 2007

Hello Overthere, Someone should kindly describe in details how I will manually check for the size of my Microsoft Exchange Information Store and Microsoft Exchange Mail Box so that I can estimate the size of my mail, also that I can compare with the ...

Catalog failed - then hijacks all my scratch pool tapes

NBU - 7.1 Capacity Master/media server - W2k8R2   My Catalog job last night failed with a Status 96, no media available.  The bad part, is that it then moved 5 tapes out of the Scratch Pool volume pool into the CatalogBackup pool.  Since these tapes ...

JHeaton by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup windows folder restore to different server

Hi, Anybody can help, I have server from where I have backed up one full d:\ drive only. Now I want to restore this d:\ driver to other server. Is there any specific pre-requsite require to restore to other server. Source server is windows 2003 and d...

backupforsure by Level 5
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Resolved! VMware backup host on Linux Machine??

Dear All, Can it be forseen that in the upcoming versions of Netbackup the "VMware backup host" be on a Linux Machine instead of the current Windows Machine 2003/2008. Thanks in advance for any comments. Kind Regards, Azmath

bpstart_notify and bpend_notify not getting executed

Hello ,   We are doing a offline SAP backup using the script sap_offline_backup. The backups are running fine if the application team stops the SAP application and then the offline scripts bring the DB down and then backup up once the backup has been...

Resolved! How to open Symantec NetBackup 7.0.1 from client PC?

Hi,   I have a NetBackup installation (On a MS Server 2008 R2 Standard) and if I would like to open the NetBackup Adminstration Console 7.0.1, I need to logon to the backup server and open the program through here...   Is there a program that I can i...

Resolved! NBU 7.0.1 - DiskStaging write on two tape volumes

Hi all, i have configure disk staging on our NBU 7.0.1 server. I have create a new storage unit group with 3 storage unit in it. For all 3 storage units are configured as follow: I have add the Storage Group the specifc policy as follow:  The polic...

Daily Tape changes

I have been asked to organize the backups for our unit to match other offices. In order to to this we have to start changing tapes manually. I can figure out how to desiginate tapes to only be written to on certain days by assigning them to policies ...

Windows 7 User Profiles - Missing Folders

It appears Netbackup is not backing up all of the folders in 64bit Windows 7 systems profiles but it use to. The Netbackup enterprise servers are 7.1 and the clients are either 6.5.6 or 7.1. The “Users” folder is a backup selection but the “My Docume...

XJ37 by Level 3
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Resolved! Status 2001 on new media server

NBU - 7.1 Capacity Master Server - 2008R2 Media Server - 2008R2   Installed a new media server, in a remote office.  It is visible in my Master Server's NBU Admin Console.  I'm able to inventory the robot, found all the tapes, correctly named them, e...

JHeaton by Level 6
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DB2 backup issue .......

Master = 7.1 Solaris x86 Client = Linux 64 bit 7.1 Attempting to get DB2 backups running...... getting the following error ::---> SQL2062N An error occurred while accessing media "/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbdb2.so64". Reason code: "513". I see ...

Finding a customer's data

I have a customer who's NBU policy backups up to a DSU where it waits until a relocation vault job writes it to tape and it is then vaulted offsite.  How can I verify for them that an image which has been written to tape an is now offsite?

Resolved! Duplication is falining with 191(Broken pipe)

Hello All,   I have a solaris 10 media server with the NBU Version 6.5.6 having the Disk storage unit.. and the ACS tape drives.. initically we take the backup to the disk then do the duplication to the ACS tapes... I have been getting the duplica...

RamNagalla by Moderator
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liveupdate ends status 0 but doesn't upgrade

hi, my master and media servers are all windows running NB 7.1.  i'm trying to update windows 2003 x86 servers with 7.0.1 installed to NB 7.1 but they are not upgrading although the job ends with status 0.  can anyone advise on what i can look for?  ...

X_S by Level 4
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Resolved! Solaris 10u9. Unable to connect new client: Status 24/25

Hi all. We have a long standing netbackup 6.5 solution which has been working for years. I have replaced a server and need to connect the new server to netbackup. I did an FTP Install of the client from the server, just the same as I always do. Netb...