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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Inter-site Bare Metal Restore

Hello all, I would like to think that I've sifted through the pages of this rich forum enough to say that I haven't found what I've been looking for, but feel free to punch me in the face with a link that I might've missed :) Problem: customer wants ...

Chronos by Level 4
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Resolved! Client backup failed with code 13

windows2008 Client 6.5.5  client backup failed with code 13( relates to  FlashBackup) and happens alternate days.Once restart the backup gets successful. Error from bpfis is : :46.590 [5072.4008] <2> fis_delete_id: removing C:\Program Files\Veritas\...

Iype by Level 4
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Need detailed image info before restoring any data

Good afternoon,   I am in the process of restoring multiple images from quite a while ago. I have the tapes onsite but need to inform the storage guys as to how much space I will need for each image. Would be nice to do this before the tapes are retu...

User Initiated Backup Priorities in Netbackup 7.1

Is there anyway to overide the fact that a user initiated backup goes to the end of the line. No matter how we set prioroty it still gets queued. I understand that the pecking order has these last but was wondering if there way any way to chnage that...

jmanini by Level 4
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Resolved! I'm getting Duplicate Backups

I'm configuring a new Netbackup 7.1 Windows Environent. I'm noticing that If I have a start window before 12 midnight (10 pm) and that the start window goes into the next day  (8am) that I'm get another backup that starts at 12am so I end up with 2 b...

jmanini by Level 4
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Backups to DataDomain fail with exit status 2074

Hi all, Using NBU6.5.6 I've got backups running to a DataDomain using OST.  All works well.  However, when I create and enable an OST ifgroup on the DDR my backups will work for a few more minutes before the volume is marked as down and all subsequen...

Frank_2 by Not applicable
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Dear friends, I am using symantec veritas netbackup 6.5 ,i  have a media pool containing 3 media. i want my backup to run using specific media. how can i do it??

Resolved! Supersede Backup Jobs

I have two polices going to the same server and I do not want job B to start  until Job A is finished, is there a way to supersede a job like in Backup Exec?

PD001 by Level 5
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Resolved! How many Licenses I need?

   There are two sites. One site  1 nbumaster server,1 media server. The other site  1 nbumster cluster (2 nodes). How many Enterprise netbackup server licenses I need?

Resolved! NetBackup vStorage API Backup & Restore Process Flow

Hi All, I'm looking for the NetBackup process flow diagram (not generic) for VMware backup & restore (vStorage API). Can anyone share the diagram.   Best Regards, Rizwan

rizwan84tx by Level 6
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Resolved! How to restore clients which cannot see master server

Hi, we are setting up a new NetBackup 7.1 master server on Windows 2008 R2 SP1. We have a few clients in a separate network in which there is a media server. The media server has two network links: one to the clients, the other to the network where m...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! How to delete client from nbemm

small question:   How to delete a client with help of command nbemm with nbu 7.1 ?   I use nbemmcmd -deletehost -machinename xyz -machinetype client i think i am missing deletehost option .. would that be my master server name ??

Resolved! Trouble restoring SQL Database 1.5 TB

Hello, folks! I'm having a hard time restoring a SQL Database. It's size is about 1.5 TB. The backup was made using an agent script on the client side. Here's the script configuration for the backups: OPERATION BACKUP DATABASE "ECM_DCTM" SQLHOST "e...

How to do the First Backup on Remote Servers

We use NBU7 and use a MSDP pool. Our Media Server "B" is in a centeral location and is connected to another remote Master Media Server "A". There are remote servers that we have installed. We took a copy of the data from the servers and put them on a...

mr2ns by Level 3
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SQL Backups & Shared memory DBClient log entries

All, I have an issue with SQL backups & probably restores as well.  The behavior is as follows, parent job kicks off,  there is almost a four(4) minute delay before the first child job kicks off, the child job completes, then the same behavior with t...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.5 Image Duplications

We currently run monthly duplications on all our systems and use the Java client in Windows to find the images in the Catalog we need to duplicate off. Then we just right click in the Catalog window and duplicate them. I am trying to find a way to do...

bkptech by Level 3
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