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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Trouble seeing HP MSL library

I've added a new media server, which has an HP MSL2024 library connected.  The driver is the HP driver within the host.  Shows up in Device Manager as Hewlett Packard MSL G3 Series library (x64 based)   When I run the Device Configuration Wizard, it ...

JHeaton by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup VMware Vstorage backup - Licensing

I just want to be clear on this, so please can someone verify this for me.  Even after reading this article and a few others I’m still unsure. We have one Windows VMware backup...

AlGon by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU not seeing Client OS

I have a problem. I have a cluster that was being backed up fine. Then the inactive node started failing wiith a 58 error. I tried to connect to it via host properties and couldn't connect. It was requested that I uninstall and reinstall our client s...

liveupdate 7.1 files

i downloaded the three NetBackup_7.1_LU.tar.gz files but when i combine then decompress them, i don't see zip files beginning with nblu as the liveupdate guide says.  i've set up IIS on one of my media servers but i can't figure out how to get an ins...

X_S by Level 4
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Novell client backup selection

I'm trying to setup a backup policy for a Novell Netware client.  When I get to the Backup Selections tab, and I try to browse, I'm unable to see any volumes.  All I see is the computer icon with the computer name, nothing underneath.

JHeaton by Level 6
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Backup start notification email

Hello ,   Is there any way we can configure netbackup to send email when the backup job starts and it finishes ( AIX client and windows master/media ) Thanks

NetBackup Feedback?

What is the customer and partner experience with NetBackup  This was the first maintenance pack on the 7.1 release line and it has been available for over a month. Please share your feedback.

Resolved! NBU 7.0.1 - find large images

Hi all, i wan't to list the largest images of all clients in all policies? Has someone already create a script for that or how can i do that? The problem we have is that we have trouble with our diskbased storage and we need to know which are the lar...

Netbackup Status 84

Hi,  I got this fault when backing up Novell OES 2 Sp3 with  Netbackup 7.1  Job fail with errorcode 84. ( when use msdp )    25-07-2011 14:03:52 - Error bpbrm(pid=4348) from client sre-nvld-oes2: ERR - Unexpected EOF reading 262144 bytes in file /_...

Nuno_Grave by Level 4
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Netbackup Liveupdate 6.5 to 7.1, possible ?

I read the following in the Live update 7.1 guide "Starting with NetBackup 7.1, NetBackup LiveUpdate also supports upgrades to major releases and minor releases for NetBackup clients. A separate DVD is included with your NetBackup 7.1 media kit for...

Resolved! Exchange agent: how does it handle incremental data?

Hello All Can someone enlighten me on how the agent for exchange (2010,DAG) handles incremental backups, in context how does it deal with what superficially at least looks like a lot of small (1MB) files? Netbackup and small files are a known unpleas...

The NetBackup Proxy Service service terminated unexpectedly

Hello all, I have a NetBackup master & 5 media servers backing up to a PDDO device (PureDisk and tapes (with SLP). One of my clients (I am using client side deduplicaion) has failed. In his event viewer I saw the following error: The...

ronen by Level 3
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Resolved! Cannot browse for new VM's on new VM servers

Hi,   We currently have 1 VMware server connected to netbackup and we are able to browse and add more individual servers to the backup policy. However, re recently added 2 more VMware servers with individual machines and are unable to browse these se...

Netbackup 5.1 - Media Image Expiration

Hi everyone, This is my first time to this forum, so I apologise for possibly asking the same question. There is alot of other relevant info that has been discussed on roughly the same topic though I have a more specific problem. I have attached the ...

known the drive Serial number , how can I get all the drive path?

Dear Netbackup experts If I got a Tape Drive's Serial number , (a shared drive, SSO environment ) . how can I get all the path for this drive on all the media servers by one of many command line ?   some time after I changed a physical tape drives , ...

Query about catalog backup

Hi, We are using Netbackup 6.5.5 currently and we have a hot catalog backup to disk configured which runs daily.Since the catalog is now growing, it is difficult to back it up to disk and to retain it for longer period of time. So we are planning to ...

prats by Level 4
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how to configure MSEO policy for volume pool based

Hi all im new in mseo configuration and not sure how to configure the MSEO policy and nbu policy for volume pool encryption . Below is the example i mananged to configure and not sure whether it will work or not.Within a netbackup policy , i do have ...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! 7.1 Evaluation Key

Hi All,   I do not have an account manager as I am not a business. However I am trying to get 60 day eval key for private study. How can i do this.   maybe a symantic rep could pm me the key. it would be greatly appreciated.   Thanks