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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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Resolved! NDMP Backup failing with Error 23 only for few mounts

NDMP Backup failing with Error 23 only for few mounts. Other mounts run fine. Logs :Mar 19, 2019 4:10:18 AM - Error ndmpagent (pid=9961548) *CLIENT*: Creating checkpoint on "/export/PR053/clone_backup16".Mar 19, 2019 4:10:19 AM - Error ndmpagent (pid...

Best solution to back up Citrix Xen Server

IHAC a large customer moving from VMWare to Citrix.I have scoured all NBU documents to find support for Zen Server.The best I see are 2015 or older posts that simply talk about treating the vm's as physical and only doing file level restores.If that'...

DB2 backup Fail: Exit Status 130

Hi, we are having failure on our db2 schedule backup. it was running fine all the while, but suddenly this morning the faiilure happen. on netbackup activity status shows below msg:Mar 19, 2019 3:10:20 PM - Error bprd (pid=15413) Unable to write prog...

TsAdmin by Level 3
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Intermittent bpbackup hangs in Netbackup 8.1

We are seeing an intermittent issue with bpbackup processes still running on the master even though the Admin GUI shows the job has completed ok.Has anyone else seen any similar issues  ?Steve

Resolved! Exchange 2019 on Windows 2019 core servers

So, they (exchange team) like to be on the cutting edge of technology and will start implementing Exchange 2019 running on Windows 2019 core servers next week. Does anyone know when I can deliver a supported Netbackup solution for this bold team? 


HELLO -  Have taken over the NBU role and still learning alot...  I notice some of the NBU policies we have  that are active have both DIFF and FULL level Schedules...  My questionIf for example on a policy under the Schedules TAB; Start Window;  the...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Bare metal restore has failed.

Hi,Been trying to do bare metal restore but keep failing.Error at Creating boot image..Error copy of boot config file.Please advise.thanks. 

kkhoo by Level 5
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Expired host-id certificates - how to remove?

I noticed several host-id certificates as expired on one of my backup domains (running 8.1.2). This was mainly due to us not revoking them during the decommissioning process till around a few weeks ago.So, in an attempt to do a cleanup of the expired...

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Resolved! Netbackup Client

While installing NetBackup Client on AIX it encountered an error, and I aborted the installation, but I see the client in Administration console "Host Management" but it is red, when I try to reinstall it keep saying:EXIT STATUS 5940: Reissue token i...

Informix onbar with multiple netbackup policies

Is it possible to backup the same informix database using different netbackup policies with different retentions?I had one backup policy for Informix OnBar that runs daily and does a whole database backup. I have tried to create a new policy for mont...

NetBackup media server physical or virtual?

Hello,Can I use a VM as media server and install the ost plugin on it to connect to a StoreOnce appliance?Or does the media server in this case have to be a physical server?Thanks in advance. Have a nice day!

REST API Filtering and Pagination

Hello,In the REST API documentation appears the options to create filters and add more pages to show when I do a request. But the problem is that when I launch a request with a filter option not work and the pagination option to show more pages neith...

Arturo_Lopez by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup Rest Api Access from Firefox and Postman

Hello,I would like to know if someone have to tried to access REST API interface from Firefox or Postman. I'm trying but the CA certificate on my local machine not work correctly. I load on the certificates but not work.Regards.

Arturo_Lopez by Level 5
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Support for NBU cluster on windows

Hello experts,I just want to double check that NBU 8.1.2 is supported to be installed in a Windows Failover Cluster.Because I had people tell me that the latest version of NBU to be installed on a Windows cluster is 8.0 so I just want to clarify this...

StorageTek SL500 Issues with the the drives

Hello Everyone, We have in the environment tape library SL500.We recently starting to face the error below whenever we try to load some media tapes and starting backup operations:Mar 12, 2019 4:11:29 PM - granted resource  HP.ULTRIUM5-SCSI.004Mar 12,...

lteife by Level 2
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