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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! How to change retention of just one image ?

We have many backups (images) on many tapes with retention of 2 weeks . Just recently we got request to save one backup for much longer (a few years). One of the solution is to introduce new retention and "attach" this image to this retention (any ot...

przemol by Level 4
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vmoprcmd shows host OFFLINE

Hi, The backups are failing for one of the media servers and when i do vmoprcmd it shows as the media server is OFFLINE.The media server is up and am running the command from it.Please help. Thanks     bash-3.00$ sudo vmoprcmd -h nbu4                ...

Kisad by Level 5
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About the backup media.

The example is like that, I have totally 48 x 2TB SAS HDD install to IBM DS3512. I will gonna use nebackup 7.1 to backup around 8x client every single week, We try to make the space more fixable, When in the 5th week, The 1st week back up will tranfe...

Eric_L by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup Question

Dear All From the Netbackup master server , I want to get the informtion (like the #tpconfig -d )from a media server . how can I do it ? I need to know a certain drive Index belongs to which Robot ID .  Thanks a lot !!   Eric

Cluster backup issues

NBU - 7.1 Capacity Master - W2k8R2 Client - W2k8R2   I've spoken about this before, but now that the installs have gone, and the dust is settling, I'd like to bring up an odd issue I'm having. I have two Microsoft clusters, MoCS1, and MoCS2.  Each ha...

JHeaton by Level 6
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6.5.6 Duplication of System State

  We use NetBackup 6.5.6 to backup a Windows 2008 active directory domain controller.We select system state and all hard drives, and when the backup completes, we are able to perform a mock “Restore” and are able to see, at a granular level, all of...

thunter by Level 3
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XP VM backups with Windows 2008 Hyper-v Cluster

We are currently running a four node cluster running on Windows 2008 R2 Hyper-v cluster with a CSV volume and are having issues backing up Windows XP VMs. I have (4) 2008 VMs and (3) 2003 VMs and they all work fine. The backup backup fails with statu...

rbkguy by Level 4
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New Media Server issues

I’ve installed NetBackup 7.1 as a media server on a server at our DR site.  When I open the console on the media server, I get the following message: The current user “administrator” or the current local host do not have NetBackup administrative priv...

DCraige by Level 3
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Resolved! Email not sent for Vault Job

Netbackup 6.5.4, we had to reinstall last week and since then my vault jobs are not sending email, it is setup in the job, what else could I check?   Pat

PD001 by Level 5
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Cleaning up large vault session log directories

In an effort to reduce disk use on my NetBackup filesystem I'm looking into cleaning up my vault logs.  The vast majority of the space in my session directories is taken up by the detail.log.  My thought was simply to compress all the detail.log file...

elanmbx by Level 6
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Restore a file

We are running Netbackup 6.5.4. Production side is a 2-node SFW-HA 5.1 A/P local cluster hosting one instance of NetBackup 6.5.4 in 64-bit Windows 2003 environment. The DR side is a 1-node local cluster, which is on standby in case the production si...

PD001 by Level 5
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Netbackup 7.1 - doubts about replication

Dear, When running the replication job can specify the execution window of the job? Therefore, if the job does not end until a certain time or after a certain time, depending on the configuration window, the NBU can pause and restart it later? If a s...

Gilvan_Diogo by Level 2
Employee Accredited
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Backup Speeds

We are in the process of upgrading our server to NetBackup 7.1. While doing this we are upgrading our server to a newer more robust hardware platform. I have followed the procedures in bringing our current 6.5.6 environment over to the new server (sa...

dwilson by Level 4
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Storage Unit Relocation

I am trying to manually relocate data that is on a disk to tape. I go into my Store Unit to start the manual relocation, but when the job starts in Activity Monitor it runs for a split second and then finishes with the little blue guy, 100%, like eve...

dwilson by Level 4
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Resolved! Multiple RAW Device backup restoration on multiple devices.

HI All,             I am trying RAW Device backup restoration for multiple devices.    That is One of the file system is created using SAM-QFS where few oracle data base files are present i.e. .dbf files. Which is made up of multiple Luns? Following ...

Anish by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.1 and Exchange 2010

Good day   I'm running a windows environment, Master Server and 2 Media servers, all on Netbackup 6.5 with Windows 2003 SP2, looking to upgrade to Netbackup 7.1 soon.   If anybody uses Netbackup 7 with Exchange do you know if the Netbackup serv...

NetB_User by Level 4
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Resolved! Tape drive / media server usage reports?

Hi All,   Running NBU 6.5.5 on Server 2003, looking for a way of pulling of stats or a report for tape drive usage and media server usage, im sure this is possible cut i cant find the command to pull off the data. Im more so interested in seeing the ...

Backups failing with error 10 and 13

The key message from the bpbkar log is:   03:09:35.608 [85] <4> bpbkar PrintFile: /bancsmicomsdata/XILogs/Trace1.log.2011-04-24-22 03:09:35.614 [85] <4> bpbkar PrintFile: /bancsmicomsdata/XILogs/Trace3.log 03:09:35.616 [85] <4> bpbkar PrintFile: /ban...

rraja by Level 4
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