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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! Multiple data streams not starting

Running NBU 7.0.1 on Windows. I have one large file server that I backup using multiple streams...6 streams in total.  Ran a full backup of this server over the weekend, and only 3 out of the 6 streams ran.  The 3 streams that are "missing" don't eve...

Meg_G by Level 4
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Resolved! OpenStorage Vendor String

Dear All, Can any one share the string of all known OpenStorage vendors.The switch "-stype" for nbdevconfig identifies the Storage type (provided by storage vendors) to NBU. It would be very helpful to know these strings for all storage vendors.

rizwan84tx by Level 6
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Resolved! HP-UX 11.3 client

Hello netbackup 7.1 hp-ux 11.3 i have downloaded thte dvd 7.1 for HPIA when entering to install directory it is only showing install master server i want to upgarade the client on this server and not install master could you please let me know what D...

JJ58 by Level 4
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Resolved! Restore a backup image while the catalog is lost

Lets say I have tape 01, which I backed up normal files on it. After I safe boxed tape 01, the site crashed. I had the opurtunity to install a new NBU 6.5, but the problem is I dont have my old catalogs. Is there a way to restore the files from tape ...

hmazeh by Level 3
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Resolved! Backing up hard links

Recently, I attempted to restore the lib64 directory to a SuSE Linux client. Only when the restore had completed did I notice that several of the restored files were empty. Some of the empty files were: /lib64/power5/, /lib64/power5/libpth...

aquinlan by Not applicable
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could not write KEEPALIVE to COMM_SOCK

Hi All I'm facing an issue with widows 2003 client backup. Its getting failed with error 71 (none of the files in the file list exist) only for "Shadow Copy Components:\" HOTFIX is updated and updated version of service pack is installed on the clien...

K_R by Level 4
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Cannot update setexpiry for vssat

Hello, I am trying to increase the expiry level for vssat on NB VSS service. Although I am not getting any error the expiry date remains the same. I am running the foolowing command: C:\Program Files (x86)\VERITAS\Security\Authentication\bin>vssat.ex...

Netbackup 7.0.1 patch x64 download problem

Once again, yet another broken link. Does anyone know how I can obtain this patch? I need it it ASAP, but I'm not holding my breath. I've had a ticket in about this since last Thursday, Major priority, yet I haven't gotten anything but an automated "...

Oestec by Level 3
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Multiple Vault jobs?

NBU - 7.1 Capacity OS - Server 2k8R2   Is it possible to run multiple Vault jobs at once?  I have a weekly job that goes offsite locally, and a monthly vault job that hasn't run yet (new job, not due to errors).  I'm just wondering if I can run them ...

JHeaton by Level 6
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NetBackup Snapshot Backup

Dears, Can someone confirm that NBU Snapshot backup needs RMAN? If customer is using VMAX array with TimeFinder, who is responsible for taking the snaps (point in time copies)? Will it be VMAX or NBU itself will initiate a snap? Regards, Sudheer

NDMP Backup Aborting with 99/223 status

Greetings my friends, I have a Netapp filer here, i can authenticate my ndmp user, logon into it and start my backups, but when my backup reaches 520GB (always at that point), it fails with a 99 or 223 status code: 4/24/2011 10:21:04 AM - begin writi...

Howto import users profile of DLO and restore to another DLO

Environment Netbackup Server = 7.1 OS of Netbackup Server = win2008 DLO version 6x with MP6x (latest)   I have installed Netbackup Server on a new machine and restored Catalog.which is working fine on the new Machine. On my old machine i also had DLO...

Zahid_Haseeb by Moderator
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The odd backup speed in Veritas NBU6.0

Enterprise Working Environment: Veritas NBU Version: VERITAS NBU6.0 Veritas NBU Master Server:  SUN Solaris9 Sparc64   IP Address: Veritas NBU Client Server:  Microsoft windows 2003   IP Address: 10.67.0.yyy Circumstance Description: Rece...

kylix by Level 4
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Resolved! Backups Hung & NBU Services Need To Be Restarted?

Hi Guru's, Im not too familiar with veritas nbu. Currently im facing an issue with the backups being hung. I identifiy it as hung when a backup which usually takes e.g 2minutes, actually runs for more than 10 hours. Despite that, more backups queues ...


我的备份软件是NBU6.5,操作系统为SuseLinux 10.0,使用NDMP协议进行数据备份。 在使用bplist显示备份的文件时均报227错误: bplist -C SHD_BAK_SERV -t 0 -k ODS_DAY_BK2 -s 04/17/2011 00:00:00 -e 04/23/2011 00:00:00 -R / bplist -C SHD_BAK_SERV -t 19 -k ODS_DAY_BK2 -s 04/17/2011 00:00:00 -e 04/23/2011...

whcb by Not applicable
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Basic Disk Staging 7.1 and Vault Option

I would like to configure Disk staging on my newly upgraded NBU 7.1 environment. I'm not sure if I understand right. For each policy, is a separate Storage Unit created? or is it one storage unit for all policies? Also, once i enable the Disk stagin ...

Sacha_Brown by Level 5
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Resolved! Faulting application dbbackex.exe, version 6.5.2007.723

Hi there, I have a mster backup server NetBackup 6.5.6 (OS: Win2k3, EE 64bit w/sp2) and SQL server 2005 (OS: Win2k3, EE 32bit w/sp2). The NetBackup MS SQL Client is 6.5.2007.723. A database was backed up successfully but when i restore it, under View...

Communication Services with DLO are down

    Environment Netbackup = 7.1 OS = WIn2008 DLO = 6.1 with MP6 (latest)   Problem DLO console is not able to open. I have checked both services in the Administrative Tools=> Services and both services are running

Zahid_Haseeb by Moderator
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Need to upgrade SRT in In VERITAS NetBackup

Dear All, I am Facing below mentioned errors wole upgrading SRT in my Solaris machine. Please help me :( I am pasing the logs and I marked the errors in bold letters. ***********************************************************************************...

Resolved! Move the Master Netbackup server to another domain

My plan is to get the SCCM Admin to push a registry modification with the master servers FQDN and short name prior to the move.  The registry key is HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Veritas\Netbackup\CurrentVersion\Config.  After that I will simply move t...