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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! Alias (hostname) in bp.conf

Simple question. Here is my bp.conf (client side).  Do i need both server and alias name in the bp.conf file? It is the same Master Server. SERVER = su30386 <===Master Server SERVER = nbmaster <===Master Server SERVER = nbmedia1 <===Media Server C...

Jay_Son by Level 5
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Resolved! veritas netbackup down-drive

always when I right click and I choose up drive after some times it coming down-drive and the backups are not taken please advise.

Netbackup 7 on solaris: error PBX_Manager::open

I installed netbackup client for DB server running on Solaris 10 via pushing the installation from Netbackup server GUI. It was successfully installed in the DB server but there are messages coming after installation.see below messages: pbx_exchange[...

torta by Not applicable
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Resolved! BMR -VSS error on Netbackup 7.0.1

Hi, Please assist after long day of troubleshooting:: I am running Netbackup 7.0.1 master on Unix,,, NBU 7.0.1 Media server = Windows 2003,  A client =NBU 7.0.1 on Win 2008 R2.   Policy is BMR enabled and it completes with status 1 The following erro...

Mas_P by Level 3
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information from bpminlicense

Hi all, Who can get information from bpminlicense about number of licenses, tier of license ..... example how number of client licenses it has .....    Feature ID      = 22 Additional clients +  ???? or which tier is for NDMP ......Feature ID      = ...

PetrHan by Level 4
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Encryption Report

Hi, Is there a command line option to interrogate the client encryption option within Netbackup, the bpplclients command does not give me the info that I am after. What I woudl like is a text out put of the client showing the Cypher that is in use on...

Minor or Major version upgrade.

Is it minor version upgrade is like upgrading from NBU 7.0 to 7.0.1.? And is it major version upgrade is like NBU 7.0.1 to NBU 7.1? If we have the clustered master then How to identify which node we have to upgrade first (passive then active / active...

rraja by Level 4
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request for advice ( mail alert from backup jobs )

Sirs, I have a netbackup 7 on windows 2003. Email alerts on backup jobs are working. I just added one new email address to receive alerts. I added it in master server-properties-global attribute-admininstrator email address, after existing email addr...

duplex by Level 2
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VMware restore file write error

Hi I'm trying a Vmware restore using Netbackup 7.0.1 vStorage API. Am getting "file write failed" when the restore job is running. I have attached the error message captured from Activity Monitor --> Job Details. Is this a normal behaviour for VMware...

MohdAlim by Level 5
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SQL child backup failing with status code 46 or 59

Greetings I have a newly configured SQL policy. I noticed that during the SQL backup, one of the child process will always fail with status code 46 or 59, but eventually the parent SQL backup will complete successfully with status code 0 or 1. Does t...

MohdAlim by Level 5
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Resolved! How to identify other NBU System Tape

I am kylix. My MSN number is  Email: The company in the same group wants to let us read their tape for Disaster Recovery.  They backup all platform servers with Sun SL500 Tape Library and NBU6.0 software. T...

kylix by Level 4
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Resolved! DB2 Database Restore Not Running

I have a NetBackup DB2 client that is trying to restore a database via the DB2 initiated command as I have these policies set for "Default-Application-Backup".  It errors out with the following message: SQL2062N  An error occurred while accessing med...

NBUMike by Level 3
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Resolved! Frozen Media

I have a Netbackup6.5.5 environment on a solaris platform. Im looking for a command or script to get a list of all frozen media in the last 24 hours. Appreciate any help ?

minbugs21 by Not applicable
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Resolved! Cluster Help..

Hi Guys, We are in a process of building linux clustered server master server 7.1 for our new environment. Now my question is how can we restart or stop the NBU services on it ? Since whenever we would be bringing down the services any one of them,...

nbuno by Level 6
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Anyone had luck using the CPF1_POLICY parameter with RMAN?

Here is the scenario that I am attempting. I have an Oracle RAC 11g cluster running on Linux and using NB 7.0 client NB 6.5 Server. I have the same environment duplicated at a remote site. I am backing up my database to Oracle's FRA ("Fast Recovery A...

bsb by Level 3
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Resolved! Basic frequency schedule question

Netbackup 7.0 - Windows Server I'm looking into one of our sites Master servers policies and was wondering if someone can explain why a schedule behaves this way. It's a MS-Windows policy with two schedules. Full - Frequency 1 Week Window open every ...

AlGon by Level 6
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Resolved! Linux client question

I have a linux box, running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10, but it's only 32-bit.  Looking at the OS Compatibility list, it only shows 64-bit OSes.  Does this mean I can't backup from my client?

JHeaton by Level 6
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AIR (Automated Image Replication) with MSDP in NBU 7.1

When duplicating data from one storage domain to another with AIR is the data re-hydrated in flight to the destination storage domain, or does it remain deduplicated when being transferred? The first full duplication between the two sites will transf...