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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! Checking on TapeAlert cleaning

Hello,  I'm trying to verify if our tape drives are getting cleaned when the TapeAlert is generated.   Using NetBackup 6.5.3 with HP MSL6000 series tape libraries, HCART Media Type. Windows Server 2003 R2, 64bit. Current configuration for the cleanin...

Eamonn by Level 3
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Additional options for CLI Restore

Wanted to share the following.. To do a restore without crossing mount points you can use the "-O" option. To do a restore with exclusions, create a filelist and annotate desired exclusions by placing a "!" at the beginning of the line, example: /usr...

Exchange 2010 backup options

We are currently in the process of implimenting a large Exchange 2010 Environment. We have some options for our Exchange 2010 environment and need some clarifications specifically around backups. Options 1) 2 Copy option with 1 active copy local, an...

Dip by Level 4
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NetBackup 7.1 is now available!

(Crossposted from the "Netting Out NetBackup" blog) I'm very pleased to announce the General Availability (GA) of NetBackup 7.1! As you may have already read during the First Availability (FA), the key new features of NetBackup 7.1 include: Dis...

CRZ by Level 6
Employee Accredited Certified
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Resolved! Exchanege 2007 GRT restore failed with error code 5

Recently i have upgraded my NBU from 6.5.4 to Netbackup 7.01 , Backup of GRT to Puredisk is running fine without any error . But when i tried to restore some mails from the test user mailbox , i do having error code 5 and unable to continue after tha...

demo4119 by Level 6
Partner Accredited Certified
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Where does NBU write temp files of ACTIVE backup jobs?

Hello,   I can browse /usr/openv/netbackup/db/images/ folder to view any completed backup by any client. Where does NBU write the details of an ACTIVE backup? I want to know what files are getting written to tape as the backup progresses because I ha...

Netbackup 7 gives error on connect from remote console

Hi all, I´m trying install remote console for Netbackup 7, and I have installed authentication and authorization modules. The resolution of names is correct, the master server and client they can resolving correct . . When trying for open console, Gi...

Lotus Notes Restore

I am trying to restore a lotus notes .nsf file and keep getting the following error:   4/03/2011 14:57:02 - Error bpbrm(pid=2556) socket read failed, An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host.  (10054) 14/03/2011 14:57:08 - Error...

j083418 by Level 5
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bpschedreq not working on Netbackup 6.5

Hi all, I need show the schedule jobs of a weekend, before I did with bpschedreq, but now this not working. You can help me ? I need know which command is the substitute.  More data for your comprension:  # Report of daily Executions between the 05:0...

VTL Performance Tunning

I run NBU 7 on windows ent. server. i have 2 physical libraries configured. In order to expand my infrastructure, i recently installed a NetApp VTL 700. I need to know if anyone has a similar setup, the challenges and also any performance tunning tec...

ayodeji by Level 6
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Master Server on Virtual Machine?

Hi I am very curious your opinion and experience with NetBackup Master Server on Virtual Machine. Let us assume that NetBackup environment is heavly loaded, thousands of jobs a day, ten media servers, over twenty tape drives and so on. The master wou...

konrad by Level 4
Partner Accredited
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Resolved! tpautoconf

As we all know that tpautoconf -report_disc Reports discrepancies between detected devices and Global Database. And we can use -replace_drive drive_name -path drive_path and can correct the serial number in the local and Global Databases. The issue i...

NetBackup 7.0 Deduplication

HI, We are planning to implement NetBackup native Deduplication . I have some quires with regards to this , required your valuable suggestions, Below are our Backup infra details, Master server : Windows 2008-R2 (Netbackup 7.0) Deduplication Media se...

Rajesh_s1 by Level 6
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Resolved! move media database

i want to move media list from old decommitioned media server to a new one. here is the senario old master and media:   netbackup 6.0 MP4 running on a linux 4 new master and media on different hardware running netbackup 6.5.4 on redhat 5.4 i am succe...

karmel by Level 4
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Netbackup 6.5.3 upgrade to latest available version

Hi All, Could somone please inform the latest available version for Netbackup (Is it NBU 7 or something else?) Upgrading from NBU 6.5.3 is free or any cost involved ? Do we need to add or purchase licenses to admin console? Any known issues? Practica...

Imran1 by Level 3
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Resolved! How to move backup data to selected tapes

Hi All, We have backups completed to disk storage, please inform how to move this data to specific tapes. These tapes should not include any other data. Once diskstaging to those tapes is done, do I need to manually delete images from disk or Netback...

Imran1 by Level 3
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