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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! Netbackup work with EMC NAS

HI All,    I am new on Netbackup. Hope to get some suggestions or hints from experts for configuring the Netbackup work with EMC NAS using NDMP. Well, I am working on 2 device, 1 netbackup software with a Hp tape drive run on windows and EMC NAS. Wha...

Resolved! How to run oracle Archive backup from CLI

Hi Team, I would like to know , how to run backup of oracle Archive backups from CLI. I tried below command and it showing the below error.    sudo /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpbackup -p oracle-archivelog-0001 -s client-4hourly -t 4 -h abcpb -L /tmp/ar...

Baski by Level 5
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Aix backup runs past scheduled window

Hi All, First time posting here. I apolgize if i miss anything. The problem i have is as follows: Netbackup: Version 6.5.4 Policy: SVXAPMEL210-BACKUP-02B  Type: DB2 Data Classification: Platnium Scheduled Days: Mon-Thur Scheduled Time: 20:00-8:0...

K3iTaR0 by Not applicable
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nbdecommission for NBU 7.0 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Cluster

Hi guys, I have a Netbackup 7.0 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Cluster. I downloaded nbdecommission from here • but I can not find one that works properly on my environment. Does any one have an idea?

Raco by Level 4
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Resolved! Removing Access/Authorization control

I seemed to have misconfigured access/authorization controls. Now upon opening the NBU admin console I recieve the following error; "Error in configuration. There is no Symantec Product Authentication & Authorization broker set on the local system or...

Resolved! media does not exist(35)

I've had some bar code grief which I have resolved. Now I have 3 tapes defined in the media db that don't really exist. If I try and delete/expire/move I get the perverbial error message "Volume xyz does not exist in the database, media does not exis...

Resolved! NBU 7 Upgrade failing (W2K3)

Because this is my update to NBU 7.0 from 6.5.5 is failing with the error that there are still process open. If I run bpps it tells me everything is down except bpcoverage which doesn't shut down. I have turned off my OpsCenter server and ...

Resolved! Disk Staging Relocation Issue

Hi Again Gurus,    This time I have this situation. I have 6 Basic Disk STU and 1 Media Manager STU (3 tape drives). During the backup window the critical data goes to disk and during the day the data goes to tape on a second stage (using disk stagin...

Minimum permission to backup a MS-SQL database using NetBackup

  Any bad-developed application is avoiding the permission issues using the most intrusive role.  In a security strategy, the main goal is to assign the minimum necessary roles for each login. The RDBMS MS-SQL Server allows to maintaing several speci...

fadace by Level 2
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Moving from a clustered to a non Clustered system

Has anyone transfered there NBU environment from a clustered system to a non clustered system using NBU 6.5 and kept good documentation.  I have most of the concept and logic down but if there is docs out there then please share.   Tony

ATocco1 by Not applicable
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Resolved! GEN_DATA file list directive for UNIX/Linux Performance Tuning

Hello Everyone. Stumped upon this tech note today and wanted to share it with you. Works on Solaris and Linux only. The tool works really great and can produce huge amount of random data in very short time. You can even "restore"  the random generate...

Nicolai by Moderator
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Resolved! Tape device paths are not getting created on Solaris 5.8

Hi, I have one media server configured with 6 LTO3 drives coming from Quantum px720. Now I have zoned 2 more LTO4 drives of I2K from different robot which are not showing up in the media server even after sg rebuild and reconfig reboot. From scli too...

anasgr by Level 3
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Netbackup Hyper V backups running Sharepoint, SQL

  We are running NBU 7.0.1 in our envoirnment and we are backing up SQL EXCHANGE hyper v etc.   We want to know if we backup a hyper -V machine running sharepoint/SQL or any other application. In case of the disaster If we restore the Hyper V backup ...

Netbackup Connections

I was wondering how many connections a Netbackup client could handle at any one time?   Been getting a few problems when trying to backup a cluster (Windows 2003 SP2, Netbackup client 6.5.4). There are 30 LUN's each is about 1TB in size and have to r...

j083418 by Level 5
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NBU 6.5.5 BMR Restore Error

Hi, I am trying to restore a windows 2003 client using Bare Metal Restore Fast boot.  When the pre-restore process starts, I get and error message stating "Could not read the xml file, Z:\disc.xml".  When I press OK here, it is followed by another er...

Resolved! Auto add new vm’s to policy

Environment; Master server:  Windows 2008 R2 with NBU 7.0 Backup host:      Windows 2008 R2 with NBU 7.0 Vcentre:              4.1 ESX host:             4.1 Problem: Vm's are being auto provisioned and hence need to create a script that will automati...

Resolved! Netbackup 7

Good day I am currently running 6.5.2A on Windows 2003 SP2 R2, 32bit. I was wondering if I am able to upgrade to version 7.0.1? Or would I have to replace my hardware with 64bit and run 64bit OS in order to do this? Kind regards NetB_User

NetB_User by Level 4
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Unable to take backup of a lotus notes files.

Hi, We have a Netbackup 7 on Solaris 10 as a master/Media server. We have a Lotus domino on Win 2003. I have'nt used the bacup policu type as Lotus notes rather used simple file /folder (MS-Windows as policy type). While taking backup the following e...