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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! HP UX client

Hi, my master server is NBU 7.0.1 on Windows 2008 R2. I have a few HP UX clients (HP UX 11.00) and would like to install NBU agent on these clients. My questions are: 1. Which policy type should I choose when I configure backup policy? Is it "standar...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! KMS db write failed

Hi Experts, I using NetBackup version 7.0, It is ok. Now I want to encypt data. I am installing KMS with commands ==> nbkms -createemptydb Enter a passphrase for theHostMaster Key: ******** Enter an HMK ID: 123456 Enter a passphrase for the Key Prote...

pruvn by Level 5
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sending data directly to tape library

Is there any way to send data directly to tape library and not through backup server, I mean backup server must only be used for sending commands and assigning tapes, starting backup,etc. This will increase the performance of backup.

None of the requested files were backed up

Hello All, I our envirounment we are having a netbackup issue (1: (2) none of the requested files were backed up ) when backuoing up sql using bch script. Dbclient log has been given below -------------------------------------------------------------...

Auto Clearance for SAP log acrhive

Hi All, Need a help here. I am currently running a backup for my SAP data using Netbackup 6.5 in Solaris 10 environment. In SAP, any transaction will create an archive log. I would like to know if there is any way that these archive log can be clear ...

Best way to Merge or Migrate 2 environments

Hi all, I would really appreciate some advice on best practices for merging or migrating 2 environments. SOURCE Environment A : Netbackup 7.0.1 1 x Windows Master server/Vstorage/vcb host 2 x Windows SAN media server Approx 20 Policies / 20 clients /...

nick80 by Level 4
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Resolved! don't want to Eject some tapes

We have netbackup 6.5.5 and using vault options. We use the policy (daily eject command) from vault to eject the tapes and works fine. I would like to know is there any way I can stop certain tapes from ejecting while runing this policy which ejects ...

sksujeet by Level 6
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Migrating servers, and versions of Netbackup

Currently running master and media on the same Windows 2003 server SP2. Netbackup version 6.5.5   Looking at creating 2 new servers "Master, and Media" and upgrading to at least 7.0   Is there an easy way to Migrate the data over from the old 6.5.5? ...

NBU 7 - Client-Side Dedup Failing - 83

Setup: Linux Master/Media w/ AdvancedDisk pool attached (Remote) Linux Media Server w/ AdvancedDisk pool attached Software:  Netbackup 7, client, master, media   I am trying to troubleshoot an issue with client side deduplication.  On the master, I h...

Resolved! BPDuplicate command, MPX and non-multiplex

Netbackup 7.0, Windows, StorageTek tape library with 3 drives. Currently, the backups run during the week nights (differentials) and over the weekends (fulls). There's a mix of Multiplexed and non-multiplexed backups. The following batch file is used...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.5.6 Patch upgrade

Hi All,   I'm a beginner for Netbackup6.5.6 for Unix. In our environment we are going to upgrade netbackup (Master,Media and  Client) patch in next 2days. Please give me the steps to upgrade patching.   Thanks in Advance,   Best Regards, A.Thanigaive...

Media server Drive not visible

Hello Friends, Need your help.we have a master server on solaris 9 in NBU version 6.5.6 and one media server in NBU version 6.5.6 on solaris 9.few days back drives are visible to media server and backup runing days suddenly something happan ...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.5.6 Windows - catarc

Just configured a Catalog archive policy and I get the error:   P:\>bpcatlist -client all -before Jan 1 2006 | bpcatarc | bpcatrm EXIT STATUS 199: operation not allowed during this time period bpcatarc: failure running catalog archiving backup policy...

Need help in NetBackup 7 Licensing.

Hello Friends, I need help in licensing the NetBackup7. Please check the below mentioned infrastructure & suggest what licenses I need to purchase. 1. 1 X Exchange 2010 Server 2. 1 X SQL Database Server (Windows) 3. 1 X Oracle Server (Windows) 4. 1 X...

Resolved! Image cleanup is cancelling the backup jobs

Hi, I re-open a problem I already discussed about, without to answer your questions. I expected the following problem. Sometimes, the image cleanup job is running during the run of other backup job. That have as consequence that the running backups ...

Severin by Level 2
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Resolved! Unmodified Files - Netbackup

We are in a plan to exclude the unmodified files for more than 1 year from the backup to reduce the tape count  since those files are under the yearly backup.   Is this possible to identify the unmodified files for 1 year ? Is there any netbackup scr...

Kavitha by Level 3
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Resolved! Oracle weekly backup was partially successful

Hi, We have one oracle server configured and is being backed up by a Solaris master server. Default-Application-backup for the server is completing successfully but weekly backup was partially successful. We sent the incident for the same to DBA team...

Dan4 by Level 5
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Resolved! Adding new media server to an existing master cum media server

Hi all,         We currently have a single master cum media server running netbackup 7 in our environment. We would like to add a new media server to this environment so that both the servers act as media servers. How this task can be accomplished. W...

giri_b by Level 4
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Resolved! Wrong barcode on tape cartridge and restore issue

Old Scenario. We had LTO2 Drive and used LTO2 cartridges for backup but by mistake we used barcode label with L1 on LTO2 cartridges and it took backup of our data. Current scenario and issue. We bought LTO4 drive for restore of data using LTO2 cartri...

Oralce RMAN backup fails with Access Issue

We just upgraded our environment to NBU 7.0 from 6.5.6. Master server is running on UNIX Box. So far we have been taking backup of Oracle DB's using NBU oracle agents (RMAN Bkps') Earlier oracle 11 G RAC1 was available in my environment and now we ha...

Deepak_G by Level 6
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