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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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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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vxupdate - SourceJammer Data files

Greetings, I am setting up vxupdate on one of our master backup servers NBU 8.2 on Linux. I used nbrepo to create/add vxupdate files to the NBU repository. Due to security in our solutions, we can't execute anything in /tmp for Linux nor C:\temp for ...

DPeaco by Level 6
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HNAS incremental forever

Good day everybody, How does NetBackup work with HNAS when I set the "incremental forever" backup (level=i)?Is it necessary additional setting?Thanks.  

Resolved! NetBackup 8.2 catalog import

Hello Team,Can an NetBackup 8.2 environment import NetBackup 7.7.3 backup images and/or 7.7.3 catalog data ? Environment: NetBackup 8.2 on NBU Master running Red Hat 7/8 using DDBoost writing to EMC Data Domain DDos disk storage units...

Netbackup client installation on solaris local/non-global zones

We have Oracle databases running on Solaris local zones. This is a sparc hardware and Solaris version is 11. We are at NB version 8.x . What are the pre-install steps to follow on a local and global zones. And I noticed on a local zone where we alrea...

DPO by Level 6
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Replication report

Hello Team,Can we gather Replication report from opscenter? Like how much images is replicated with policy details.

Dav1234 by Level 4
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failed to change retention of backup image using bpexpdate

[root@PMLPMSDPINF01 ~]# /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpexpdate -recalculate -backupid PROD-PCDC_1622446947 -d 05/31/2022Are you SURE you want to recalculate expiration dates on all imagesthat meet the following criteria:backupid PROD-PCDC_162244...

NetBackup support for Teradata

Does NetBackup support Teradata database backups? Please share the useful links and docs. I can't find this anywhere in NetBackup docs.

DPO by Level 6
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Netbackup restore a VM browsing shows only C drive

Hi,Today, while I am trying to restore a single file from our 5 TB VM (Windows 2008 R2) file Server "Storage", it shows only Drive C, missing the 4.5 TB data Drive E.The last time it was working (to restore single files like above) was about 6 months...

Operation requested by an invalid server (37)

Hi all,our media server (puredisk) had a problem with one of the hard drives in its storage.We replaced this drive then rebuilt the raid, no apparent problem.But since then, all the backups which should run on this media server fall with the error 20...

Resolved! VCenter and ESX server compatibility with

Hello Team,we are planning to upgrade to upgrade our infra. Currently we are running on 8.1.1. and we are planning to go on below ESXi version and VCenter version is compatible with ESXi 6.7.0 build-15160138VMware ESXi 6.5.0 ...

Dav1234 by Level 4
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Issues with setting up NBAC (NetBackup Access Control)

Hi all,I'm currently having issues with setting up the NetBackup access control. When I run the command "/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpnbaz -SetupMaster", I receive the following error (log file is also attached):"Unable to configure target hos...

Resolved! NetBackup Catalog vault uses two tapes

I have started using NetBackup Vault to write catalog to tape for vaulting purposes. The vaulting policy is scheduled daily. It creates two jobs and each job assigns separate tape. So there are two tapes used by catalog backup every day.File list of ...

Resolved! open text file which was backed up via netbackup

Hi ,Sorry if my question is very naive! but I'm a newbie and I need some help.I've backup a text file from a directory in one of my Linux machines via NetBackup, each backed up file is saved as two .img and .info files in a media server. How may I op...

elahe89 by Level 3
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Resolved! SLP - Excessive tape mounts

Hello,I am using SLP for duplication to tape. There are about 50 consecutive duplication jobs every night. Each duplication job dismounts the tape after duplication. It leads to about 50 tape mounts, tape positionings before writing and tape dismount...

Use RMAN to backup number of copies of archive log

Hi ,I hope you're doing well, I have a problem here, I want to have multiple backups for my oracle's Archive log area in two different media servers and I need them to be executed using RMAN.I've to say that we have a STU type of BasicDisk and I don'...

elahe89 by Level 3
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Netbackup SLP Duplication tape problem

Dear Community,I had made SLP for weekly .But Weekly duplication doesn't work.Status 96 (need tapes).For Weekly SLP Duplication  we made Weekly volume pool.There are some tapes in Weekly Volume pool for example :000052 ->  robot type  (TLD)  Media St...

Tabriz by Level 5
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Resolved! EOSL linux server version

Hello Team,What is least Linux/Solaris OS version(client server) which is supported by netbackup.I just want to prepare the list of Linux/Unix OS servers(client servers) that is not supported by Netbackup means that is EOLS from Netbackup.

Dav1234 by Level 4
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