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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! RE: backup notification to the team

  Hi Team,   I am looking to automate my backup success/failure jobs to mail my team, it is just like to check email every morning  about whether yesterday night backups have run successfully or not?.   if I can re-direct that then pls tell me how to...

Resolved! confusion on DLT/DLT2/DLT3

Ok so after looking through a few discussions and through the admin guides I am still somewhat confused as to what DLT, DLT2, and DLT3 is exactly specifing within NBU. Fact: I have two SDLT 320 drives which read SDLT1 media.  Now some confusion has c...

jwmcf1 by Level 4
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Resolved! Upgrading Netbackup client software from 4.5 to 7.0.1

We have recently upgraded our Netbackup environment from 6.5.3 to 7.0.1.  Now that we have that done and stablized, it is time to work on upgrading all of the clients from older versions to 7.0.1.  Upon checking clients, I'm finding we have some Sola...

sbryk by Level 2
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Resolved! netbackup 7

hi m sandy.i need dumps for symantec latest version. i.e netbakup 7 plz help :)

Darklord by Level 4
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Resolved! usefulness of Application protection license

  I have a NetBackup 6.5.4 master/media on Solaris x86-64 (Sun X4500).  I am working on upgrading to NetBackup 7.0/7.0.1 for the propose of getting Microsoft Excahnge 2010 support.   The compatibility list shows:"Jobs that use Granular Recovery Techn...

GlenG by Level 4
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BMR boot loader

Hi I'm attempting to perform a BMR dissimilar disk restore on SUSE Linux 10, using Netbackup 7.0.1 on master and client. I was able to successfully perform a backup however, when I restored the system, I would get a warning message that indicates the...

gumbo by Level 4
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Resolved! error code (10) allocation failed

Hi master NBU 6.5 OS 5.10 media + client NBU 6.5 OS window 2008 all drives are up but backup job fails with error code 10 extract from bptm logs:  10:31:54.040 [6272.4452] <4> bptm: emmserver_name = 10:31:54.040 [6272.4452] <4> bptm: emmserv...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Netbackup - backup VMware templates using vStorage API

Hi, I'm using NetBackup 7 integrated with VMware vStorage API. Backup of normal VM is working OK using this method, but I have question if is it possible to backup VMware templates using vStorage API ? I can configure backup but there is error that s...

sgora by Level 2
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Resolved! skipped files on Solaris 10

hello everyone! I get skipped folders and files on my solaris 10 backup (global and zones) but I get a nice code 0.     (pid=18019) from client chopin: TRV - /var is in a different file system from /. Skipping. 2010-11-16 18:34:57 - Info bpbrm(pid=18...

Resolved! Netbackup catalog not completing

Hi All , OS : Solaris 10 , Netbackup : 6.5.6 Catalog backup is not happening for the past ten days .It is not moving ahead from the following step ( validating BMRDB backup in /usr/openv/db/staging ) . Nov 17, 2010 5:10:34 PM - Info bpdbm (pid=15940)...

netbackup 7 media server

please I went to install media server but I do not how to do it in cluster active active I whent step by step.

nbu_123 by Level 2
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Resolved! Routing traffic over backup lan to Datadomain appliance

I would like to know if anyone has managed to configure Netbackup to route backups to a Datadomain appliance using a dedicated backup VLAN.  I am trying to get a client to backup to a media server which has the OST plugin installed and is also config...

Resolved! Upgrading to NBU7 client

I have a quick question about ugrading my clients to NBU7. We have a couple of older servers that have very little space on C Drive. For that reason, the original client install was on the D Drive. I went through the task of upgrading the client and ...

Resolved! RE: client backup errors

Hi Team, Thanks for each and everyone for helping me, this forum is very helpful for me to resolve lot of small small issues, here I have got a problem with client backup 11/16/2010 11:47:16 - granted resource  A00005 11/16/2010 11:47:16 - granted r...

NetBackup 7.0.1 Synthetic Fulls Reading Tapes

First time poster alert.  I am missing something simple, I'm sure.  The synthetic full backup jobs end up requesting tapes to read the tape duplication of the previous synthetic fulls instead of reading the previous (disk) synthetic fulls still resid...

dgb by Not applicable
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Backup CIFS Share from a DataDomain to Tape

Hello, We are backing up our VM environment to a CIFS share on our Data Domain using vRanger. We would like to now also back this CIFS share up using a Netbackup Policy to tape for futher protection. Is this possible? I have been unable to figure out...

mhurst by Not applicable
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New minor Issue found with 7.0 upgrade

I upgraded from 6.5.5 to 7.0.1 (aix master) I just found that the upgrade REMOVED (or just did not put back) my Media ID Generation Rule. So when I inject new tapes for the first time, my generation was using 3:4:5:6:7:8   where I wanted 1:2:3:4:5:6 ...

Can Netbackup Backup Hidden Exchange Mailboxes ?

Hi There,   First time post so here goes :) Netbackup is reporting that it is unable to backup mailbox1, 2 and 3 for example, but these are hidden in exchange. The requirement is to still back these mailboxes up along with the active ones. Is this at...