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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Vault batches

Hi All I have a question about the vault. Understand that the vault will group the images into batches based on the retention level. Currently our daily backup images have the same retention level, all images will be put into one batch so only one ta...

ideas on backup selection

I have a large drive I'm trying to backup on a Windows server and I'm trying to think up way of putting the backup selection so it will do what I want. nbu 6.5.6 windows master/media Windows client   example drive directory structure: c:\ c:\dir1 c:\...

Resolved! Exit status 50 for Shadow Copy Components - Windows 2K8

All, I have a server running Windows 2008 (no R2) whose Shadow Copy Components backup is failing.    Client: 2K8 @ 6.5.6 Master: Solaris 10 @ (I realize that the client is uprev'd from the master.  We've been doing this for a while and have...

Remington by Not applicable
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Resolved! 48 error and DNS

I am having a bit of a problem with this at times. There are times when a bunch of our backups fail with a 48 error. A problem ticket is generated and sent to the admin of the server we are backing up. They see that it is an issue with a backup and j...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.0 GUI freezes

  Dear All, I have a problem... When a Netbackup GUI opens-(jnbSA &),I can only view the details of ONLY one item (say Activity Monitor) and If I click on the other item (Say Host Properties) the GUI feezes.The only option I have is to kill the pross...

FreddyA by Level 3
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Resolved! Restoration tooking 19 hours,but no result

Hi All, When i started restore,in the activity monitor it is showing as in progress.but it is showing for hours like that only,but no result.In the progress log it is showing as   12/28/2010 16:18:38 - media needed: xxxxxx 12/28/2010 16:18:38 - medi...

Resolved! Netbackup storage licensing

Hi I have an environement with around 100TB of usable storage using Netbackup 6.x version. I want to add a Data Domain appliance to my environment. How would be the licensing on Netbackup, based on the total usbale storage 100TB or based on the end c...

Resolved! BMR Problems with SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

Hi, I created a CD based SRT for SLES 11. When I try to boot this CD I get this error: mount: error while loading shared libraries: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory the file is on the CD in die lib64 directory.

FrSchind by Level 5
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Resolved! Minimum Permissions for Netbackup-Virtual Center Service Account

Hi All -    Does anyone know on what is the minimum permissions required on the Virtual Center for the netbackup service account?.    I am bit reluctant to provide Full permissions to the account in the Virtual Center.I remember reading in some forum...

kasvis by Level 3
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Resolved! import of tape images written with version5

we need to read version 5 tapes with a new server 7. Is this possible ? these are tapes from an old disappeared netbackup server. ALso the fileshare server has disappeared. what is the exact procedure to do this ?

vergoote by Level 2
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Resolved! migrate the NetBackup 5.x -6.5

can any one help me .. Procedur to magrate  Netbackup5.x to  6.5 with another hardware (step by step) 1.Implemetation 2.move the clients(unix and windows) 3.catalog tranfer 4.tape drive (LTO3) thanks in Adv. Kumar.

Resolved! Netbackup 7.0.1

Hi, I'm using Netbackup 7.0.1. Everyday backup is failed with 96 error, whereas Media is available in the Volume pool. Media is not full, not frozen. I checked the media status in bpmedialist -m P40202 but it shows that EMM database doesnot has any e...

Resolved! Duplicate tape to offsite using bpduplicate

Hi, I am using NBU 7.0.1 (master server OS is Windows 2008 R2) and plan to create bpduplicate script to duplicate backup images to tape for offsite store. I have create a volume pool named as offsite. I plan to duplicate backup images of some importa...

liuyang by Level 6
Partner Accredited
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Netbackup for Oracle 9i and Solaris 9 (Sparc64)

Hi, For one of our customers we are looking for a new backup solution and are considering Symantec Netbackup.   We have 2 Database Servers running Sun Solaris 9 on Sparc64 (2 CPU's each) in a cluster configuration (active/passive) whereby database ru...

bpolak by Not applicable
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Netbackup 7 not Recognizing Media

I have Netbackup 7 running on Windows Server 2008 with an Ultrium 960 standalone tape drive. I cannot get Netbackup to recognize the LTO 3 media. This is the case with three new servers with exact same configuration. I have run the HP Library and Tap...

rankingh by Not applicable
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Problem win sql backup

Hi I'm having a problem with sql backup on one of my sql servers. i backup with netbackup 6.5.6 .the server is 2003 with sql 2005 std. The status code i'm getting is 2. I checked the *.bck file on the C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\DbExt\MsSql an...

O-a by Level 4
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