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In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Executing nbmail.cmd on Windows 2008 R2 generate error

Hi, I tested blat functionality on Windows 2008 R2 with the following: 1) blat c:\test.txt –s VCB_backup –to xxx@com (able to send email successfully) 2) execute the nbmail.cmd but got the following errors: Blat found fault with: -s -subject <subj> :...

MohdAlim by Level 5
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Resolved! Media Usage...no way this is correct?

Hi all,   I'm presently trying to calculate our business' tape requirements by following the "Calculate media needed for full and incremental backups" section of the Backup Planning and Performance Tuning Guide.  In short, it recommends the following...

Rick_Flair by Level 4
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how to take the backup of exchange 2010 in Netbackup 7.0.1?

Dear All, Please guide me in summary that how to take the backup of Exchange 2010 in Netbackup 7.0.1? Also how to restore for single email or public folder in Exchange 2010? Are there any specific considerations which need to be concentrated?   Bundl...

Netbackup 7.0 Installation - SQL Problems

Hi, I have a fresh installation of NBU 7 on Solaris 10 x86 (2-node cluster). Installation is failing with SQL errors. Anyone else had this issue? Any help would be much appreciated.   Installed SQL Anywhere Version 11.0.1.2279 Installation complet...

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Netbackup linux client upgrade

I am pretty new to Netbackup. I am trying to get familiar with all the netbackup components. There are a couple of things I wanna try first. For remove: First of all, I would like to know the proper procedure to remove Netbackup client on RedHat. On ...

k2k by Level 3
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Resolved! VM restore failes with error 5

I backup VMs (Windows and Linux) using Net Backup 7, Flash-Backup Windows policy type. When I try to restore a specific VM, the restore failed with error code 5. In the restore window summary, I see the following error: 2010-10-26 11:04:39 - Critical...

grenief by Level 3
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Vault Question about Retreiving Tapes

All, Ok, I am running NetBackup 6.5.4 with Vault.  We duplicate everyday and there is a standard cron job to do run the eject and reporting for Iron Mountain to take offsite.  This is 100% automated process. Here is the issue, that I have been dealin...

NetBackup disk options

Trying to configure NetBackup to write to disks.  Without configuring NetApp FAS for (SAN or iSCSI), could I simply write the via share? I know there is a way to backup to NAS over CIFS or NFS which involves chaging the service account... Any help wo...

DRW by Level 3
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NetBackup VOLUME retention level change

Hi all: I reset the retention for an image using bpexpdate - no problem.  bpmediaelist still shows the old retention level for the media, however.  It shows the proper expiration date (to match the new retention I set), but I have a bunch of scripts ...

bills by Level 5
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Solaris 10 client for NBU 7.0

Hello, reading on the release notes for NBU 7.0.1 I see that the minimum patch level for Solaris 10 in NetBackup 7.0 is 08/07. Then the Notes colum say something like "Server has to be 08/07 or higher". It is not completely clear to me if this apply ...

Sigurdr by Level 2
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Resolved! how to Zero STU through command line

Hi Team,   I want zero STU (concurent drives) through command line. Please tell which command for this.   Master : Solaris 5.10 ( NBU 6.5.5)

Baski by Level 5
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Resolved! VTL issue

Hi, I have just installed a virtual tape library on a linux machine, then installed NBU Media server on it. NBU version 6.5 on both master/media servers and clients. I've configured the tape library from the master server (Windows 2003) and when I'm ...

virgildb by Level 4
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Multi-streams HyperV guest backup through flashbackup-window policy

Hi guys,   Does anyone know is there any way i can set the backup jobs under a single policy of the HyperV Server to multi-stream for all the VM guests within it ?   Say i have 3 Hyper-V guests in the Hyper-V server, as currently i notice the backup ...

redtail81 by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup 6.5.4 + VCB - How to add backup proxy server to NBU

Hi all, I have a working (production environment which consists of 1 NBU 6.5.4 Master server and 4 NBU 6.5.4 Media servers, all on Solaris 9. I am trying to integrate VMWare backup into our NBU backup environment. We have installed Enterprise NBU 6.5...

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Resolved! Exclude directory for VCB backup?

Hi, Is it possible to exclude directories for a particular VMs in VCB backup? Will the data stored on the tape be the same size since its a flashbackup policy? Will it have any impact on backup performance?

MohdAlim by Level 5
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What OS to use for NBU master server?

We currently have NBU 6.5.5 master server on AIX and 5 additional NBU media servers on AIX and 1 Windows 2003 media server. Overseas we have Windows master and media servers. Our AIX environment is going to be migrating to Linux (Suse). As part of a ...

jplally by Level 3
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bpdbm logs not recycling

Hi, I have NBU6.5.4 running on solaris and having hard time with the log recycle on /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/bpdbm folder. Master server host properties, clean-up, keep_logs set for 3 days but the logs are not getting deleted after 3 days. All other...

babyd by Level 4
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Activity Monitor Customization

Hi, I have upgraded the NBU environment from 6.5.3 to 6.5.4 and my Activity Monitor Customization changes are not saving. Earlier if i do some changes to GUI and close the window and login back i get the same GUI . Any idea where to look. Thanks in a...

babyd by Level 4
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Resolved! Media Written Report

Hello all,   I used to be able to use the free version of NOM to create this report, but seeing as how Symantec decided to remove that free report from the free version of OpsCenter, I don't know of any other way to get this report out of Netbackup 7...