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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! Question about Netbackup 7

Hi All: We are in the midst of planning Symantec Netbackup 7 implementation for Oracle database RAC installation.  It will be 3 nodes database servers with a SAN storage.  I would like to know if Netbackup is able to backup Oracle database from SAN s...

ahk_sim by Level 2
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Bare Metal Restore

Would love to hear any feedback about your experience with BMR.  Implementations, upgrades, planning, etc.   Anyone out there using BMR heavily in your Netbackup domains?  I would love to hear the feedback you have on the stategy that led to using BM...

Resolved! Problem installing NBU7 client in RedHat5

Hi everybody: In first place thank you for read this discussion, I'm very list woth this problem and can't find a solution. My situation is the following: I have a NBU7.0.1 Master Server installed in a RedHat Enterprise Linux (mpavlapsvr005_nbu), wit...

edumls by Level 2
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Resolved! Status code 1

I'm getting a status code 1 from a full back of a Domain Controller (Windows 2008). Having looked at the job log it looks like the system state is the issue. The version of Netbackup is 6.5.4 and the selection for backup is 'ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES'.   Wond...

j083418 by Level 5
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Show all backups in Backup, Archive and Restore

Hi, my NBU console is version 7 running on Windows 2008 R2. I can launch Backup, Archive and Restore interface from the console. After I select a client, I can see all of its backups in NetBackup History section. However, they are in graphical view. ...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! 2 tapes with the same barcode issue

Hello. I have the error:   Media in slot 115 has the same barcode (12345) as the media in slot 184 But I can't see these slots trough NB interface - they just missing. How can I force the eject (maybe some command).   My master server is on HP-UX.   ...

Indjev by Level 4
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Resolved! Unble to choose restore destination

Hi, I have an issue when I do a restore. I start Backup, Archive and Restore interface in master server and select the client which contains the file I want to restore as source.  However, I am unable to choose the destination. It shows destination a...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! Starting backup job from 6.5 client to 7 Master Server.

Hi, I have NBU 7.0 as Master and MEdia Server on Solaris 10(64bit). I have a client of RHEL 5 (32bit) nad I have installed client 6.5. The problem is that when I am starting backup from Server side it was through (i.e backup completes). But when I st...

Resolved! Forgot to label cleaning tape

Hi, A cleaning tape was accidentally inserted to tape library without label. The cleaning tape is not shown in netbackup admin console. Any advice?   Thanks in advance. YC

YC by Level 4
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Resolved! NetBackup to perform Folder only backup

Dear all,   May i know can Netbackup perform the folder structure backup and skip all the files inside the folder? Why we want to do this is because we want to have a folder structure with all the ACL.

Resolved! bpclntcmd

I'm configuring a client server and testing connectivity when I run bptestbprd on the master it returns data as expected when I run blclntcmd on the client and I get root@dbs01 # /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpclntcmd -pn   expecting response from serve...

Resolved! vm.conf

What is the main use of vm.conf file in NBU ?

Resolved! difference between prtdiag and ioscan

hi folks,   i need to know how we scan peripherals in unix boxes. Like we perform scanning in device manager on windows boxes. we don't have access to unix boxes in our environment. I want the reply for both solaris and hp boxes.   please reply, than...

Pinku by Level 5
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tape capacity

We have net app san's we use netbackup 6.5.4 ndmp the tape drives dell ML6000 tapes lto 3 400/800   what is the maximum capacity of the tape drive we don't seem to be able to compress the data and we seem only to get between 545 gb and 604 gb   If yo...

DR of Windows 2008 R2 on HP server

Hi, I need help from some one that have been working on DR on HP server and Windows 2008 R2. I've been working on this for a while now. Also with support. But no luck. In my test environment I have a HP DL 380 G6. I install the server using Origina...

Resolved! Need Download Link for Ops Center Agent for Netbackup 6.5 Unix

Hi , I have recently installed symantec Opscenter Version 7.0.1 and configured it in my environment.It is able to pull up reports from my Netbackup Environment which is running on NBU version 7.However we have a few Netbackup Servers which are runnin...

Kisad by Level 5
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Resolved! Exchange 2007 CCR Backups

Our exchange team are in the process of setting up a test Exchange environment to move from 2003 to 2007 on Win 2008R2 and they want to test the backups. As it happens I'm in the process of working my way through testing Netbackup 7 against a number ...