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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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NDMP Help !!

GUYS ,,   Need you help in understanding how NDMP is sonfigured in my new confused :(   1. We have a new NAS filer backing up via NDMP storage unit  having tape drives attached to some older filer which is not in use ? 2. We ...

nbuno by Level 6
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Resolved! Transaction Logs not clearing

We are using NetBackup 7.0 and Domino 8.5.1 with DAOS and Transaction logging enabled.  Based on running a backup, we need to know what policy will be need to backup up the data directory to include all mail databases, backup up DAOS directory, along...

VMware full backup fails with error 11

My customer is getting the following when running a vStorage VMware full backup. I have not been able to find any information on the VIXAPI freeze error.   08:23:53.433 [3740.3744] <4> bpfis: INF - Deleted mount point C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBack...

plslakewood by Level 4
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TLDD spitting out errors:open failed in io_open

Solaris10 media and mastrer, netb 7.0.1, lto4 in sl500 robot, sso with 4 other sol media servers (running 6.5.4) plus two ndmp hosts.   Ive turned on logging in vm.conf to investigate an issue with 7.0.1 and have noticed other errors are appearing: N...

Resolved! Netbackup 7.0 for oracle backups fails with status code 6

Dear friends, we are testing netbackup 7.0 for oracle. After installing oracle & netbackup client on RHEL 5 & doing prerequists like oracle_link script for linking oracle with netbackup. We have created template successfully but when we run backup jo...

Errors when creating flashbackups

Keep getting the following pop warning when creating new flashbackup policies:  "Policy validation checks for the advanced client configuration failed. Advanced client backups cannot be performed until configured correctly.   Details: Policy: <POLICY...

j083418 by Level 5
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Full backup completes but not all data backed up

Recently went to do a restore and noticed that the folders on the root of the drive were backed up but one folder in particular (which had over 500GB of data) was backed up but there was nothing in this folder althought there is over 500GB of data in...

Leecabs by Level 4
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Do Oracle & Netbackup 6.5.6 work togehter?

The latest symantec compability matrix states, that the Oracle version 11gR2 is compatibel to Netbackup 6.5.6. Does this also include the newest version of Oracle: In the past we had some problems with the backup after upgrading Oracle data...

looser by Not applicable
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how to migrate disk pool ( puredisk pddo)

Netbackup master 6.5.4 with PDDO Netbackup media 6.5.4 x 3 with PDDO Puredisk server 6.5.1   How to migrate disk pool (Puredisk 6.5.1) from one hardware to another. Based on Netbackup upgrade guide , PDDO agent is required to uninstall before upgradi...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! RESTORE failing with error 12

master 5.1, OS solaris  media 5.1 OS solaris ,client 5.1 OS win bpbrm log from media server 13:17:14.265 [23443] <2> hosts_equal: hostnames DO NOT compare 13:17:14.266 [23443] <2> hosts_equal: name1=a11  name2=asm 13:17:14.266 [23443] <2> hosts_equ...

rookie11 by Moderator
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SLP vs Vault

Hi,    SLP or Vault is more appropriate to be used for duplication ?    Thank you.

Sean_- by Level 5
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Backing up databases.

Hi, I'm setting up a new netbackup 7.0 system. I'm having a few issues with the policies backing up several MSSQL server. The system takes backup of about 3000 databases in total. Most of them very small, and little change from day to day. The larges...

Resolved! can we change the default location of Netbackup Logs?

Hi, On quite a few occasions i have run into the problem where the size of thenetbackup logs  has impacted the free space on the drives.Usually we delete the old logs to regain the space. I was wondering is there any way that the default location of ...

Kisad by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup upgrde from 6.5 to 7 on Oracle Solaris 10

Hi All,   I am going for another upgradation of Netbackup 6.5 to 7. The old master /media server(i.e. Netbackup 6.0 MP4) have the paltform of Suse Linux 9, and taking the backup of database  on solaris platform. Database were all in SAN storage. Now,...

Do I need to create the Boot CD for each restore?

Hi, Do I need to create the Boot CD for each restore?   Once I execute the "Prepare-To-Restore", do I need to create particular Boot CD for that client? or I could use a generic Boot CD ?   Thanks.

Sean_- by Level 5
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Is there a way to stop the VMware scan during office hours?

As I start setting up my VMware backups through NetBackup policies I find the background VMware scan takes about an hour to complete.  If I try and add new clients whilst the scan is running using the "browse client" function it has to wait until the...

Resolved! NB 7.01 QUESTIONS

I've had my hands on NetBackup on and off since version 4.5 and was educated during that time by UNIX admins who had become quite versed at the product so I know many features may only be accessible via the command line but I find myself stumped with...

bplist output fields?

I'm a NB newb, and I've been looking all over Google, NB doc, forums etc. looking for an explanation of the fields in the bplist output, but am not finding anything.  I even found an explanation for bpflist, which is an undocumented command, but noth...

dmj12031 by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup Client Install Interupted6.5.4

Hi All, We are trying to upgrade client running window server 2k3 from 6.0 to 6.5.4. The installation gets aborted stating "The installation was interrupted before it could be completed". The client server is running citrix application on it and the ...

Siddesh by Level 3
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