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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! Restore Issue on Ubuntu 10.04 64 bit client running 6.5.4

I can run a backup from this machine but when I run a restore to the client (same server/client configuration), I get a socket read failed error.   Below are the server and client logs but they're not helping me.  Any insight would be great!  Remembe...

jlord8 by Level 3
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Exchange 2010 SP1 and NBU 7.0 logs not truncating

Has anybody successfully backed up an Exchange 2010 SP1 environemnt with a DAG and/or single database such as a public folder database with version 7.0?  We are having an issue where log files don't always truncate and when they do it still keeps sev...

Resolved! SQLCOMPRESSION TRUE on 7.0.1

Hello everyone, Does anyone tried this new feature in 7.0.1? I just tried this in test environment this morning and its working just fine, got 84% compression ratio and it took half the time to backup and restore. Problem is, the DBA sent me these re...

Resolved! Oracle RAC on AIX

Hi All,   Needs some feedback on this configuration's support/compatibility as a netbackup client with the oracle agent.   NBU 6.5.x AIX 5.3 TL 11 Oracle 10g RAC GPFS   Can I back it up using RMAN (via oracle agent) or is the FS a delimiting...

RiaanBadenhorst by Moderator
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Vstorage backup via NBD failed with system call

Hi Netbackup 7.01 Vpshere 4.0   I having this backup error 11 after (23 gb) of backup via network .Below is the error . Please advise .   11/3/2010 8:33:45 PM - connected; connect time: 00:00:00 11/3/2010 8:33:46 PM - mounting 000011 11/3/2010 8:34:3...

demo4119 by Level 6
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socket write failed(24) on win 2008 R2 64bit while backup

backing up win 2008 filesystem failing with socket write failed(24). NBU version is 6.5.6 logs at client shows this error: FTL - SocketWriteException: send() call failed, could not write data to the socket, possible broken connection. when backing...

Resolved! status code 69

Lotus domino backup failing with status code 69   guidence is required for configuring  Lotus Domino backup on windows 2003 media server and lotus server are on windows platform. lotus version 8.5

Jomy by Level 5
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Upgrade of Netbackup 6.5 to 7

Dear All, Hope everything is fine. I'll start a project of upgradation of Netbackup 6.5 to 7. Currently they have Netbackupp 6.5 on Susi Linux 10 64bit. They have SAN storage of netApp 3020 as primery and Netapp 6030 as secondary(means all the SAn ba...

mapped network drive backup

Hi All,   i run NBU 7.0 on windows 2003 enterprise server. i need to backup a mapped network drive on one of my windows 2003 server. i configured " ALL LOCAL DRIVES" backup selection. but the drive was not backed up.   what else do i need to configur...

ayodeji by Level 6
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Resolved! LTO 3 Virtual Tape with maximum size 200GB

Is it any issue/problem for netbackup to backup to LTO 3 Virtual tape, but on VTL we create maximum size = 200GB for LTO3 Virtual Tape? Why we set the size max 200GB for the virtual tape on our VTL because we implemented VTL compression (1:3 ratio). ...

Restarting services on a Media server from a master server

I am using Netbackup 6.5.4 and is there a command in NBU 6.5.4  - with which we can start and stop services on a media server associated with it. We are able to bring up drives using -h attribute in a tpconfig and vmoprcmd command to detect and opera...

Deepak_G by Level 6
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Resolved! NetBackup vStorage API backup vs Windows Dynamic Disks

Hi Guys,   Does anyone know anything about NetBackup using vStorage API backup virtual machines with windows dynamic disks?   For the legacy reasons, some of those virtual machines in the production environment have windows dynamic disks.  All the VM...

NetBackup metadata in backup catalog

Would anyone know what information for each file is stored within the NB catalog and if there is any way of listing it? I know bpcatlist list image files but we are trying to find out what exactly is stored within the catalog per file (name, date, ti...

Resolved! Media has no expiration date but is not being used by pool

Hi, We are using Netbackup 6.5.4 and I have a monthly backup pool which has tapes 632,634 and 635 with no expiration date. It has an assigned date and between 4-5 mounts but has no data. Is there any way I can find out why Netbackup is not using thes...

npolite by Level 5
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Resolved! Advanced disk pool options

I am building a new netbackup 6.5 environment on windows platform. I have 1 master server (virtual machine) I have 2 media servers (physical machines), each media server has 9x 1TB drives allocated. I have exchange, NDMP, SQL, etc, data to backup. My...

Resolved! Replication using Netbackup?

Hello All, I am new to NetBackup and would like to know is it possbile to replicate my Solaris SPARC 10 server A to B in realtime over a WAN/DSL link using netbackup 7' and its add on/built-in software feature called RealTime? I have SL24 tape librar...

unixlife by Level 4
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Resolved! RE: retention and expiration

Hi Team, I have taken backup of my RedHat systtems using NBU 6.5.4   but i put the retention period as 2  weeks and in the volumepool voulme( tape ) shows the expiration date in 2 weeks. i am doing a full backup on these machines if in the future I n...

Resolved! Advanced Disk Setup

Netbackup 6.5 Having issues setting up advanced disk, I have the right license "flexible disk option" and its enabled as an active license. But I cannot create a advanced disk pool, there is no option for it when I run the configure disk pool wizard?...