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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Is set_ndmp_attr command not present in NBU 7 ?

Hi Guys, I'm trying to troubleshoot a NDMP backup failure with status code 98. I'was looking to execute the command set_ndmp_attr to verify ndmp settings but it seems that its not present in Netbackup 7. Can anyone please confirm and help. NetBackup ...

Kisad by Level 5
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Install Netbackup Access Management

Hi All, I want to install Netbackup Access management on my netbackup system ., netbackup 7.0 system is Windows HA for Master server , there is two Nodes for Master server layer so how I can install NBAC?   Regards.

Ialahmad by Level 5
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How to view backup contents

  We have Netbackup 6.5 installed on a Redhat Linux server. How can I use command line to show  what directories and files of a client server have been backed up to tape? I can see them from netbackup console GUI, but since there are too many files, ...

NetBackup - some jobs fail with Status 156 or Status 150

I am having a problem backing a couple of Windows servers, both of which generate either a Status 156 or Status 150 error. The backup job fails on a volume that contains between 400 and 600GB of data, and one of the servers has a folder that contains...

Resolved! accidentally expired offsite tape - can it be recovered?

I accidentally expired the wrong media in netbackup 7.0.1 and now it's gone to the scratch pool.  Can I import it back and do I need to recall the media to do it?  Would someone also be kind enough to show me a link on how to do this on a Windows Ser...

NBU7 bpps -a documented but not implemented?

Hi, New to NetBackup, I read ebooks and view eTraining (STS accreditation track). On some of them (at least NBU7 administration - Part1 - Lesson 2), some slides say that a "bpps -a" command will list all services. I had a try at this command and it...

Altimate1 by Level 6
Partner Accredited
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Need your valuable suggestions

Hi All, Current Backup Environment overview: Onsite :  Windows 2008-R2 Netbackup 7.0 Master server with cluster environment ,  2 physical tape library and 4 virtual tape library . Offsite : Windows 2003-64 Netbackup 7.0 Master server , 1 Physical tap...

Rajesh_s1 by Level 6
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Resolved! Veritas Netbackup 6.5.4 and VCB

Hi all! We are currently creating a test environment for Netbackup 6.5.4 integration with VCB backup ( ESX version 4.0 U2, VCB version 1.5 U1). We already have Netbackup UNIX 6.5.4 environment currently in production (all current master and media ser...

posie80 by Level 4
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Backup successful with 32Kb

Hi I observered some backups are completed with just 32Kb or some time 256 kB. Master,Media and client(sun 5.10) are 6.5.5 Actually the date on backup selection is more than 1 GB. I think it takes the path lenght instead of actual data. Can any one a...

Baski by Level 5
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Resolved! Need your valuable suggessions

Brief background: 1. We have netbackup mater 7.0 installed on a Windows 2008 x86-64 SP1 virtual machine 2. There are two virtual HBA cards (Hardware used for virtualization is CISCO UCS B200 blades) 3. We have a physical TL (TS3200) and a VT...

Sriram by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup, Archive, and Restore

For the last two restores I've run I've noticed that the Overwrite existing files option has been checked and the option is greyed out so the check mark can't be cleared.  I now have a restore I thought the default was to not overwrite existing files...

m8l5e7 by Level 2
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Resolved! AIX GPFS file systems and netbackup support

Only thing I found was about a year ago concening gpfs.  Has there been any changes in the support of these file systems.  We're getting error 13's on multiple systems, all for the same mount point.  My gut feeling is NBU cannot deal with the file lo...

js88699 by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup 7 PureDisk disk pool size

We are currently running Netbackup 7 on Windows 2003, and set up 2TB disk to test the dedup disk pool. We like how it is running and would like to move all of our servers in to it, but need more space. In the past with AdvancedDisk you could create 2...

How to report job restarts, NBU 6.5

Hey, Is there a way to get a report of, or create an output of, each time a backup job has to restart (regardless of why it has to restart)? While monitoring the Activity Monitor, I frequently see jobs that have "failed" and be re-queued...but once t...

Resolved! RE: activity job monitor

  Hi Team, I am using NBU 6.5.4 on linux   My old backup jobs are not showing in the activity monitor, they are replaced but I want those information because I need to report my team   any one know how can I get the info of old backups (as they appea...

EV powershell script for set and clear mode

When i run the set script for index and vault store, i will take about 3 to 4 min for the script to complete successful which is abnormal. Normally i can run the set script less than one minute. Is my script cofnigure wrongly? Please advise.    C:\Wi...

demo4119 by Level 6
Partner Accredited Certified
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Netbackup Socket Error

Good Morning All,   I have Netbackup 6.5.4 server (windows server 2003 standard OS) and all clients (one client is windows server 2003 standard another is 2008) are at the same level.  A couople of weeks ago 2 of the 35 servers this machine backs up ...

mrtba by Level 4
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Resolved! Tape Drives have the wrong name

I am doing a consolidated VMWARE backup using a proxy windows server. I had 12 drives assigned on a EMC DL3D for use. They show up on the proxy server as IBM ultrium tape drives. I assigned 6 more tape drives from the DL3D. They are also IBM ultrium ...

Resolved! Steps to Uninstall Netbackup for Oracle agent

Hi All, I need to install Netbackup for Oracle agent on one of our solaris server. For that i need to know the backout plan. How can i uninstall the agent which was installed just in case if we landed in trouble during the installation or after insta...

Resolved! Basic Disk cleanup.

netbackup version: 6.5.5 OS version HP-UX 11.23  IA64 I have a basic disk that is not starting an image cleanup when it reaches the highwater mark.  Does anyone know if there is a  command to issue to get an image cleanup to run for the disk?