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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! Error 2 Backup too large DB - SQL

Hi all,I have a problem with a too large DB. In the past the script the script has always worked but since a few days it returns error 2 on a given DB both for the Differential and for the transactional log.This is the script:OPERATION BACKUPDATABASE...

Resolved! /opt/openv/netbackup/db is above threshold

Hello All, /opt/openv/netbackup/db is above threshold.Upon checking below files consuming more space. As I checked those files has been backed in catalog backup. Can you please suggest how action need to perform to reduce the threshold/dev/mapper/cre...

Which type of Azure storage?

Hi Guys,There are very few details for using Azure as a target for backup.Just wondering if we can user Azure Cool storage or we have to use hot ??any link or thoughts?ThanksJaiMD

JaiMD by Level 1
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NB 7.7.2 bpplschedrep issue - created duplicate phantom policy

Hey fellow guru's,I'm a long time fellow NetBackup geek, under a new profile due to a change in employment.  I've stumbled onto something I've not seen before, and so far, my google fu coupled with my years of working with NB is more foo than anythin...

Thoth by Level 3
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Resolved! Need assistance on NetBackup 5.1

Hi All, We are having NetBackup Master server running @5.1. Issue is when there are no active jobs in netbackup or server is idle for some time the next scheduled jobs are not starting immediately and taking more than 2 - 3 hours to update the job in...

RK1982 by Level 3
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Re: Netbackup 200+ Java Process are running

Huh, 5 years later and I am seeing the same issue on a 8.1.1 (not 8.1.2) 5240 appliance master.  It appears to occur randomly and I am unable to reproduce it on demand.  This is the only appliance we are using as a master and we have never seen the i...

Error Code 25 - Cannot connect on socket

Hello All, I am having issue with one of the client that i am adding it first time in Backup. Master :- Win 2008 R2 ,NBU - 7.7.3Client :- win 2012 R2 , NBU - 7.7.3Bptestbpcd is failing from Master to client.Below are the list of troubleshooting that ...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Azure Cloud Catalyst Configuration

We want to deploy Cloud Catalyst in our environement with Azure. We have couple of queries around the same:1) Azure has a limit of 100TB per container. Can we add multiple container within same Cloud Catalyst?2) End-to-End data encryption in Cloud Ca...

vmware policy parameters

There is a parameter GENERATION inside db/class/<policy>/info, which changes when a policy is modfified.Could anyone please give me some information about, what this parameter GENERATION is about ?

cp3 by Level 1
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Resolved! NetBackup Deduplication Multi-Threaded Agent service terminated

Hello everyone,since updating our NetBackup Agents from 8.0 to 8.1.1 on some SQL Servers we receive the following error message after every single database backup:First informational messsage (ID 7036):The NetBackup Deduplication Multi-Threaded Agent...

Import catalog tapes from old Master to my current master.

Hello,I have to do a restore from a old server. That server is in another Master catalog and I only have the catalog tapes and the tapes with all the backups, that master server is gone and no longer accessible. Can I import the catalog tapes to my c...

SCCM automation using silentclient.cmd 8.1.1

*** I tried to do a search in Vox for silentclient.cmd usage with 8.1.x version but the results were not what I'm looking for (the queries were pre 8.x) ***I configured the silentclient.cmd options file with Master server fingerprint and Authorizatio...

X2 by Moderator
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VxUpdate how to prevent JAVA installation

we have updated our Test server to 8.1.2  (Linux) and i try to do some tests.As described in the Installation Docu we don't install the JAVA part if we install a client. (We have renamed the file)How is this working with the VXupdate? I think it will...

Kai_8z by Level 3
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Netbackup asks for old images while restoring a Oracle RAC database

I´m trying to restore an oracle database (ORACLE RAC enviroment), the configuration is Failover name exists and backup is load balancedWhen I try to restore the job keeps asking me for old images, I´m trying to restore from the last full backup (15-n...

AndresV by VIP
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Resolved! SAN drives getting down in netbackup

Hi Team,We have Netbackup 8.1 on master. Currently the tape drives are getting down on one SAN media server and which is a shared drive. Need your help to resolve.How we can identify if the drives are misconfigured and how to solve them back. /usr/op...

Resolved! decommission a media server appliance

Hello, I am busy to decommission an media server appliance. Before I pull it out of Netbackup I am duplicating the images to another appliance. I scripted it. I have first made a list with images which are on the appliance. From that I made a script ...

Errno = 2: No such file or directory

Hello!Could you help to understand cause of stream interruption of raw data.Nov 16, 2018 4:58:03 PM - Warning bpbrm (pid=8920) from client ombs: WRN - /devices/scsi_vhci/disk@g600601608d803400cf626a191adae811:a,raw is a character special file. Backin...

Resolved! VM restore to alternate Vcenter error 2820

Hi All,Good day to all.I am trying to restore a VM to alternate Vcenter which is giving an error 2820 though the pre-recovery check ran fine. The nbu version is 7.6 and ESXi of alternate vcenter is 6.5. Please suggest.Let me know what more informatio...