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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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backup strategy for Mimosa email archieving

We are looking to deploy Mimosa email achieving solutions. NBU currently only offers plug in the Evault and I wanted to see if someone was backing up Mimosa’s archieving solution and can share their How to’s? Thanks!

Netware Backup issues

Hi All Would like to pick your brains. Novell Netware 6.5 backups usikng Netbackup 6.5.4. Target based backups seem to back up volumes mulitple times. Each volume is specified seperately, but backs up all the volumes on any client. Has anyone seen th...

graham_brown1 by Level 2
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Resolved! Error when installing NBU7 on HPUX

When I install NBU7 on HPUX B.11.11, just after typing  license key, it turned out erro as below: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ A NetBackup Server...

xhawk by Level 4
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NBU 6.5 Failing Client Push to workstations

Since deploying a new server with NetBackUp 6.5.5, we have never actually been able to use push the client software out to a PC. The NBU wizard sees the PC in our domain, but fails with "cannot connect to client computer". A slight inconvenience, but...

Highly Resilient NBU Environment

Hi All, does anyone know of a step by step guide for setting up clustered master servers and replicated catalogs over a WAN using VCS, SFHA and VVR? I am trying valiantly to struggle through the 1900 pages in these 3 manuals, but I don't know where ...

Resolved! Restore Error

Good Day, I have a problem restoring data from old backup tapes. I am running NB 6.5 on windows 2003 we had a LTO 2 library and replaced that with a LTO 4 library and now when I want to restore data from the LTO 2 tapes i get the following error me...

NolanE by Level 4
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Resolved! how to move images from one server to different server

Hi, We have two master servers   old (5.0) and new (6.0).from old master server we have deleted the one of UNIX client and added the client in to the new master server. Please tell me how to move client images from old master server to new master ser...

challa_007 by Level 3
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Resolved! Roll back plan for upgrade netbackup 6.5 from NB5.1

Hello All Quick query. After upgrading to netbackup 6.5 from Netbackup 5.1 MP5 how can i roll back it back to Netbackup 5.1 if something goes wrong Do i only need to restore catalog backup or have to do more settings to get back my live Netbackup ...

Error on restore

Hi, I'm restoring a server for a DR test, the job completes but does so with some errors such as this 16/06/2010 22:08:46 - begin reading 16/06/2010 22:08:50 - Error bpbrm(pid=2188) socket read failed, An existing connection was forcibly close...

Resolved! Migrating NBU 7.0 to a differnt Server + OS

Currently we are running NBU 7.0 on Windows 2003 Server Standard edition 32bit and we want to migrate the software ans STUs to: Windows Server 2008 R2 64bit What are the best steps involved in doing this?

Allow multiple backup jobs

Currently we are backing up, up to 15 NBU clients, scheduled between 9pm and 6am. And Each client sits in a queue until the one before it completes. Basically only 1 is running at a time. Is there a way to allow multiple backup jobs to takeplace at ...

Netbackup Master server in cluster

Hi, I have two Netbackup master/Media server running in cluster environment, I want to convert this cluster netbackup to standalone netbackup server. Can any one send me the detail procedure for converting cluster netbackup to standalone netbackup. ...

kami by Level 2
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Status Code 2 with SharePoint 2007 Backups

I am receiving a status code 2 with my SharePoint Backups.  My environment consists of a Master/Media server running Windows Enterprise Server 2008 64 bit, SQL 2005 and NetBackup 7.  I have a Windows Enterprise Server 2008 32 bit box running the Shar...

Backing up VM clients via snapshot

I'm having troubles backing up VM clients via snapshots, i want to be able to restore a VM machine from a backup. I go through the wizard, enter in the server name for the VM machine, when i choose to select from a list of the VMs it brings up a soc...

Performance Tuning for Vault Duplication jobs?

I'm using NBU 6.5.4 on both the Unix and Windows platforms, and have questions regarding Duplication job tuning.  I know that there are ways to tune the duplication jobs created by disk storage staging -- by default those duplication jobs are small...

hseitz by Level 2
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Resolved! Restore job hangs and does not fail...

At least not in the activity monitor.  You can see a status 85 in the bptm log from the media server. This is occurring for more than one tape as you can see below so I'm guessing this is not bad media.  I thought it most likely a SIZE_DATA_BUFFER is...

Android by Level 6
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VM backup Help

Ok I need some help. My VM server Admin wants me to backup a folder on a VM server. Problem is I can't install the Backkup Client on the host "which is were the files are" I have the path to the folder but if I try to Map a network Drive Veritas ...