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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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How to Configure a VMware Policy on NBU 7?

Hello All, A customer has created a VMWare policy that has nbd as the transfer type.  This works fine.  He wants to try using "san" as a transfer type since the NBU VMware Admin Guide says nbd is slower than FC. Q:  Do we have to map via FC the VM...

DFS for Windows clients in NetBackup 6.5 Solaris server policies?

Hello Experts, I have NetBackup 6.5.3 on a Solaris master and media server. Instead of using host, volume and folder names to configure policies for my Windows clients, could I use DFS notation? My Windows admins tell me that a DFS name doesn't spe...

Glo by Level 4
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Resolved! Quantum Scalar / HP ultrium Drivers

Hello! I am unable to find the drivers for my Scalar 50 robot with HP ultrium drives in it. Am I being terribly thick? I am using NBU 7 on Windows server 2008R2 x64 Enterprise edition. I understand I need to get symantec drivers rather than the Qu...

Resolved! Exporting Policy Schedules

I've been handed the task of determining all of our scheduled backup policies and I'm having some difficulties because it seems the previous admin was using both the java admin console 6.5.4 and the standard netbackup admin console 6.5.4.  I was abl...

NBAC Authorization problem

Can someone advice about following error? I am trying to do bpnbaz -SetupSecurity <FQ NetBackup Virtual Name> -server <FQ AZ Virtual Name) and after putting all parameters it gives my following error "Unexpected error 47 occurred" After tak...

kadi by Level 3
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we want to know backup size, directory wise for a client.

we want to know few commands that help us to find following---- (1) to know the size, tape info for all directories backed for for a paricular client between two dates in a month. (2) to query database to know the contents of a tape containing back...

Rvashisht by Level 3
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Netbackup Volume Manager

All, We have Netbackup 6.5 running under Solaris 10 update 2 as Operating System. Now, We want to upgrade Solaris to Solaris 10 update 6. 1.  After Operating system upgraded , Is VVM ( Veritas volume Manager ) and netbackup should be reconfigure? 2....

Alit by Level 3
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Regarding NDMP

HI All, I am not aware of the terminology of NDMP. In our environment there is problem occurred in our dedicated tape drive which takes the backup of one of our NAS box. Please let me know if we can take the NAS box backup through a shared tape dr...

Netbackup BMR

I am tring to create solaris 64 bit Image through NEtbackup BMR and try to restore same server as well as alternate server . Below is Netbackup componetnt and version 1) Nnetbackup Master server ( Windows ) :- 6.5.6 2)Netbackup Boot server :-      ...

vinods by Level 5
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NBU flashbackup and catelog file

If I implement Flashbackup to speed backups of millions of files, can I expect the size of the catalog to decrease?  I would think so, however since Flashbackup provides the ability to restore individual files, I assume this info would be stored in t...

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Resolved! PBX License

I am just curious about PBX in NetBackup 6.x.  Does it require a license to work?  We upgrade from 6.0 MP4 to 6.5.5 and the PBX version got upgraded in the process.  Now when we look at the output of the license information this what we see.  Is this...

patel_b by Level 2
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Hi,    Can any one share me the steps am I need to follow in NOM configuration on solaris or in windows

Full VM VCB Restore fails with error 5

My setup is vcb 1.5, netbackup 6.5.5, converter 3.0.2 update 1, ESX 4 and win 2k3 sp2 for proxy and master servers. My full VM VCB restore fails with status code 5 after running more than 15 hours to restore a 30GB VM. Backup takes less than 5 min. ...

oughck by Level 4
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