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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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Netbackup Performance Issues.

Greetings.. I am having some performance issues that I was wondering if I could get some possible pointers on. The architecture involved here is: Master server - netbackup 6.5.4 running on windows 32bit - XEON 2.66 - 8 gigs of RAM - Dual HBA and Du...

geek1 by Not applicable
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Resolved! Solaris client install

Hi, I have a Windows 2003 Master server running at 6.5.5 I've recently added a Solaris 10 client installing the client software from cd. What is the best way of patching the solaris client up to 6.5.5. I can't seem to find a download for this activit...

Upgrade to 6.5.3 ???

Hi one of the disk was crashed from the server and we have temperorily fixed the database server with 6.5 now we want to upgrade it to 6.5.3......this is unix HP client master is Unix Solaris ... 

How could I clean up these log files

Hi All, How could I clean up these log files: 51216-231-552678154-091201-0000000000.log 51216-111-552678154-100311-0000000000.log

T_N by Level 6
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NOM on Solaris 10 x86

Does anyone know if NOM is supported for Solaris 10 x86 on AMD Opterons?  I have an install that's failing and I think the answer is no, but it was a tad confusing from the docs I read.

bmcquill by Not applicable
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Resolved! Backing up volumes in a Windows Failover Cluster

Short question:  Is it supported to define the the virtual hostname of one of your clustered applications on an Windows Cluster as a client? Story: Netbackup 7.0 Enterprise Server for Windows, 7.0 Standard Client. I have a Windows 2008 R2 Failove...

jpriddy by Level 4
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bpstart and bpend

Hi, everybody Plis, Someone can give me an example of how one configures a backup using bpstart_notify and bpend_notify? Or someone can tell me the steps to configure that kind of jobs? That is in AIX.

Luis_M by Level 3
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Resolved! Fragmentation issue after upgrade

We recently upgraded, first from 5.x to 6.x, then from 6.x to 6.5.5. Now our vault policy is producing errors (191, 1 and 306) and skipping images, when you look at the error it seems it is a fragmentation issue: 03/16/2010 19:01:42 - Critical bptm...

Resolved! regarding freeze media

Hi, I have a doubt on the media freeze state. If all the images from the media is expired and the media is in the freeze status. Then in order to strat the restore we have to intaite the media Import or else we can just start the restore. Regard R...

Resolved! Problems with NDMP and Filer

I am having issues with NBU and Netapp filer. BTW Windows 2003 (master/media server NBU 6.5) directly attached to tape lib backing up Netapp filer 270) Here are the steps taken: 1. I enabled NDMP on the filer 2. Added host on server running NBU 3....

Altria by Level 3
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Netbackup 6.5.5 SQLServer Trans Log failures Status 54

We upgraded to Netbackup 6.5.5 and since we have been having lots of issues with SQLServer trans log backups.   Sometimes they work, sometimes they error out.  The errors 3/17/2010 4:29:45 AM - Error bpbrm(pid=9493) listen for client timeout during ...

Multiple Picking Lists for Same Vault

I'm experiencing an issue where I am receiving multiple picking lists for the same vault job.  I could receive 2 to 30 picking lists, all for the same vault job, all with the same media.  The only thing different is the session id and start and end t...

Moeman by Level 4
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Resolved! Very strange error message on NetBackup 6.5.4

We have been getting this error message on the Admin Console Problems Report: Date             Time        Master Svr   Severity  JobID    Type Description 17/03/2010 07:02:37 esnbkmas  Warning     0        1536 Volume test:Internal_16 is down (not ...

gregsih by Level 4
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Kindly Help to Solve VCB on NBU 7.0 - system call failed(11)

I try to backup GuestOS(Win2K3) on ESX 4.0 with NBU7.0 and found this error code, Pls advice 3/17/2010 4:51:01 PM - requesting resource Any 3/17/2010 4:51:01 PM - requesting resource VCB Proxy.NBU_CLIENT.MAXJOBS.GuestOS 3/17/2010 4:51:01 PM - reques...

SGT by Level 2
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Netbackup VCB

Dear All, in a scenario, i have to install NBU Master Server and have to take backup of ESX virtual machines. will someone help me out step by step, how should i move. from where can i donwload VCB? what is this VCB and from where can i download...

Jobs hung in active and queued state for hours

We have faced same problem today  , Jobs in the Activity Monitor are static / hung / stuck / frozen in either an " Active " or " Queued " state I’ve Check Nbdb_ping EMM database online, and ive make full validation  Bpstulist ... storage unit viewab...

m3lyan by Level 3
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Staging Area's

Hi, Is there anyway to see the how long the data on the staging area is available for? In Ops Mon or using the console? I am trying to make a comparison between our old and new staging area's. I have done some  restores but would like a better sol...

Resolved! NetBackup not looking at the right server

Has anyone ever seen this? We have a number of clusters of 2 servers each, active and passive. When we get a request to back one up, we load the client on both servers and create the policy to backup the with the cluster name, that way it will always...