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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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'Cannot connect on socket' when trying to restore VMDK

We use Netbackup 6.5.5 and VSphere 4.0, and backup our virtual machines with VMCB - a server acts as both the vmcb proxy and a media server (call it VMCB01) I am trying to restore a virtual machine from late last week - the whole machine, not a part...

Resolved! bpplschedwin

When I set a calendar based schedule in gui then check my debug log I see that the bpplschedwin command does the work, I am trying to understand the parameters it uses and how it works. This is on a Netbackup version running on a Solaris 10 b...

reggiej by Level 3
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Tru64Unix dropped in Netbackup 7

There is no Netbackup version 7 client for Tru64Unix. Our company is still using a lot of Tru64Unix. We are running all our Oracle databases on this platform. Since it's unclear in which direction Oracle is going (Linux or Solaris, now that they bou...

Peter_Jakobs by Level 5
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Where can I get the 6.5.4 32 bit Client?

I'm trying to install a client from 6.5 to 6.5.4 to try and troubleshoot a connection (54) error, can someone provide me with a link to a download of the client only?

Netbackup Client 6.5 for RHEL 5.3 (64-bit)

Hello, I have configured New Netbackup 6.5 Server and I want to install NB Client on my new RHEL 5.3 (64-bit), can any one suggest me which Netbackup client to install and where can download? Thanks!! SUDU 

Duplication failed with a error 85 .... but why?

Hi all, I came across an unusual (or so it seems) error on a ducplication job the other day.  I was very surprised to see this happen, and the vast majority of the time these processes finish with a 0.  ----- 02/03/2010 14:21:29 - Critical bptm (p...

C_J_Hund by Level 4
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Resolved! Problem downloading NBU 7 Troubleshooting Guide

Has anyone else managed to download NBU 7 Troubleshooting Guide? I have started downloading NBU 7 docs and have managed to download about 10 so far. This URL is pr...

Marianne by Moderator
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Solaris 6.5 to 6.5.3 upgrade issues

Hi, Trying to upgrade my Solaris x86 Master from 6.5 to 6.5.3. For some reason it just keeps failing asking for the 6.5.3 CLT and vice versa for the master server patch...they are all there. I've done multiple deletes, re-downloaded, etc, tried wi...

Media Multiplexing

I have a example that I want to share about Media Multiplexing; PS-MPX - Policy Media Multiplexing                       TD-MPX - Tape Media Multiplexing Example TD-MPX = 30 Policy A - PS-MPX = 2 Policy B - PS-MPX = 8 Policy A - 4 Jobs Policy B ...

NDMP backup of filer does not make use of multi-plexing?

Hello, Attemping to backup a couple netapp filers via Remote NDMP with data totaling ~14TB. The drives are NOT directly connected to the filers. The filers were previously backed up by mounting each volume/qtree as NFS on the master server (solar...

afacey by Level 4
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Install Windows 64bit Boot server

Hi Everyone, I know that netbackup only supports BMR on 64Bit machines from Netbackup 6.5.4 and upward. I upgraded recently to 6.5.5 but i don't see the option to install BMR boot server. In Linux, I was pretty easy as there was a separate download f...

Migrating lto1 to lto2 then to lto4

I have a new lto4 tape library and need to move some archive data from several lto1 tapes to lto2 media so that I can then migrate it to lto4 media.  At least, that is the plan.  I have one lto4 library and two lto2 libraries.  I don't have a library...

Resolved! Redirecting restore to Master Server folder not working

NetBackup Enterprise Server 6.5.3 on Windows 2003 64bit - I'm attempting to test the integrity of some tapes by running a test restore and I don't want the files restored to the client they came from. I'm running Backup, Archive, and Restore from the...

radsitt by Level 2
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Redirected restore not working

NetBackup 6.5.3 Enterprise Master Server - attempting to run a test restore to test the integrity of my tapes and I don't want the file restored back to the client.  I want to redirect the file to be restored to a folder I created on the Master serve...

radsitt by Level 2
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Netbackup deosn't eject tape after job

Hi.  We have Veritas Netbackup 6.5 and we are having problems with the tapes.  Netbackup do not eject the tapes until they are full.  We need that the tapes are ejected after the job are completed for audit porpuse.  Is their a way that we can change...