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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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Resolved! MaxDb Log

Good Day,   I need some help with my MaxDB backups, the database backs via the backint utility but the log does not clear after the backup.   is there a setting or something I need to add in the config file to truncate the log.   I use Netbackup 6.5 ...

NolanE by Level 4
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NetBackup Organization

Just curious how everyone organizes their policies? I've read a couple articles, mentioning ideas to create one policy for each type of policy (MS-Windows, MS-SQL, etc.). Another one described the idea of creating one policy for each server. In my ...

dssu not duplicating

NetBackup 6.5.5 So, after some previous testing which worked well....I set up a few DSSU storage units, although on another set of media servers. The backups going to the disk part has been fine.  However, NetBackup isn't doing the duplication step...

1 rman job creates multiple jobs in Netbackup

I have an RMAN job that gets run by the DBA using a script. When she runs one backup, the NetBackup console shows multiple jobs. The tape gets loaded and unloaded for each job. Sometimes other jobs take the drive and this leaves the oracle backup to ...

dz3000 by Level 4
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Resolved! FlashBackup

I'm currently trying to configure a flashbackup policy, but unfortunatley, the entire "Advanced Client" section is greyed out, so I am unable to check the "Perform Snapshot Backup" box. I thought I have the right licenses since it lets me choose the ...

Resolved! Event ID 4183 - Hunh?

I'm seeing this error on one of my backup clients. Actually, my largest client, our file/print server - it's carrying 1TB of data: The description for Event ID ( 4183 ) in Source ( VxMS NTFS Mapping Plug-in ) cannot be found. The local computer may ...

Soko by Level 2
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Resolved! How to use stand-alone drive attached to NetBackup client?

Hi I have a NetBackup Windows client, that has a stand-alone drive (LTO4). How can I use it in NetBackup? Do I need to upgrade the client to media server? Or maybe enterprise client? Thanks for any advice. -- Konrad

konrad by Level 4
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Resolved! Need Help on Windows Server FS Backup

Dear All, i got the information below in the bpbkar log. the backup was show it exit with status 0 ( sucessful). my quetions is whether this backup consider successful with the message as below? 5:06:03.483 AM: [2172.2952] <2> ov_log::V_GlobalLog: ...

Kingkill by Level 4
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Need information reg Vmware backup using NBU 6.5.4

Hello folks, I have a NBU 6.5.4 runnning on Windows 2003 server We have  new requirement to take the backup for Vmware ESX server ( not the all the Vmware instances ) only need to backup the vmware templates which used to create for the virtual ma...

_5 by Level 3
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Resolved! move catalog

Hi, My catalog database is taking huge space and i want to move some part of the catalog into different drive. My Setup is NetBackup 5.1 running on Solaris Server. Can i move the catalog by client basis? Regards, Fahis

fahis by Level 3
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Resolved! Upgrade from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008 (32-bit OS)

Dear all,    Does anyone know that if the NetBackup Server (6.5.2A) can be run on Windows Server 2008 Enterprise Edition with 32-bits OS ?? We are planning to upgrade the OS of our servers (x86-32) from Windows 2003 Server R2 (32-bit Enterprise Editi...

Sun1 by Level 2
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Resolved! Backup job is continously failing with EC:13.

Hi All, One of my windows 2003 client backup's are continously failing with EC:13. connectivity between master, media and clinet is fine. when i check the detailed job status i found the error like below: 01/21/2010 01:13:19 - begin writing 01/21/20...

Backing up DFSR Live on 6.5.5

I am looking for anybody who was on 6.5.x  (I was running on a windows server that had DFSR  AND had the work-a-round in place (bpstart bpend scripts and registry entry) Who has also upgraded to 6.5.5 and REMOVED the work-a-round. After r...

Resolved! Download for NB_CLT_6.5.5?

I am looking to update all my Linux servers that need to be backed up by NetBackup from 6.5 to 6.5.5. I downloaded the only files I could find: - NB_6.5.5.linuxR_x86_337780.tar - NB_JAV_6.5.5_337809.tar Can someone please tell me what files / downl...

Does anyone................

Does anyone know how to change the "Active Node Name" in a App Cluster? In other words force NBU to use Media2 for backups.... I have tried taking NBU down to force the issue...  But when I bring it back up... it goes back to Media1.... Master = S...

Resolved! How to import img file to Netbackup

Hello People I try to import a img file from a disk to a Netbackup. I duplicated a image to disk. This process create a file called nameserver_123456789.img and other .info file How can I import that image (The .img file ) to netbackup again? Than...

HEMANPR by Level 6
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Disabling of removal storage service.

HI all, I run Veritas Netbackup 6.5.1 on my master and media servers. I read it is advised that the removable storage service on windows be disabled since I use tape library. What is the implication of doing this and should i do same for my media se...

How to take delta backups in NetBackup?

Hi All, I am new to NetBackup. I am just wondering if we can take delta data backup every day? To eloborate, I just need to Archive only today's loaded data from the database not the whole database and I want to do this everyday. Please help. -AJ

Solaris and Windows Servers on Vmware.

I have servers (windows and Unix) in a VMware ESX 3.5. If I need to install NetBackup there for this server and one of the virtual unix will be the master server, is there a specific procedure  for that and specific binary or just normal like stand a...

Amin123 by Level 4
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