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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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nbu can delete rman catalog

 hi,expert:         if i have already seted a backup . the date have already expire .  the nbu will auto delete it from tape .     but  my question is .    can  the nbu  delete the entry from rman catalog ?      do need i to delete rman catalog ? ...

xiazhen by Level 4
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Resolved! Removing a media server after server dies.

 I have a media server that is dead, no way it is going to come back. I have another media server that will replace it. I have the new server up and running in NBU 6.5 Now Im just having an issue removing the other (dead) media server from my master ...

thileman by Level 2
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Netbackup Enterprise Installation and Configuration

I'm new to Netbackup Enterprise I'm installing on Sparc Solaris 10.  I have installed the Netbackup Enterpise Application and need help figuring out what gets installed on my Media Manager Server.  The media manager server in  my environment is a Sto...

SLUG-OO by Not applicable
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Resolved! How to replace tape loader on Netbackup 6.5

 replaced the robot, and changed the magazines with all the tapes over into the new robot, but when i try to inventory, it will not allow me to do so: Insert media failed: barcode not unique in database (36). i tried using tpautoconf, but the argum...

Failing Vault Catalog Backup -- file read failed(13)

Hi all, I'm getting some intermittent errors with my vault catalog backup.  This doesn't happen every day, but sometimes the vault catalog backup will fail with: file read failed(13) Within the detailed status of the job, I will always find the fol...

C_J_Hund by Level 4
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Has anyone tried?

Has anyone tried the NetBackup Utilitiy ::--->  nbcplogs  ? Any good or bad impressions? Thanks.... Joe Despres

Resolved! How is it that a backup can complete successfully

yet fail misearably when it comes to bptestbpcd: dcaburutsh003:root> ./bptestbpcd -client clientname-bk -verbose -debug 09:14:51.918 [11272] <2> bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = 0 09:14:51.923 [11272] <2> init_cache: vnet_hosts.c.915: host_cache_size: 200 0x00...

Cold Oracle backup

We are trying figure out how to get our Netbackup server to issue commands on a client to shutdown Oracle so we can do a cold backup, and then restart Oracle after it done. Server is RedHat Linux and client is HPUX.

bb919 by Level 2
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Resolved! Netbackup 7

HI all I have a client who wants to upgrade to the new realese NetBackup 7 but still can not find any documentation, is true that comes out in January 2010, and I just found this document: Any id...

Changing Netbackup master server

Hi , Present setup : One SUN V420R ( solaris 8 ) with four DLT drives in Storagetek L180 tape library. V420R is acting as a master as well as media server .We have to replace this server and DLT with new SUN T5240 server and two LTO4 drives. Any ide...

upgrade netbackup to high availability cluster

Hi, I have a netbackup one master server. I need to upgrade netbackup to high availability cluster. what I need to do with the current master server. Also what I need to do with the second new node. How to deal with the tape library in this cluster ...

Amin123 by Level 4
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mail alerts in netbackup script

Hi , can you explain me which script netbackup will use to send  mail. I thought that /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/backup_notify. But when I am executing that scripts, it's not executing completely."echo $?" --- giving the status as 1. that means error....

Resolved! Exchange Granular Restore

In my org.  we have following env. Exchange Clients Two Node Cluster Clients OS -  Windows 2008 Exchnage Server version :-  Exchange 2007 Netbackup clients 6.5.4 installed on both clients. Master Server cum Media Server Windows 2003 Netbackup...

Resolved! Synthetic backup

Hello All, We want to run synthetic backup in our organization.I came accross document where i came to to know everything about Synthetic backup. Af...

centos client download

Hi we have centos 5.2 and am looking to download netbackup client for it.  server is 6.5.4.  can someone point to download location thanks.

Resolved! What causes bpclntcmd to give me two different results

   bpclntcmd -hn serverA host serverA: serverA at aliases:   bpclntcmd -hn serverB host serverB: at host serverB: at aliases: serve...

NBU Media Server or SAN Media Server?

I have a remote office and "administrator" who is getting status 159's which tells him he's out of licenses.  I can't remote into his server but I'm almost positive he setup his media server as a SAN media server which would explain the errors.  Is t...

rsamora by Level 5
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Is it possible to update the bp.conf file of a client from the master server? I am using Netbackup version on a Solaris box.

reggiej by Level 3
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Resolved! Utility for explore a image file

Hello People I just looking (Its Exist) a utility for see the files inside a image file ( View the image file like a Windows Explore) to see the content of the image. Any Idea??? Thanks

HEMANPR by Level 6
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