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Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Lifecycle policies

We have a disk based backup system by Exagrid and want to use storage lifecycle policies. The problem I see is that the Exagrid presents the storage as a UNC path such as \\ExagridServer\Share. When I try to setup disk pools to use with this it does ...

MBH71 by Level 3
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Is it just me?

I'm trying to download the following: and it laughing at me.... Version D of the upgrade doc....  Does anyone have a status? Joe Despres

Resolved! Report: What kind of data and how much

We currently run Veritas Netbackup server 6.5.3 on Solaris, with oracle and winows client backups. We've had the software going on 4+ years, the one thing that kind of amazes me is that we still run out of available scratch tapes to complete backups....

Netbackup 6 MP6 - SQL 2005 DB restore failing

We are running NB 6.0 MP6 and SQL 2005 and have just run into an issue where restore attempts of the SQL DB to a different server are failing with the following error:   Error – Message <3241><[Microsoft]>[SQL Native Client][SQL Server]The media fam...

dq72 by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup jobs not starting per schedule

Hi all, I am currently using NetBackup 6.5.3 on a Windows 2003 SP2 server.  Currently, I have differentials set to run daily starting at 5:00pm and ending every next day at 7:00am.  I have the frequency set to every 1 days, and the retention level i...

Question on disk/tape storage unit fragment sizes, and restores

I have the following setup: Backing up to disk storage units which have Maximum Fragment size of 524Gb. Then we use Vault to duplicate the disk backups to tape (LTO4). The max frag size on the LTO4 storage unit is 1Tb. Does the duplication process...

LToro by Level 3
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Netbackup Backup Schedules query

I have several database policies which run daily full backups. However on the last Friday of each month a calendar based schedule is also configured to run. This end of month backup is retained for archiving purposes. Within each database policy I ha...

Detailed Reports for Vault with Duplication

Hello Guys I have a Vault Job for create a Duplication and I have other Vault Job with skip the Duplication step. On the Vault Job without the Duplication step, I receive the Detailed Distribution List for Vault Report perfect. With all the details ...

HEMANPR by Level 6
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Bare Metal Restore Problem

Dear all,   As I have posted before, I have a BMR Point in Time problem and to make it simpler, I post it again with a simpler question.   Suppose I have 3 FULL BMR backups:  - FULL BMR Backup A  - FULL BMR Backup B  - FULL BMR Backup C Then, I want ...

adr14n by Level 2
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Point in Time Bare Metal Restore Problem

Dear all, I have a problem of Point in Time Bare Metal Restore (BMR) using Netbackup 6.5 (both Master Server & Client are using the same version). Suppose I have 3 successful BMR backups of UNIX system (AIX 5.3.03), e.g.: - BMR backup "A" (Full bac...

adr14n by Level 2
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VBScript with available_media.cmd

Hi, I've written a vbscript that gets the output from available_media.cmd, then uses some string manipulation to report on how many full tapes are in the library for particular pools.  An email is then sent to the relevant site requesting tapes to b...

mich2w by Level 3
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Resolved! regarding offline catalogue restore

 Hi, We are using Netbackup 6.5 version in our windows enviorment. and only offline catalogue is taken on the server disk. One  day some one deletd the installpath/netbackup/db/images folder and all our catalogue is deleted. Could you pls tell us ...

Resolved! bmrsrtadm: failure to create CD image for solaris 8

Hi All, I am trying to create a BMR CD image for solaris 8 using bmrsrtadm option 2. The boot server which is also the master server (solaris 10), prompts me to disable my volmgt which i did using 'svcadm disable volfs'. After clicking thru the var...

oughck by Level 4
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Oracle Database on a Windows 2003 Server

Hi We have our first oracle database running on a windows 2003 server. I can't seem to find a client to install to backup the database. Whats the proccess involved ?  We are using netbackup 6.5.4 Thanks

DGWS by Not applicable
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Netbackup 6.5.4 install was interrupted

I tried to do a netbackup update to our media server and the install was interrupted before the update could be completed, I already renamed the netbackup.dll file and retried with no luck does anyone have any ideas?

Clients has to be updated in the policies

 We have 60,000 clients and We need to update the clients OS version in the policies i.e hardware as well as OS , For instance in one of the policy we have linux client whose OS version is redhat ,redhat2.4 we have to update with redhat2.6,  example2...