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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 6.0 restore status?

I am trying to restore a directory that the backup took 38 hours. The restore was still running after 2 days (42 hrs) The detailed status says begin reading , I look at the tape drive and the led is solid green. I do not see any evidence that the re...

NBAC question

Hi All, Can someone advise what can be the cause of below messages I see in vxatd.log, in brief VxAT resource can't come up on one of my cluster nodes: (13857|1) Unable to obtain file lock on /var/VRTSat/mnt/RBAuthSource.lock (13857|1) Unable to ob...

kadi by Level 3
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Resolved! Symantec Activity Monitor Log File

Good morning everyone, Does anybody know where Netbackup 6.5.4 keeps the acitity monitor logs?  The reason I want to know this is so I don't have to manual fill these spreadsheets everyday.  If I could import the file that would be great!  I have he...

mrtba by Level 4
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Resolved! Failed Differential Incremental Backup

I have a daily differential Incremental backup that is going to disk.  The backups failed due to insufficient disk space.  I am assuming that unless the backup completes successfully the changed files are not marked as backed up and will simply be ba...

Jeff_K_ by Level 4
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Resolved! Error Status Code 40 in Linux Client Oracle DB Backup

Dear All; there is a problem appear in Oracle Database Backup installed in linux Client , the backup uning RMAN. the backup run correctly in last week, but now no failed with erro 40 I test connection between master server and media_server ,and bet...

Ialahmad by Level 5
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Resolved! How can I Reuse Catalog Tape with Active Images.

I have an LTO3 allocated for catalog tape. Now, i'm running out of tapes so I need to re-assign the catalog tape to be use by standard backup. Actions Taken: 1. manually expire data using this command.. result is shown too bpexpdate -m <media_id> -...

rclegarto by Level 4
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Nbjm error in restore

HI All, environment netbackup 6.5.4 HP Unix With SSO I am trying to restore piece of data in one of our media server 5 drives are allocated to that media server..out of them 2 are in use and 3 are free when i start restore it waits for 5 minutes...

need script to backup Virtual Machines

Hi All, Quick question, I have NBU 6.5 , it's running on Unix servers (master & media servers), I need to backup BCV couples Virtual Machines, it's using script to backup them. Anyone has or knows about it, please let me know, thanks. T

T_N by Level 6
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Hi, My master server root file system is getting filled up. /dev/md/dsk/d10      10633036 8382014 2144692    80%    / /devices                   0       0       0     0%    /devices ctfs                       0       0       0     0%    /system/con...

Vault error 308 306 fix!! it's working so far!! Details: Overview: A potential for skipped duplications has been discovered in NetBackup Enterprise Server 6.5, 6.5.1, 6.5.2 and 6.5.3 environments using Vault.    Vault will fail with error 306 i...

zippy by Level 6
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Is fiber connection to server needed?

Hey all, I currently have an SL500 (and the tape drives) directly connected to my backup server. I know the tape drives need the direct connection, but I was wondering if the SL500 needs the direct fiber to the backup server or can this be placed on ...

em23 by Level 4
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Redhat Linux 2.6 media server: no-rewind device files

Hello. We have recently installed NBU 6.5.3 on a Rehat Linux server running a 2.6 kernel. According to the Device Config Guide, the /dev/nst* device files should be created automatically, but these have not been created. ls -l /dev/nst* ls: /dev/nst*...

Resolved! 6.5.3 pack

hello, i have tried to install netbackup 6.5.3 but it demand the pack. please can any one explain me what is mean? thanks

louacif by Level 4
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Resolved! Database Agent for Enterprise Vault?

We recently upgraded to 6.5.4 and love the Granular Recovery for Active Directory . . .  this post however is related to the configuration of the 6.5.4 policy for the Enterprsie Vault Agent. I have 6.5.4 client on my Enterprise Vault server, Master ...

TBS by Level 3
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Resolved! restore only lost data from file backuped

hello, can any one tell me how i can backup my mail server. the problem is : i have done backup of  some files which contains mail. when i restore, the existing file is replaced but i want keep the current data and restore the old data or data lost...

louacif by Level 4
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