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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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Backing up 180TB, 15825579 files @ 185KB/s :(

We normally see good performance (what I expect from nfs, 10GB connection and 6x LTO7 drives). But currently I am at 168 hours, 108,989,304 kilobytes backed up. I've checked network, media server, robot, and nas storage. All are opereating normally a...

File Read Failed (13)

Hi AllI am in need of some assitance, a Backup has been giving me problem for about a week now, and I've tried all i could.Here are the log. anybody had the same issue? please assist.09/20/2018 17:49:54 - Info nbjm (pid=5044) starting backup job (job...

Tape Level Encryption

I'm using LTO-5 Ultrium RW tapes (3TB) with Symantec Netbackup version 7.7.3 and HP MSL4048. Is there anyway I can enable HW encryption (Tape Level Encryption)? Any assistance or documentation is greately appreciated. 

foduro by Level 1
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Unable to upload update

I have a netbackup appliance that I am trying to update to 3.1.1.The first issue is using the web interface to try and download it fromt he web: When I go through the web interface it stops working at 52kb. I tried to download all the previous versio...

Order in which clients are picked up by NetBackup

Can someone please help me in understanding the pattern in which NetBackup picks up the client for backups. Say for example if I have 100 clients in a policy and there is a limit of 20 jobs on that policy. I would like to know which are the first 20 ...

RahulK1 by Level 1
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Unable to push Netbackup Client image out

I'm trying to push the NetBackup Client image from master server to other servers, but when trying to do so, the install process prompts asking for the media server. Our Master server is physical and connected directly to the media, so it is also the...

New mobile, ServiceNow & Slack Apps for NetBackup Self Service 8.1.2

I just wanted to highlight a couple of posts I have published in the NSS (NetBackup Self Service) section which cover the new mobile and Slack Apps for NSS. The pre-requisite for these is NSS 8.1.2.If you don't have an NSS 8.1.2. instance to try thes...

JonHunt by Moderator
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Resolved! Master and Media server on Virtual Machine using RDM

 Hello All,I would like to ask if there is any way I can create a new Virtual Server for my Netbackup Master/Media server. I need to connect SL500 Tape library to that VM server. Is there anyway to work on this requirement. Can we have Virtual HBA to...

Resolved! how to trigger a script from NBU admin console

HI,We have a written a script in the client that does the following:- search for 60 days old files; copy to backup directory; trigger backupOther than i schedule this the client's cron; can i call the same script in NBU?Backup Selection > script.shPl...

kkhoo by Level 5
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Resolved! Script or Command

Hi,I need command /script to list all the active policies,with client name and backup selection in a row.Bppllist will do.but i need the exact command /Script for this NBU 7.7.3

noazara by VIP
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Netbackup upgrade and migration to VM

Hi,We are currently in the process of decommissioning 2008 servers and it is not the turn of our Netbackup environment.  We currently have:1 physical master running server 2008 r24 physical media servers running server 2008 r21 virtual OpsCenter serv...

IBSus by Level 3
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Netbackup SLP Backlog

Hi Community,We got some problems about SLP. We have some SLP that not running since 2 months.DD-BOOST-NBU-02-3MDD-BOOST-NBU-05-DD860-RP_3MVTL-DD860-LUM-01-NBU-03-3MPlease could you help me to resolve this issue? 

Ekrat by Level 2
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Resolved! How can I Export netbackup policy details in excel?

Hi,I want to export all netbackup policy details like policy name, client name, policy type, active status, backup selection, schedule name, storage etc . In an excel format.I can get this data in text format using bppllist command but it gives me al...

Fibre transport or Ethernet

Hi all,We are running NetBackup 8.1 and have a Data Domain as target.The Data Domain is now connected to Ethernet (2x10Gb). We like to connect it to FC as well.Do we need to configure something on the Media server to accomplish this?Can the type of t...

Resolved! Incremental forever Backup - is there in Netbackup like TSM ??

Hi,Situation1. New directory is generated daily (according to date “today” – example directory/YYYY/MM/DD).2. each DD has sub-folders in it. Every sub-folder  has zip files on it (100 over zip files). 1 day size per folder can be 10GB.3. the files is...

kkhoo by Level 5
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MSDP Linux server, increase pool limit

HI !sorry for my english, i'm french speaking.We will in few weeks, install a new Linux MSDP server.Actually, all our MSDP server are Windows, some have the limit of 64TB for the pool, others with x TB.  When we have a pool with low space, we just ad...