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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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Resolved! Empty folders in \Netbackup\db\images\

We have Windows 2003 OS netbackup 7.0.1 in our master server. And we are planning to upgrade to There are some empty folders(folders are with client names) in the path <Install Path>\NetBackup\db\images\The policies of those clients are in d...

Rocky67 by Level 4
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Old SLP images are not completed

Hi folks,We are passing by this situation:A lot of SLPs with 7 days retention to disk as primary copy and bigger retentions to tapes.The problem is that before the second copy has ben completed the tape library has gone to a failure state.So, now we ...

Trf1-BRA by Level 4
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Resolved! MySQL and NB version 8.0

We're currently in the process of updating to 8.0. We have already taken care of the master servers and have just started with the media. After that we'll update our Appliances, and finally the clients.The other day we were asked by the manager of an...

DoubleP by Level 5
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Windows server 2016 1709 not backing up

Hi,I just upgrade our host to Server 2016 1709 and it stop backing up. I cant run query based policy anymore.We running Windows 2016 1709 and netbackup 8.0Host: server 2016 1709 Core systemNetbackup Master Server: Windows 2012 R2, Install Netbackup 8...

lalajee by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup appliance granular level access for java console

hi experts, I run netbackup appliance 5230 as a master server in my environment and would like to set up granular level roles and privilages for AD users registered with appliance. but appliance has only 2 roles by default. i would like to provide gr...

Will LTO 4 drive support LTO5 medias for Read Write data

Hello All,Im my environment, we have LTO 4 drives (configured but not in use now) and LTO 5 drives ( currently in use). Shall use this LTO4 drives for LT05 tapes for both read & write. In case if its work will there be any issue later while do recove...

Resolved! NBU allows overwrite of tapes from another domain?

I have a customer with two NBU domains (two separate Master Servers) both with tape backups that are sent off-site. It seems that if they recall an unexpired tape for restore and put it in the library on the “wrong” site, it gets put into the scratch...

andrew_mcc1 by Level 6
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Moving tapes from local Netbackup to remote Netbackup

Hi community,It´s me again.For some regulations here in Ecuador, customers have to have tapes in the remote site. We have some SLPs to backup, duplicate to tape and the replicate to remote site, right now this bank has 800 tapes and we need to move t...

AndresV by Level 6
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Moving client backups between replication partners

We have 2 masters using AIR and I would like to move one client from one master to the replica partner due to a more favorable network topology with the replica master.  Since the images are already on the target, can I import them into that master a...

Resolved! Exchange 2016 CU7 Support

HiCan someone claify if Exchange 2016 CU7 or 8 is supported in Netbackup 8.1?I'm specifically looking for GRT support and the compatibility guide indicates that it is as the end column shows support from 8.0There is a caveat around the inability to d...

CadenL by Moderator
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NetBackup Appliance with Auth.conf

Am I right in thinking that the use of a populated suth.conf file on a a NetBackup Appliance master server is unsupported?I believe it was some time again but as it's now possible to integrate the Appliance into AD and add uses, does this now mean th...

CadenL by Moderator
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System error occured (130)

Hi guys,i am receiving 130 error in exchange backups. i have no clue ho eto trouble shoot this. Please help. i am posting detailed job status. i cheked vssadmin list writers in MBX04 client machine . all are stable. details status:Feb 22, 2018 12:50:...

Resolved! Netbackup alternate client in off-host backup method

Hi experts,I would like to choose an alternate client in off-host backup option for the policy type DB2. in admin guides, simply a sentence "additional confguration is required to choose an alternate client" is written. in addition, disk array presen...

How unix backup works?

Hi,Can anybody please explain how unix file system backup works ?We have vss in windows filesystem backup which is needed as there are many files being used at the time of backup, what is the similar technology in unix?And for a unix incrimental back...

Resolved! Incremental backup has the same size as a full backup

Hello,Could you please let me know if you have any ideas why the incremental backups has the same size as a full backup ? This happened only on the GPFS Filesystem. The filesystems are mounted directly on the media server and for the other backups ev...

Bogdanl by Level 4
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