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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! NetBackup ports

Hi, I would like to ask if netbackup need the port number 10001, 10002 and 10085 open?We are planning to disable the ports, it will affect the backup or any services?

Backup method

Hi Expert .I have a customer who want use NetBackup and Oracle SL150 Tape Library .He have one question.He has a desire to move to the mail slot(SL150 special tape slot)  only for the tape used for that day.Is it possibe?If possible , pls teach me , ...

inakano by Level 1
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Resolved! How do I completely remove old library from NBU

  I have a Quantum iScalar 500 and recently the chassis was replaced, so new SN#, new drives, etc..  The problem is it picked up tld4 and that already existed in the emm database.    How do I completely remove the old library from NBU?  I have 2 liba...

emdlove by Level 4
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Tape recovery

I am new to Netbackup system. We have a new requirement to review and assess all contents and restore options of over a 1000 tapes that are stored at a remote location for a few years now. All I got is the tapes and the barcodes on it. The backup ser...

Josh_CG by Level 3
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Full backup files were deleted automatically

Hi,I am using NBU 7.7.3 on linux server including master and client.I did full backup of my linux client for several times and the files were saved on master server's disk.But I found that only the latest backup files were there and the files backed ...

Tape is not full but doesn't want to backup

I can not backup on a TAPE A00020 which is ACTIVE on a specific volume pool:May 14, 2018 12:10:08 PM - Error nbjm (pid=5952) NBU status: 96, EMM status: No media is availableunable to allocate new media for backup, storage unit has none available (9...

Resolved! Replacing Media Servers NBU 7.7.3

Environment:Red Hat Linux 7;  Netbackup 7.7.3Master:  2-node VCS clusterMedia Servers:  2 RHEL Media servers with Basic Disk for staging, and PureDisk Deduplication (MSDP)Question:   How do I replace a media sever with new hardware when a deduplicati...

Veritas NetBackup 8.1 architecture explained

Hello Everyone, If you want to learn about NBU 8.1 architecture, please check-out this link explaining different deployment options and the flexibility of NetBackup:                     

Girishrox by Moderator
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Resolved! 5452: The script cannot be accessed

I am running NBU 8.1 on a Linux based NetBackup appliance.  I have a sql transaction log backup policy that reads from a bch script on a Windows client that is not on the default location on the client.  The first time that I ran it I got the 5452 er...

terryd3 by Level 4
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Resolved! Using GROUPSIZE for SQL Server

Dear All,I am trying to use GROUPSIZE parameter but it seems NB is ignoring the parameters. Below are the Script file contents:GROUPSIZE 3OPERATION BACKUPDATABASE "RiazTest1"SQLHOST "<DB Server>"SQLINSTANCE "<Instance>"NBSERVER "<NB Master>"MAXTRANSF...

riazjee by Level 4
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Netbackup Instant Recovery alternate restore error

Hi All, I try Netbackup Instant recovery ang gets below error:May 14, 2018 11:03:05 PM - Info bprd (pid=10176) Waiting for Instant Recovery job to end May 14, 2018 11:03:05 PM - Info bprd (pid=10176) Starting to export a backup image on the media ser...

dicky_23 by Level 3
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Frozen tape

Hi, I have 2 frozen tapes.i checked the tape logs on Admin Console for the Media/tape and it shows "media id xxx load operation reported an error".I checked the \veritas\netbackup\db\media\errors and found the following:03/07/18 14:29:26 502322 10 PO...

simz123 by Level 4
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Restore after disk pool crash

I've lost deduplication disk pool (RAID group crash). The system disk is OK. I've built new RAID group and mount it to server. Now I can't see catalog, policies, clients and etc. There was a policy for catalog backup to tape. I tried recover the cata...

Seburau by Level 3
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Resolved! Image verification failure

Hi Team,I am facing issue while verifying backup image and getting below error while completion on netbackup 773 versionError: There are more files in the database than are contained in the image on the media. 05/09/2018 08:30:45 - begin reading05/09...

Resolved! NetBackup 8.0 OST pool migration

Hi,I would like to ask for your kindly suggestion: we're urged to complete a complete tech referesh on a storage box used as backup pool, migrating all defined contents to a new storage box of higher capacity.As for now, the box is mainly used to exp...

Resolved! Netbackup 8.1.1 external certificate authority

We are planning to upgraded netbackup from 7.7.x to 8.1.1. We would like to know if we can use external PKI certificate authority to generate certificates for Netbackup hosts .

MJaggi by Level 3
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Resolved! Moving NetBackup Media Server to new hardware

HiIs there any technotes on moving a NetBackup media server to new hardware as part of a server refresh activity?I have two 8.0 physical media servers currently running on servers that are out of warranty and soon to be replaced with new hardware. I ...

CadenL by Moderator
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