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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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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Windows 10 client - Full Restore

Hi folks, Hoping someone can pass me a quick link to really good instructions to do a full restore of a Windows 10 physical client. The hard drive in it failed. We are not using BMR. We have a 5240 appliance running 3.2. I've done this previously, bu...

Netapp snapshots instead of using NDMP

Hi,I'm looking to backup Netapp 8.3.1 CIFS shares using snapshot instead of NDMP. Is this possible? I've configured a test policy with the settings attached, NDMP server is configured under client. I receive cannot communicate with client, snapshot v...

Resolved! Netbackup Lab Enviroment

Hi Dear Community,l have a one question. is possible to buy netbackup lab enviroment for practice? Thanks. Best regards, Tabriz

Tabriz by Level 5
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Resolved! How to configure drive name rules from command line

Hello I am wondering if any one do know how we can setup global rule for tape drive names? From GUI it is obvious - but how to achieve the same from CLI? Any Idea where this is stored?

quebek by Level 6
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Resolved! cannot connect to robotic software daemon (42)

Hi, We've got a problem with our tape library due to a power failure, and requires a robot replacement. After the change, both drives in one media server are down and returning an error:     root@pp-db01:~# /usr/openv/volmgr/bin/tpconfig -l Device Ro...

jr-phDBA by Level 5
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Resolved! frequency-based backups

Hello, I have a question.What happens when we check the exclude date option for frequency-based backups?Example:I have a policy that starts at 02 am and the backup is based on the frequency of 1 day, if I need to start this backup at 10 am on a Wedne...

danguss by Level 4
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NetBackup Opscenter upgrade

Hi I've just upgraded a NetBackup Opscenter Server from 8.1.2 to and, although the upgrade went fine without error - green ticks all the way - It now doesn't display any data. I just get "the report did not return any data" on the dashboard b...

CadenL by Level 6
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Java console show 0.1x deduplication rate

After an incorrect shutdown, power outage, the master server (media server as well) began to give status 84 with two virtual machines, which I created in a new policy and they began to work without problems, but I realized that in the credentials sec...

Unable to connect to the database (Status 252) + 2505

Hello Veritas community, We're running a master server + media server (Linux versions) on NetBackup 8.1. NetBackup processes started failing with database connection errors. Our first step in trying to resolve this was to stop the NetBackup processes...

hadrian by Level 2
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Memorial 'e'card for Marianne - please feel free to add a few words

Hello Everyone,Following on from my previous post regarding the sad passing of Marianne, a Memorial card has been set up - please do feel free to add a few words if you would like to do so. re...

mph999 by Level 6
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How to back up RHEV-H physical node

Hello,I have NBU 8.2 installed and an RHV 4.3 environment (3-nodes) with many VMs. I have successfully configured VM backups. However, I want to back up the physical nodes as well in case of failures. As I know, the nodes have a "light" or custom ver...

Exchange backup solutions

We have a big MS Exchange environment around 20TB needs to be backed up daily with granular enabled. we run full back daily to two MSDPs but we have difficulty to duplicate to tapes with even ten drives. we are getting less than 40MB/sec from duplica...

media server can't connect to master web service

Hello,during install (NetBackup 9.0), media server can't establish a connection to the master web service:The setup wizard could not determine the security certificate mode of master server [win-XXX].The command executed was: ["C:\Users\Administrator...

SKho by Level 2
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Resolved! Deleting files from the destination folder when backup completed

When creating a task for backing up a folder with files using NetBackup, i need configure automatic deleting files when the backup is finished. But I can't find the function to delete files in the folder source. I looked in the manuals of NetBackup a...

Netbackup GUI open failed

 Hi,I am getting below error while opening Netbackup GUIUnable to login status 7653: The certificate of the host is revoked In the nbcert log , I am seeing below exception00:06:22.681 [2016.2016] <2> NBClientCURL::nbcurl_bpconf_keyvalue_state: DISABL...


Hello Everyone,I have very sad news that Marianne passed away over the weekend.Many of you will know her as she was the main contributor to this forum over many years.Kindest regards,Martin 

mph999 by Level 6
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Netbackup AIR over FC consuming a lot of network bandwidth

Hello,NBU version 8.2Master server LinuxAppliance 5240 version 3.2We are facing issue with replication jobs. All the instructions in the guidelines for setting AIR using fibre channel are followed. The replication jobs work well, and the speed are qu...

Can't login to Java console after fresh install NBU

HiJust Uninstalled NBU 9.0 and installed all nbu related stuff from systems (Solaris 11. 4 x86/64).Installation went smooth, also rebooted just to be sure (it's a lab environment..).After starting the Java console from a windows 10 la...