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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! Issue with McAfee

HI, Does anyone have seen issue with McAfee like after applying VSE 8.5i patch6/patch7/ VSE 8.7i, NetBackup jobs fails with errors 13,23,41. currently we are following the workaround stated in the below Technote

Back up is failing with error code 73

Hi experts, I am trying to take backup of a server but i am failing with a error code of 73. ie. "bpstart_notify fail " . Can anybody please help me with the solution. Regards, Vinod

vinod by Level 2
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Issue With Media ID Creation -Restoration Please Help!

Using Veritas Version - 6.0 MP5  on windows 2003 sp2 , Its been observed that the media ID is getting changed every time a tape is inserted into tape library eg: the tape initially having media ID A00001(Auto created) the next time when we insert t...

Boban by Level 3
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directing a backup via single media server

Hi How can we direct a backup through a particular media server in a policy. Do i need to take out the media server entried form all the clients which are in those policies and keep only those from where i need to direct a backups.My master server i...

Allow Multiple Data Streams on a policy

We use disk staging and then duplicate to tape. It's not 100% clear in the PDF's but from what I have read the option on a policy to Allow Multiple Data Streams seems to be valid only if backing up direct to Tape, so is not valid if backing up to dis...

Adding a linux media server

Netbackup 6.5.3 Windows 2003 Master I'm attempting to add a rhel 5.3 media server but I'm running into an issue with licensing. See below... #/home/***/NB_65_LinuxR_x86_20070723/install A NetBackup Server or Enterprise Server license key is nee...

MOSS 2007 Full Farm Restore using Netbackup 6.5.3

I have a question about doing a full farm restore. 1. If I have a 5 server farm, 2 WFE, 1 Index, Cluster SQL backend (2 servers). Do I need to restore to an identical farm or can I restore to a farm that has 1 WFE and 1 SQL server?

Adding AIX client

HI please let me know what should i keep in mind while adding a AIX cleint for the backups client version is 5.3 Do i need to use standard as the poilicy type or the oracle ?

Duplication Jobs - can I run a report

I made some changes to my Tape Storage Unit and want to see if the speed of the duplication jobs has increased. I was silly enough no to note what the speed was before but thought I could run a report to see. I know i can run reports for "client" bac...

Resolved! need help with the duplicating tape images please.

Hi there, I need your help team. I am trying to duplicate 1 tape into a new tape. However, my situation is, we only have 1 tape drive available for use. My plan was to duplicate the image on the local disk space (since no disk storage is connected...

rclegarto by Level 4
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Using the Admin Console (non-java) through a SOCKS connection

Hi all, Has anyone ever had to get their admin console working through a SOCKS server?  The IP address of our SOCKS server is in the master's bp.conf file, but still I'm unable to attach to the master using the admin console.  The user/password I'm ...

C_J_Hund by Level 4
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bperror - slow output

I've found that tool used in VBR to collect skipped files and errors is bperror command... Without "Skipped Files" and "Errors" jobs are collected very fast but when bperror is used jobs are collected very slow. I've found bperror output is slow.. It...


Hi Can  anyone let me know how are LPARs are addeded in the netbackup console? I have unix netbackup version 6.5.3.


Hi Users, I'm new to scripting, I need netbackup scripts which sends an email to users about the backup directories being backedup every month... If anybody has that script can you pl. share that script so I can run that script every month to updat...

ms-sql backup option

Hi, can anyone tell wheter netbackup 6.5 for unix supports the ms-sql server option all i can seem to find points to windows netbackup servers. thx