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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 Level 6
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Backup windows is very large

Dear all, I found my backup windows become more and more larger. It takes over 20 hours to finish a full backup job for around 750GB data. I also found that the my IBM LTO4 tape drive only has 6MB/s - 7MB/s rate to write the data during the full bac...

Resolved! FTL - Couldn't allocation memory, Status 10 (allocation failed)

Our Windows Netbackup Master/Media Server (6.5.3) is trying to back up a 32-bit Linux server client to tape, but for the past several days, we've been getting:   Critical Backup from client <linux client>: FTL - Couldn't allocate memory   Error Back...

Detecting robots but not drives

Hi, i am trying to configure storage devices. while i m trying to configure storage devices by wizard, it detects robots but didn't detect the drives. i m using veritas netbackup 6.5


Can anyone give me the procces document any pdf for the DR activity how to start as a bignner

Error 41 on Backup

Hi All, I have a windows 2000 client that has backups failing with error 41 (NB 6).  This happens after some data is backed up (11 GB on a full backups).  In the detailed error I get media manager terminated by parent process. Any idea why this mig...

kbrandt by Level 4
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Import tapes Phase 2 failure

Hi, I'm trying to import (using Java console) an expired backup image which spans 4 tapes. The image was originally backed up using Netbackup 6.0 (I am now using Netbackup 6.5). I have loaded the tapes back into the library and moved them from the s...

Mvubu by Level 2
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Resolved! getting status code 23: socket read failed..

Client is behind DMZ and all port are enabled between DMZ and NBU server 6.5..... 15:00:45.894 [24993] <2> bpbrm main: INITIATING (VERBOSE = 5): version NetBackup 6.5 2008061904 15:00:45.894 [24993] <2> logparams: -backup -S netbackup -c Tmxweb -ct...

Netbackup Client install on ubuntu

Hi- Could someone help me out with a local ubuntu install of Netbackup client? I am running ubuntu 8.10 and have already install the following packages  xinetd libxp6 libxt6 libxtst6 When i run the install script I get the following error Install...

Resolved! BPJAVA vulnerability still reported in ?!?

4-15-09 My servers have had several versions of NetBackup installed over the years.  I leading brand ,vulnerability scanner, is reporting the "remote format string vulnerability" in java, after i installed the update.  From what I can tell th...

Restore DC into lab

Hello, we are using Netbackup 6.5 in our environment, currenlty it is required to restore a DC into an isolated lab environment for testing. here is my questions: 1) does the DC require the same hardware as the production one? 2) what is the process...

fshguo by Level 3
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Importing Backup Exec backup into Netbackup5.1

All, I am receiving the following error message on Phase 2 on the import, Phase 1 had no errors: unsupported dirb descriptor block read, skipping it unsupported file descriptor block read, skipping it The Backup Exec. Version is 11D and the Netbac...

schoffm by Level 2
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Resolved! How to kill a job by using the JOB ID

We are running 6.5.1 on a windows machine and were interted in knowing if there is a way to kill a job if you only have the JOB ID.  We know how to kill a job when you have a pid but is there a way to kill a job when you do not have a pid only a JOB ...

kproehl by Level 5
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Expiry of cancelled / failed job data

AIX 5.3 / NBU 6.0 MP4 Hopefully just a quick yes / no answer... Scenario... Job has overrun into the daytime We cancel the job this morning The policy is run fresh tonight Does data written to tape during the cancelled job imediately expire and c...

Status 63 - process killed by signal

I'm not sure what is going on with the clients, but I thought I would throw this out there and see if anyone has seen this before.  We migrated some VM clients to a new VM farm yesterday.  The clients were able to back up with no problems prior to mi...

Oracle Restore Performance Slow

Hi, We are facing an issue with Oracle DB Restore performance. Our setup Netbackup 6.0 MP6 Windows 2003 Master Server Solaris 10 Media Server Netbackup 6.0 MP6 Client: Oracle Agent 6.0 MP 6. on Solaris 9, Oracle 8. When we do the restore, we ar...

ISyed by Level 3
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DB2 backup with Netbackup fails

I followed the install manual step by step, yet this is the error I'm getting when trying to backup a DB2 database with netbackup The user running the backup have access to the db2 config file in the db2 home directory.  All other filesystem backup...

3sth3r by Level 3
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Report of all machines backed up

Hello I am looking for a way to make an report of all the servers I'm taking backup of, with info about what and when. It is possible to export this type of data from Netbackup 6.5.3 ?? Running Master Server on Win2003.

Resolved! Netbackup Exam

Hi Guys, I took my Netbackup exam last week which I Passed. Prometric gave me a sheet with a break down etc... But since then I haven't received anything.. Am I supposed to receive login details for Cert track? any info would be great. Cheers Zak...

Nizmo by Level 3
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