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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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6.0 and 6.5 Admin Clients

Hi All, I'm relatively new to NBU support, and I've been asked to acquire the 6.0 and 6.5 administrative clients.  I'm lost trying to find these two pieces of software out here on Symantec's site.  Would anyone be able to post links to those pieces o...

C_J_Hund by Level 4
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bparchive to archive network files

Anyone know how to archive network files? I would like to execute this command from client1 to archive the files client2 one more thing is client2 does not have netbackup client software installed. Like below: bparchive.exe -S mserver -L C:\Archive_l...

VSS volume set prepare failed

Hello all,   While trying to backup a windows 2003 server, I received the following error in the bpbkar log: Inf – VSS volume set prepare failed In the server event viewer I can see the following error: Data ontp vss hardware provider failed ...

ronen by Level 3
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Resolved! migrating from unix media server to windows

Hello,   We are using Netbackup 6.5.3. We are planning to move our Unix media server to windows media server. Please let me know if there are any planned steps required for the same. Please suggest. Thanks

Rohit_new by Level 4
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(0) Invalid Status Code

0(zero) as we all know should be a sucessful backup status code. But what I have experienced is that on Job details, the status 0 is invalid Status code.. can i ask if someone has an idea bout this.. appreciate a lot. My NBU is 6.0MP7S01 running on s...

pjeia by Level 3
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Privilege to launch Administration console

Hi Wanna know is it a must to have administrator privilege to launch the Administration console in Windows server 2003? I searched on the net but found no official statement on this, or I miss something in the administration guide? Thanks a lot Leo

Resolved! Daily backups to only one tape at a time

Hello,   Let me first tell you the intended goal of what we hope to obtain.  We would like all of our daily jobs to write to one drive.  With this, we hope to minimalize tape usage.  As it stands, we use 18 tapes per week for daily jobs (which are se...

Image Cleanup report

Hi, I work with Netbackup 6.5 Entreprise on Sun Solaris 10 and I scheduled the image cleanup every 60 minutes and the job works well. Do you know how to have report on the cleanup of images that are removed ? I have only the total result of the job. ...

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Install Netbackup Server on VM

Is it possible to install Netbackup Enterprise Server on a VM? For D2D backup only. Thank you in advance for your kind support. Best Regards, ACR

Resolved! Network Traffic flow overview

Netbackup was configured on my network with no documentation. I get a basic understanding of how it is supposed to work by analizing traffic flow but I'm not sure it is set up properly. I was under the impression that client nodes would communicate d...

colson by Level 2
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WIN32 21: The device is not ready

I am using netbackup 6.0MP6 Can someone please help me to know the reason of the below error message and resolution.? Error bpbrm(pid=5520) from client uklon830: ERR - failure reading file: D:\Program Files\Microsoft DPM\DPM\Volumes\ShadowCopy\UKLON8...

Chakshu by Level 2
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Netapp 3020 - netbackup 6.5

Hi! Before i will explain my problem i want to state this is my first time practicing a backup environment. We have a Netapp 3020 residing in the same network ( with a 2003 Windows server. I installed Netbackup 6.5 on the 2003 server a...

leroyw by Not applicable
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Resolved! Create a storage unit for a Microsoft cluster

We have a 4 node Microsoft file cluster running Windows 2003. Each node has Netbackup 6.5 configured installed as a Media server. We already use the virtual names for the storage units. I want to add a new storage unit and I don't know how these stor...

dz3000 by Level 4
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Issue with NetBackup Desktop and Laptop Option 6.1 MP3

We installed the NDLO 6.1 MP3 Stand-alone. We have a problem with the permission in the user folder. When we install the desktop agent the DLO create a user network folder and it put 3 users to acess the folder, the administrator of the storage, the ...

Resolved! New media server deployment using BMR

Can I use a BMR of an existing media server to create new media servers? The existing media server is running Windows 2003 SP2 (64bit) enterprise. Then new servers are 32bit servers.  

dz3000 by Level 4
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netbackup on oracle

  We have a oracle 10g database   running on HP UX 11.11 (has active and a passive node servers for failover)    Are oracle licenses needed on both the active and the failover node ? Do i need to purchase a oracle agent license for both the activ...

Ashz_Tomz by Level 5
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