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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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cluster nodes

2 node clusterlicences arent an issue for us - ie no probs about both being media servers cant see any good tids on installing clients on clustersdo you just slap client on each box how does it see the resources? ta

VxSS authentication

Has anyone seen this error when trying to connect to a machine for a backup.  "bpcd main: Not using VxSS authentication with XXXX"  if so what does it mean and how can we fix it?  

kproehl by Level 5
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After upgrading my master and media servers to, I have an ghost client that is in one of my policies.  Actually, the client isn't in the policy (it used to be over a year ago) and it is no longer a client in the client list but somehow, it sh...

Changing Service account password Server and Client

I have inherited a 6.5 Netbackup server that is running and happy (all Windows servers) however we need to change the domain service account it is running under “in theory” here is the catch. All the netbackup services appear to be running as local s...

pacadmin by Not applicable
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Resolved! Schedule Dates

Is there an option somewhere that allows you to change the actual date that a backup is run for a particular client? I have a policy setup that performs a monthly backup for 4 servers. Each of the 4 servers are backed up on the same date and this occ...

Failing on Admin Console connection.

I have a Solaris Master/Media with 3 separate networks. My admin console is on my laptop also on another network that has firewall roles to the Master server networkes. Questions are: 1. Does admin console uses UDP to connect to Master/media Server?2...

NBU_chaser by Not applicable
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Imported Images Not Showing Up

I have imported some images from some old backups using the two phase import.  They are under the C;\program files\veritas\netbackup\db\images folder, but do not appear when I open the Backup, Archive and Restore GUI.  I have looked at the DIRStruct ...

Backing up UNC Volume Moint Points successful but no files backed up

Hi Guys I am hoping you may be able to help me. I am currently running Netbackup 6 MP7. I have a file cluster that is being backed up through UNC share names. The root drive is S: and it has 2 drives mounted using volume mount points to it as follows...

Sua by Not applicable
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Resolved! Linux LiveUpdate Installation

Hello I can'tInstall the LiveUpdate Option on a Linux REDHAT 5 System, I always receive the errormessage: LiveUpdateis not installed, skipping registration step...can anyone helpme for solve this problem? byeOezkan    The following automatic startup ...

oezkan by Level 4
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Crazy at Errors in Netbackup 3.4 on Solaris 7

Hi Gents,Need your kind help/advise/instructions to cure my big problems in netbackup server3.4 running on solaris7 and overland tape library . I have one netbackup 3.4 server and a few media servers running under it. I used to received status code 8...

VTL/LTO3 drive w/ NDMP not working, Stuck at mount

Environment: NetBackup 6.5.2a Master/MediaServer: HP-UX 11.23 IA64EMC DL3D 3000 VTLEMC Celerra NASWe are trying to backup up our NAS device with direct attached drives, be it Virtual.  We have one fibre channel coming from the NAS and 2 from the VTL....

dukbtr by Level 4
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Mailbox level backup causes cluster failover

Hello Everyone! When I run a full mailbox level backup of my Exchange 2007 environment (about 520 mailboxes) the backup eventually fails and causes our Exchange server to failover to the passive node.  I am able to perform Information store level bac...

pbx_exchange not starting

Hey, I recently updated from netbackup 6.0 to 6.5 Since then when the system has been rebooted pbx_exchanged has not been starting. In my boot.msg I see the following: pbx_exchange is configured to work in a cluster.Please use the cluster manager to ...

LTO4 Backup Speed

Hi All, Would like to gather feedback about performance of LTO4 drives. What is the maximum speed that you have experienced on the followings ? SAN Backup (Unix Media server) :SAN Backup (Windows Media server):LAN Backup (For Unix clients on Gigabit ...

Log Files to be delete

1)  nbdb.log which exist in C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackupDB\data can be deleted? 2)  C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackup\db\error\log* 3) C:\Program Files\VERITAS\Volmgr\debug\ltid\*.log 4)  C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackup\db\jobs\ffilelogs\ A...

dolphin by Level 4
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Netbackup 6.5.3 Java Console (Windows) is hung

The NetBackup (NBU) Java administration console (6.5.3) hangs after attempting to expand the host list for clients, Host Properties.  (Windows XP) I've trive this Tech Note but w/ no avail. Is there another fix ...

Jay_Son by Level 5
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Disaster recovery file from UNIX to Windows?

Am I supposed to be able to send a (6.5.3 online catalog backup) disaster recovery file from a UNIX server to a Windows server? If yes, then I'll ask my Windows admins for help. If no, then I'll choose a different method. Thanks!

Glo by Level 4
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regarding netbackup client services

Hi, I am usung netbackup 6.5 version and I am constantly facing the problem of Netbackup Client Services are in hung status..While doning troubleshooting I have reinstall the S/W and even rebooted the server this will work only for One day and again ...