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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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No connection try, since last night

Hi !Since last night i have a problem, like a sharp knife that cuts the network cable.All network connections are Ok, the nic is OK, telnet ping and so on works good from server to client and from client to server.Here is the log from monday :22.01.2...

Issues with SAP, NB and tru64

hi,I am having an issue with SAP agents..I have NB enterprise server MP4 n windows and a cluster of alphas running SAP on TRU64...I have installed the agents, the licences and all but everytime I try a backup with the SAP policy, it returns an error....

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STATUS 6 error when backing up an SQL Database

Hi Guys,My set up is: Master Server - Windows 2000 Server + NBU 5.0 mp4 + Media Server of the same set up, with all clients on NBU 5.0 mp4.For the last few evenings I have been having a problem backing up one database on an SQL 2000 Server. The SQL s...

bperror command Segmentation Fault

HI,When i run the following command it gives me Segmentation Fault./opt/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bperror -U -backstat -columns 50 -hoursago 24STATUS CLIENT POLICY SCHED SERVER TIME COMPLETEDSegmentation Fault - core d...

Importing Backup Exec tapes into Netbackup?

Current environment:Windows 2003 SP1; Netbackup 6.0 MP3; ADIC i500 library with (4) LTO3 drives connected via SAN.Legacy environment:Windows 2000 SP4; Backup Exec 9.1; HP MSL5000 with (2) SDLT320 drives connected via SAN.I'm trying to import tapes fr...

Vault Duplications running long time. NBU 6.0 MP3

Has anyone experienced Vault Duplications running for days, when the entire Full backup only took (15) hrs? It appears to only affect my Full backups. Cumulative Incr backups appear to duplicate just fine. I have 2 profiles in the vault job. I've...

Command-line NDMP restore???

Hi folks,So in the spirit of command-line use .. :)I've successfully been restoring NDMP backed-up-data via the windows gui...But my environment is more well suited to command line execution of anything NetBackup.I've tried the following form of the ...

Synthetic backups don't work

Hi,I'm testing synthetic backup solution and I receive interesting error messages. I created net policy following netbackup admin guide. I created full backup of target server, next day I created Differential backup. All images were written to disk s...

Bad image header errors

NB 6.0 MP4 W2K3 Server SP1I just noticed that I am getting 3 or 4 Bad image header errors every night on destage. It happens on different servers on different policies.Below explains the error and suggests that we're running out of disk space, but we...

robot control host in cluster

Hi,I am experiencing a strange behavior of NetBackup , when configured in cluster ( VCS running on two solaris nodes ). After installing NBU6 on both nodes, running cluster_config script and configuring devices on both nodes, everything is OK except ...

The Energy Policy Act of 2005

For those who are interested: Energy Policy Act of 2005 will result in a change to the beginning and end of Daylight Savings Time (DST). These changes will take effect starting in March of 2007. Daylight sav...

Netbackup 5.1 for NDMP

Hi All,I am looking for Netbackup 5.1 software for NDMP (Solaris), but I couldn't find it in Veritas website, just got Maintenance Pack NB_DMP_51_4_M.solaris.tar, any know about it, please let me know, thanks.

help ! subject line in backup status emails

I recenlty upgraded to NB 5.1 MP6 from MP4.I'm not sure if the update is what has caused this, but I used to get e-mails whenever jobs completed with subject lines such as:Backup on hostname - 1Backup on hostname - 41Backup on hostname - 57 ....Now I...

Ejecting cleaning tape causes restart of Netbackup

Hello,I've got a problem with ejecting cleaning Tapes. When I run :vmchange -res -multi_eject -sc -rn 0 -rt tld -rh backupserver -vh backupserver -ml CLNXXXI've got an additional ltid process. After 30 minutes this process is still running and the ta...

Cleaning Dell Tape Drives

Hi Guys,I have two Dell PV132T tape libraries/robots, each has two Dell PV110T LTO2 tape drives. I just wanted to know what is the best way to clean the tape drives?Either:1) Software - from within Netbackup (right click relevant tape drive > drive c...

EMM database

Is there a health check that can be run against the EMM database. Mine has VERY slow response rate. It takes hours to do a robot inventory or to bring up the media server properties pane.I think there may be something wrong in the database.

Stumpr2 by Level 6
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Prolonged bperror output

Hello,we are running NBU 5.1MP4 on a Solaris 9 box. To prolong the storage of reports I added the following lines to the bp.conf file:KEEP_JOBS_HOURS = 168KEEP_JOBS_SUCCESSFUL_HOURS = 120and restarted Netbackup.But when I try to view the reports with...

Netbackup SAP for Unix agent

hi can anyone please help me out before i pluck out all my hairs..I am trying to configure my agent for SAP on tru64, I have edited my, initSAP.utl and online_backup scripts and all, but the thing still doesnt workSAP_SCHEDULED =SAP_USER_...

891074300 by Level 3
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