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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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Marianne by Moderator
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Cancelling a Duplicate backup

Hey there! This, I hope, should be a quick question.I initiated a manual backup and on that policy I also indicated a duplicate backup to fire off as well. However, I think that this is impacting the performance of the backup. I'd like to stop the ...

Disaster Recovery Solution for Netbackup

Hello...soliciting feedback on the proposed DR configuration for netbackup....existing environment: 1 storage domain 1. Netbackup Master (Intel) and Media Servers (Intel and Unix) 2. IBM LTO 3584 Tape Library (connected via fiber)pro...

Ken_Yu by Level 2
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Alternative to SAMBA

Hello...As SAMBA is a shareware (restriction within the organization to use shareware), is there any alternative to using SAMBA (something licensed) if I were to have an HP-UX Fileserver serving windows clients.many thanks in advance!Best regards

Ken_Yu by Level 2
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Can I backup a 2 node MS Cluster as clients?

I am trying to scope out the requirements for implementing NetBackup 5.1 in a 2 node Microsoft Cluster running Windows 2003 on both nodes.The high availability guide references installing media servers as a option or a failover server setup.My questi...

Oracle agent and SSO

Hi,Scenario:I have a Windows 2000 based master server on an HP EVA 4000 storage. This server is robot controller.Tape library MSL6030 on FC SAN.HP-UX SAN- MEDIA server with Oracle database.Two Issue:1. When I take backup using rman script using Maste...

EMM 77 error - NB6,win2k3

Hi..I have NB6 on win2k3 able to back to disk ...But after I installed VxSS authenticatin service its keep on givingEMM77 error and EMM service wont start and most of services getting failed... I installed Vxss AT service inorder to install Operatio...

Oracle RMAN 10g and Flash Recovery Area and Netbackup

NBU 5.1 mp2 running on Win2k sp4, Redhat 3 client running Oracle 10G database. Investigating if NBU will support integrated backup and recovery of Oracle Flash Recovery Area (FRA) with RMAN. Our DBA team is requesting storage to create the FRA ...

tapes still appear in Media Lists

After expiring and deleting frozen tapes they still appear in the Media Lists reports as 'Frozen'. Is there any way to stop these tapes from appearing in these lists? I'm using Netbackup Enterprise Server 5.1 mp3a.

RELEASE: Script to check last backup sizes

Hello all,I needed a script to check the size of the last backup in a morereadable form. Thought I release it out here as well. The script also shows when certain backups are missing.Have a look or use when interested. . Feedback regardsSan...

How to duplicate a tape in NetBackup

Hello,My apologies if this is a dumb question but I'm new to NetBackup and I can't find a simple way to make a copy of one tape to another.I have discovered how to:1. Duplicate an image2. Make an Inline copy.3. Make multiple concurrent copiesbut I ca...


hi all...Anyone can help? I am running Vault on NBU 4.5 FP8. I have two robots controlled by two different media servers. What is the proper way to setup Vaulting in order to receive the reports used on both robots?Currently I am running Vault on ...

Unable to discover Solaris Client with Windows NB Server

Hello all,Very new to NB but I have installed it and configured it correctly as I am able to back up files on the NB server.However, I am unable to see my Solaris 9 client. I have installed the NetBackup client software on the Solaris host.However, w...

Microsoft VSS Question

I create a backup using MSFT VSS requester and a Hardware provider (HDS, EqualLogic etc) to create a shadow image..Using array based replication tools I replicate the LUN that has the VSS created snapshot to another array in another site. Can I mount...

nb6 win2k3...backup fails and also EMM 77 error

after installing nb6 on win2k3 on virutal server gues os..i am able create disk drives and created a policy and try to back to disk ..but its gettting failed with unbale to open the disk/..i got plenty of free space on the disklater after sometime no...

lotus notes problem

Hi.. I have a problem with backup (hot) and restore of lotus notes database on linux server.. Backup is done without any errors and warnings but lotus databases have only 2GB in backup even if database has for example 20GB. If I want to restore datab...

marek_k by Level 3
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Backup File detail info.

Hey all,I was wondering if there's something that can be ran from the windows command line on a NBU master server that will tell me all the files that were backed up during a given backup? I don't see anything canned, per se. I just need a list of ...

Down Drive Report Using vmoprcmd

I'm using the vmoprcmd command to generate a report within a perl script for down drives. How can I determine the ROBOT to include in the report ? I'm new to Netbackup, but have been unable to determine this info with searches.Thanks,Phil----------...