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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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Resolved! Need to modify SLP version

Please assist me with the proper command.I have attached a text file showing the stu and the slp version I want to cancel. I can't for the life of me get the commands to work properly!nbstl qts-atl-7year -modify_version -version 5 -residence LDATL00N...

emdlove by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup POC Information

It's my 1st time to conduct a POC and I know there will be many challenges that I will encounter.Is there a document guide or any links that are available upon conducting a POC for NBU appliance?.Like Do's and Don'ts before starting the POC, commonly...

Update bp.conf from masters server

I'm moving 800+ Clients over the next few weekends, I need a way to update the BP.conf file on the clients without actually logging in to any of them.  I've tried to use bpsetconfig -h server1  server = backupmaster1. but I get "can not find netbacku...

Does 8.x fix the long standing bug...

where a Media Server is credentialed to another Media Server (for duplication purposes) but is NOT checked under "use these media servers" in Storage Unit definition...but Duplication and/or Restore still attempt to use it?I have a remote MSDP that I...

D_Flood by Level 6
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OPS Center SQL Query for policy chnage information

Hi All,I need a help to get the query or create the Ops center SQL query to see which id(NBAC is enabled already) have changed the policy and what have been changed(e.g policy Type, storage Unit, schedule)in the policy. Please help me someone.  Thank...

M_10 by Level 3
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Resolved! MSDP

Hi all,Just want to inquire something about MSDP.I have a Lab environment using VMware and I tried something. Here is the scenario. I have 1 Master Server and 1 Media Server with MSDP and both NBU 7.7.3 and WinSvr2k12 R2.Now I tried to delete my Mast...

J_Huggins by Level 6
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how do i disable restore from disk images?

so i got it to the point where no restores are done without aligning the admins.apparently that only works for backups stored on tapes. but for backups stored or still on disk, the DBAs can do restores anytime they it possible then, to plac...

manatee by Level 6
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NetBackup in Azure

Hello Everyone,                            Can anyone shed some light on how to use NBU to perform OS restore(Full) of an Azure VM?Also can we use NBU to take snapshot of Azure VM or even use BMR of NBU for the Azure VM?

Resolved! VMware option is blur

When i want to make policy for VMware backup . it show blur , snapshot is also attached. Please guide me , Thanks in advance

Resolved! Change Path for Hyperv Restore returned error 6000

Hi I have a sucessful backup of virual machine using hyperv policy, Now I want to restore using command line in alternative path. my resore command is:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbrestorevm -vmhvnew -C [VMNAME] -R /root/changedir.txt -vmserver [HYPERVH...

netbackup 7.6.1 documents

Dears ,i'm planning to take certificate vcs 272 , but when i search for the admin guides for 7.6.1 on site , i can't find themthanks to upload them if you have them .Regards 

sa2 by Level 4
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Change Path for Hyperv Restore returned error 6000

Hi I have a sucessful backup of virual machine using hyperv policy, Now I want to restore using command line in alternative path. my resore command is:/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/nbrestorevm -vmhvnew -C [VMNAME] -R /root/changedir.txt -vmserver [HYPERVH...

unix - browse restore points

Hi All,A simple one if someone knows, but i cant seem to find what im looking for.In a previoius organisation I remember using a menue driven CLI on unix/linux machines to manage backup and restore functions for that machine? Can anyone remind me wha...

asuch87 by Level 1
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Catalog Restore Partially Successful (Errors in logs)

We are attempting to recover our catalog for DR testing to a server with a fresh install of the same patch level, install path, hostname and OS level. We are using EMC Data Domain with DDBoost. Everything goes well accept after we start the recovery ...

Resolved! Configure FC and LAN backups on the same vcenter

Hi,Due to performance constrains we are thinking to seperate the backup traffic between FC and Ethernet. Right now all our backup runs through FC and we have only one vCenter (We are performing VADP)Now we want to segregate all non-critical server to...

NAYAB by Level 4
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Cannot change Drive name - The device host is not specified

Hello everyone, this is my first post on this forum so first of all I would like to say: Hi:)Second, I would like to ask you for support with changing Drive name.Recenly we have installed new drive in IBM backup library.Drive was added without proble...

Holand by Level 2
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Resolved! Is NBU 8.1 master running in a KVM linux guest supported?

I've done a few searches and checked the compatibility guide, to see if I can install an NBU master on a KVM guest. The master will not be a media server. The plan is to have 2, metro-clustered physical servers (with replicated SAN storage) dedicated...

zmlat by Level 4
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I've seen the information in the NetBackup 8.1 release notes that this "tool" is no longer going to be supported.  But I also saw that it appears to be tied to the Linux version as well.Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5.4 through version 6.x.Note: T...

jls987 by Level 3
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