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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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Resolved! AIR & Image on Media

Goodmorning everyone,I inherited a NetBackup 8.2 structure with 2 master servers and 2 DataDomain configured in AIR.Some time ago the password of the DataDomain was changed only on the source master, so the target master server stopped working: all t...

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generating the Media ID parameter

Good afternoon.There was a problem on NetBeckup 8.1.1.The problem is related to the generation of the Media ID parameter. After replacing the tape drive, the media id is generated in an incomprehensible way, although it should take the last 6 charact...

Danil_ by Level 0
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NetBackup PowerShell Cmdlets how to use it

Hi all,on the official Veritas page on the GitHub there is a section for NetBackup PowerShell Cmdlets ( Since I am not so strong in Powershell scripting I would like to ask you how to compile these scripts....

JimmyB2 by Level 4
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netbackup catalog policy question

RedHat Linux netback master/media server.  Netbackup 8.2 thinking of upgrading to  v9.1.0.1We use the windows desktop Admin Console GUI to maintain our policies etc.We store the catalog DR packages on a network storage location.The linux netbackup ma...

bc1410 by Level 5
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NetBackup Vault Profile - Blank Content for Tapes for Reuse

So in our environment, we created a new vault profile under vault management because we are getting a blank report for tapes to be sent offsite and the veritas support said that the profile might be corrupted.After we created new vault profile and se...

Netbackup Web Server User/Group

Hi,Please your help with this question, the default local user name nbwebsvc, and the default local group nbwebgrp (non-clustered environment), this account/group can have different names and can be domain accounts (not local accounts)?Thank you!Rega...

rafanto by Level 4
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netbackup service for exchange backup and granular recovery

Hi all,The customer refuses to use the domain admin account for the NetBackup Client Service logon for internal security stuff.Can anyone inform us what are the exact privileges and roles needed of an account that we create and we use it for the NetB...

Part 2: Deploying NetBackup in the Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

Validate Primary and Media Servers in NetBackup Now that the Primary and Media servers have been created, we will log into NetBackup to check on the status of the Primary and Media. In the NetBackup WebUI, click on Security > Hosts in the left naviga...

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GNeil by Level 4
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Part 1: Deploying NetBackup in the Google Cloud Platform (GCP)

In the following example, NetBackup 9.1 Primary, Media and CloudPoint servers are deployed with the result being able to log into the NetBackup Primary WebUI and viewing the Media and CloudPoint servers attached. Let’s Begin To begin, log into your ...

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GNeil by Level 4
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What NetBackup do to ramsomware?

I have two questions:1.  Will Backups be protected?2. Is there any mechanism NetBackup can provide to prevent or remove ramsomware? Thank you for your advice!

nbmagic by Level 4
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catalog verify - what does this result mean?

 I did a VERIFY on media 0095L7 for Primary Copy and even tried just Copy 1 etc... and I get the above result.   Im trying to see what date ranges the images on the tape had.   Client wants data ( tapes )sent for destruction on Data before a certain ...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Netbackup 9.1 Import Policy

I created a Policy backup .txt file from an 8.0 system. I've done a new install to 9.1 , is there a way to import my saved policy file so I don't have to recreate them ?Netbackup_Policies_030420.txtThanks,wb238w

wb238w by Level 2
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Resolved! Netbackup java console wont load

Hello Team, Can someone assist what could be happening here? Trying to launch Netbackup java console but stuck in " Determining peer installation type" window.    

Dollypee by Moderator
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Sorting on this web site

Hello I think in last two weeks something has changed in regards of this forum - I see a lot of solved, aged posts. Are you noticing the same - or it is only me who has such issues?

quebek by Moderator
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The strange inexistent FQDNs in the bpdbm.logs

Enviroment: NBU 8.1.1 on RHEL 6.9Symptom:1) There are many hostname resolution entries about the vnet_cached_getaddrinfo with their inexistent FQDNs in the bpdbm.logs:Notes: They are the host short-names used by the master/media server in the bp.conf...

liuyl by Level 6
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Resolved! Cannot make Virtual Netbackup Appliance 3.2 Master Server

Hello,I have installed Virtual Netbackup Appliance 3.2 in the Vmware Workstation in the ESXi host.Now, I am trying to promote the newly installed Appliance server to be Master server. However, there is an issue.Firstly, I tried to promote the Applian...

JimmyB2 by Level 4
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