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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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NB_LAST_BACKUP-Filed in vSphere Web Plugin

Hi Experts,I've got an issue during the export of the vSphere inventory. The Field "NB_LAST_BACKUP" contains a number of special characters including commas, hyphens and even "carriage return". This makes the .csv-Export unusable for further processi...

cbernet by Level 2
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bpbackup from client not sent to master

Hi everyone,When I try to launch a backup from my client, nothing happened, with user backup or immediate backup. But when I try to directly launch the policy, it works. My policy contains 2 User Backup schedules and one Full Backup schedule. As I sa...

panthony by Level 4
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Netbackup VMWARE backup

Hi,Currently I have a new project to backup VMware with Netbackup. The issue is they have internal and external datastore. The internal datastore is for C: drives and external datastore is for D: drives etc.Is it possible for netbackup to backup with...

MSI_iqbal by Level 5
Partner Accredited Certified
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Restore to S3 target ?

HelloHave gotten a request to restore some files from backup to a S3 target. Wonder if others have similar requests and how they solve them.My idea is to use one of the S3 disk emulation programs to give netbackup a "disk" to restore to.Veritas sugge...

Backing up Windows 2012 R2 server with Netbackup version 7.0.1

Hi,I need your inputs to configure a backup for windows 2012 R2 server with the Netbackup client version 7.0.1.I have verified the OS compatability list and the minumum netbackup version to support 2012 is But, the Netbackup master server ve...

BalajiP by Level 3
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Resolved! need step by step guide to remove tape drive

Hello,I need to remove some tape drives from our NBU environment, we have SL8500 library and tape drives are not shared.Is there any step by step guide to remove tape drives from NetBackup?Regards,Sushil

NDMP backup is getting failed with stauts 98

Backup was running fine earlier. NDMP host hitachi HNAS.There are 4 virtual servers in single NAS box, out of which only 1 host is failing. Path is going down for that NDMP host with below errorActivity monitor logsep 5, 2017 1:54:46 AM - Info ndmpag...

Resolved! Webservice error ( Netbackup Upgrade from 7.1 to 8.0 )

Hello All,OS : Redhat 2.6Netbackup 8I have completed to upgrade from Netbackup 7.1 to Netbackup 8.0.But  when I'm trying to enter to GUI (jnbSA) , getting the following error "the host does not have netbackup host id-based security certificate instal...

turguns by Level 5
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Backup the servers hosted in cloud environment

Hi All,Some of the servers hosted on the Azure cloud and need to confiure backup to them. Please advise how can we take servers hosted on the cloud?. Will there be any throughput transferrate decrease during the backup ?. What are the prerequisites  ...

Resolved! parent job id number

Now I have a situation, where as in I am collecting data of a client for a respective policy, my logic captures data for a single date, so the challenge is, "If a backup spans more than 1 day, How do i capture relavant bpimagelist infos". I thought o...

Sid1987 by Level 6
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Resolved! PPC64 Clients

HIDoes anybody have an idea of when Netbackup will have PPC64 for Linux support? I heard a product manager from MEA say they already signed something with IBM to do this so it WILL BE in version 8.x. Is this something that's in a current BETA?Best Re...

Resolved! required permissions to run rman script on windows

Hi ,i have a netbackup agent installed on windows server using local system accountwhat permissions should i add to oracle db to allow this user to run the rman script located on the client , in current enviroment , we are running netbackup services ...

Netback up offhost backup

Hi, I was reading NBU snapshot guide 7.7i read about offhost backupone thing was unable to understand the primary & mirror disk coz NBU will take the snapshot from the mirrored disk after the splithow split will happen?can anybody please describehow ...

vm backup failing with system call failed (11)

09/01/2017 10:12:19 - begin writing09/01/2017 10:13:34 - Info bpbkar (pid=17658) INF - Transport Type = nbd09/01/2017 10:38:17 - Critical bpbrm (pid=17623) from client xxxxxx: FTL - cleanup() failed, status 11 09/01/2017 10:38:19 - Error bptm (pid=1...

lovee by Level 5
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rman child jobs are not created

Hi , i have a windows server client containg oracle db .backup was running successfully but suddendly parent process stop generating child jobsthis is job details of parent job ob Details : Aug 31, 2017 5:10:00 PM - Info nbjm (pid=5608) starting back...

Ops Center Reporting - Restore Details

I currently have Ops Center Analytics installed (V8) and need to get a report detailing ALL restore operations conducted in the past 7 days.  The details I need are as follows:Date / TimeMaster ServerClient (where file came from)Operator (user who si...

SYM-AJ by Level 5
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Resolved! how to change change retention on media existing

I have netbackup 7.7.2 running on solaris. I want to change retention on media existing. My question is how can I change the media existing from 2 weeks retention to 1 month retention. Anyone has script, please share it to me, thank you. Tom

T_N by Level 6
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