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In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Level 6
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Resolved! How much capacity needed for GRT based backup ?

Hello,I am new to GRT. So far I read GRT based backups need disk. Is there any guideline or documentation that let me calculate how much disk space we need to allocate for a GRT based backup ? For example, if I need to backup some Exchange databases ...

Mutiple backup image expiry date change

Hi All,How can extend the expiry date for multiple backup images. When we run backup with mutilstream we get multiple backup id for one client. Please advise how can I change in one go...Thanks

tpclean doesn't recognize cleaning tapes in robot

I have 4 cleaning cartridges, 1/2". I have them showing up in the NetBackup GUI properly, but when I run tpclean, it doesn't notice them. We have a Quantum Scalar i80 robotic tape library, with 4 LTO-5 tape drives. The regular media and the drives ar...

Error Status 112

Hi,I'm having an issue with backing up a server, which was working before.I'm getting the error status 112.I found this in the bpcd.logvnet_pbxAcceptSocket: invalid socket passed to getpeername 10022:An invalid argument was supplied.The windows firew...

Resolved! [Warning] The installed version of the BIOS firmware is not correct

Hi All;I have question about my appliance, when I run test software on one of my appliance 2.7.2, It shows “[Warning] The installed version of the BIOS firmware is not correct.”  Is it that normal or should I open new case with Veritas support ? Than...

T_N by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup VMWARE backup

 i have 1 VM server which which is getting backed up by VM policy. 1 of the drive attached to the server is not getting backed up in the full backup as well.All the drives are coming from data store and i have not excluded any of the drive.

Catalog recovery, appliance to own build...

Is it supported to perform a catalog recovery from an Appliance based catalog backup to a new own build master?  Assumng I use the same mount-point folder names, then I can't see what would stop this from being a supported customer side action.My thi...

sdo by Moderator
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bptestbpcd tries to run all ips in /etc/hosts

Hi Guys, I made an interesting observation today, My understanding for name to ip and vice-versa is done via chronological order below.1.) Cache2.) host file3.) DNS.Now if no cache entry resolution looks for host file and the entry which comes first ...

Sid1987 by Level 6
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VMware Backup - EC14

Hi Master server Solaris 10, CLustered, 7.7.3Media HP UX, 7.7.3VMWare Backup host - WIndows 2008 R2, 7.7.3, Present in same cluster and DMZ where client is presnet.Client - WIndows 2008R2 Transport Mode - NBDWe are running vmware backup, backups star...

NBU35 by Level 6
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Netbackup and 3PAR

Hi allI have a Netbackup 7.7.1 server backing up VMs from 3PAR LUNs and EVA LUNs.The VM backup job was running smoothley.Suddenly the job started to fail for all VMs on the 3PAR. (EVA is fine).It also writes very slowly before it fails. the speed is ...

FayezIT by Level 3
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OpsCenter SQL query for custom report

Folks,I need a SQL query to pull out last 24 hours failed job details [client name, Job id, Master server, status code, start time and end time] for SQL policy alone.  Also, total number of jobs ran for SQL policy, Success and failure count. Any help...

Resolved! Unable to Add Virtual Machine Name - VMware

We have two data centers, each with their own vCenter server, we'll call them vCenter A and vCenter B. We also have two Netbackup 5230 Appliances at each location, we'll call them NBU A and NBU B.I'm trying to add a Virtual Machine Names to Netbackup...

Brad714 by Level 2
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Resolved! Restore very slow on NDMP ONTAP 9.1P3

the restore on the Netapp take too long. we use DAR and we've Qtrees and we backup on VeritasAppliances;  any Ideas?15.08.2017 16:31:07 - begin Restore15.08.2017 16:31:07 - Info bprd (pid=20597) Found (76,018,402) files in (172) images for Restore Jo...

Tom_Egger by Level 4
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Netbackup update_clients fails for few servers

Can someone please help me on below error.. I am trying to push install the Netbackup version 7.7.2 from media server and for few client its successfull and for few its failed with below error. #./update_clients -ForceInstall -Install_Client_Bins -Cl...

MJaggi by Level 3
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Resolved! NB 7.7.3 Media ID change after media used

We originally set our media id/barcode rule to 0 8 1:2:3:4:5:6 - and had the tape library only sending 6 chars.So default media id and barcode were KZ0001 - after inventory.We have since run some backups using those media ids - so data on media.Our o...

Resolved! Restore VMDK as a file

Hello  Is there a way to restore VMDK backups as flat files to an alternate location? Without restoring the VM itself?  This question came up because we had an issue with our vCenter a few weeks back and realized we couldn't restore ANY VM's without ...

Data Migration

Hi All,We like to migrate data from US to Canada. We like to rebuild the servers the servers from US to Canada. We have 20 servers backed up in US which we want to migrate to Canada by backup. We do backup of the servers using nb5220 7.5.0.7 V. We li...

rova_nbu by Level 4
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Per mailbox Item recovery in exchange 2013

Dears,Good day,I've been assigned to find a backup and recovery solution which can restore per item from user's mailboxes in exchange server 2013. I've found that Veritas products are popular and could help me doing the solution. So, my question is w...