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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! NBU, RedHat, DDoS, DDBoost upgrades

Hello, Due to aging software version, we're upgrading our entire NetBackup environment.  We have a local Masteer with two Media servers and a remote DR Master/Media server. We use AIR to transfer backup infor from the local Master to the Dr Master.Ho...

Socket connect failed after enabled resilient network

Getting Socket connect failed after enabled resilient network.Telnet on port 13724 both server to client and client to server is fine.  But bptestbpcd command failed with Socket connect failed. If disable the resilient network, connectivity is fine.

Ramkumar_S by Level 4
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SLP [duplicate backup to another disk ]

Hi Experts,Is there any way to keep the same retention as source backup to destination storage while duplicating data from one disk [ServerA] to another disk [ServerB]. I couldn't find this option while creating SLP policy.Please suggest if this opti...

dpx_99 by Level 4
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Restoring of exchange backup from tape to disk

Hello Guys, Am a Newbie to Netbackup and one of the user accidentally deleted his sent items 3 weeks back and now am trying to restore from my monthly backued up data, am failing to restore it.Intially i got to know from some of the search that, we c...

Sanjay7 by Level 2
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Hi All,I want to configure the flash backup policy for linux servers.In backup selection i need to take local partion of the question is in the policy attribute why we need to select  the option perfrom off-host backup as alternate client. ...

Backup jobs are running to DR site media servers.

Hi Experts,I've noticed that backup sessions are routed to DR site media servers instead of Primary site media servers.Is there any configuration to setup the preference to Local site [Primary] site media servers ?Thanks,dpx 

dpx_99 by Level 4
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NetBackup status code: 1542

I have a problem with backing up my exchange server which keeps giving me this error, ( An existing snapshot is no longer valid and cannot be mounted for subsequent operations (1542). it has been running fine all of a sudden started giving me this er...

Enable file recovery for VMware virtual machines

NetBackup has a feature called Enable file recovery from VM backup that allows the restore of individual files from VMware virtual machine backups.  How is this any different than using GRT? Can you use GRT on a VM and restore a single file from a sn...

Resolved! Replication AIR cloud in 7.7.2

hey guys, As part of a project, we have configured the backup on the Atmos cloud, the backup has done well and we want to do the AIR replication with another site on which there is the MSDP on netbckup, my first question: Is it possible to ma...

Resolved! Help needed in moving NB servers physically

Hello All, Need your help in transitioning a small project. This is a small transition project which I thought of taking your help here :Whats movingSite A: NB master server + NB Appliance box 5230 (also a media server) is moving to Site CSite B: NB ...

Failed backup job to WORM tape (status 96)

I'm trying to manually run a backup after an earlier failed job (status 84); now failing with status 96. These are the job details for the failed job03/09/2017 09:22:29 - Info nbjm (pid=2846) starting backup job (jobid=244754556) for client sv070563....

read from input socket failed(636)

I have backup issueread from input socket failed(636)8.3.2017. 22:37:48 - Error bpbrm(pid=9572) could not write FILE ADDED message to OUTSOCK8.3.2017. 22:37:50 - Info bptm(pid=12836) waited for full buffer 22367 times, delayed 111543 times8.3.2017. 2...

Vjeksa by Level 4
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Resolved! Restoring from Old EMC Node to smart connect

Team,Earlier we use to have the EMC nodes as xxx01n08, xxx01n09,xxx01n10,xxx01n11....Now we have moved smartconnect and the name provided is like xxx01nbkup.We are now trying to perform the restore from xxx01n11 and the destination is xxx01nbkup.The ...

NetBackup Vault not working

Master Server :- the vault session manually from GUI but it doesn't show job in GUI. Checked the logs and no session created at all.Checked the nbconsole logs and bpcd logsNBCONSOLE Log06:49:44.493 [5344.5448] <4> VCReadWritePortal::au...

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Resolved! Failed WORM backup (status 4207)

I checked the definition for this status code in the reference guide, and confirmed the client can communicate with the master. This client has been successfully backed up previously using a regular Windows type policy.The following is the detailed s...

Unable to login to the NetBackup Administration Console

Master Server OS is Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard SP1NetBackup version 7.7Unable to login to the NetBackup Administration ConsoleReceive the login window.After username and password are entered the Login in progress... appears with the hourglass ac...

GHas by Level 4
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