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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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Location of Netbackup Admin GUI filters?

Does anyone know where Netbackup stores the filters I create? I upgraded my master server from 773 to 80 this morning and forgot to export the filters first.  Now when I launch the 8.0 GUI they are all gone.  If I could find where they get stored per...

sclind by Moderator
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Problems with GRT and exchange database recovery

Hi. I am currently runing OAT tests for an Exchange 2013 delivery. We have had lots of issues with GRT recovery, mainly that some mailboxes do not appear in the recovery console (but are definitely on that database) We get No Entity Found issues as w...

Sharepoint restore performance

Hi, We have some SP2013 and SP2010 farms over here and there's something I would like to check with you guys who have Sharepoint backed up in your Netbackup infrastructure.Our main SP2013 site has 3 main folders as follow:Folder ABC: ~40.000 itemsFol...

Steppan by Level 4
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Netbackup RHEL Client 7.6 kickstart install

HI,I'm wanting to install the NB 7.6 client via a kickstart script for when I roll out servers. I can install these manually but the client install asks questions that need to be answered. Is it possible ti include like an "answer" file with the inst...

ahicks2 by Level 2
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Tape Elimination with Veritas Access

A significant number of my NetBackup customers are currently looking to eliminate tape within their environments. For a long time people have been saying that tape is dead but until recently I never believed it because of the amount of data you could...

Oracle backup failure with status code : 84

In my environment sometimes I see full backups (Oracle RMAN Backups) failing with error status 84.Master server : Server 5220 Appliance : : AIX 7 ( where the oracle databases are running ) Does this article even applies to Or...

dugga by Level 4
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Resolved! From which host should i backup Oracle

Hi All, We have Oracle RAC on ASM.I am configuring Database Backup.What is the suggested host to backup? Physical or VIP?I read many places that VIP is recommended so that we can restore on any physical node.If yes, but I am facing one problem here. ...

always problem on RMAN restores

NBU 7.7.3, Solaris 11last Friday, i had the weirdest restore scenario. whatever we do, NBU prevents us from doing an alternate RMAN restore. i have checked:bp.conf = DISALLOW_CLIENT_LIST_RESTORE = NO and DISALLOW_CLIENT_RESTORE = NOsame also in the G...

manatee by Level 6
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Hi ExpertsWe are using netbackup for vmware, Basically i am a vmware admin. 1. One few of the virtual machines i have noticed when netbackup is going on, Lets say if i have 2 Drives on my VM another identical drives get created on the server which ar...

mda708 by Level 4
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Netbackup hardware refresh

Hi Guys,We currently have Netbackup (master&media server) v7.5.0.7 on an EOL physical server running Windows Server 2003 (32-bit) with a Quantum Scalar i500 tape library.The loooooong awaited hardware refresh has finally occured and we now have 2 phy...

robtaylor by Level 2
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Linux client backup getting code 13

Hello, We have a Linux SUSE client backup is continuously getting a code 13 file read failed. Netbackup Client Master Server running on LinuxBelow is a portion of the the bpbkar logFrom the bpbkar log 00:34:04.650 [7028] <16>...

BPLIST and Powershell

I am using BPLIST to generate the NBIMAGE which I now want to use with my powershell script to automate the SQL SERVER database restore.Has anyone written a PS script which they are willing to share ?Appreciate your help.Thanks  

larry5 by Level 1
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Resolved! Does NBU 5230 Appliance support ALUA?

Hello,I have come across a setup where the 5230 is connecting to NetApp LUNs directly for backups. I discovered that the appliance is connected to both NetApp controllers and is mapped to LUNs on both sides. This sometimes causes the appliance to use...

Nos205 by Level 2
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Resolved! Restore Speed

Hi GuysPlease advise .Data Domain configured as two storage server 1. with DD-FC 8x4 and          2. LAN 10GB x 21.Policy created and backup configured to run using DD-FC with clients XXX (Windows)but i want to restore using LAN nor via FC.When i che...