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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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Resolved! Filesystem not restore from snapshot

Hello everybody,The last monday I did a restore that a virtual machine windows (2008 R2) with three filesystems C:, E: and F:. When the restore finished and the customers finished checking the virtual machine, the filesystem F: wasn't mounted.I check...

Arturo_Lopez by Level 5
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Resolved! Deleting a storage lifecycle policy (SLP)

I want to delete Storage Lifecycle Policy using commandline.Please let me know the correct command/syntax I am doing as followsto cancel : nbstlutil cancel <SLP POLICY NAME>and to delete : nbstl <SLP policy name> -deletebut its not deleting because i...

PBY by Level 4
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NDMP Storage server

Hello Everyone !I want to add NDMP Storage server in NBU 8.0 through CLI.If anyone knows the command please let me know.   

PBY by Level 4
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set up a Veritas Netbackup server on Amazon cloud

We are planning to set up a Veritas Netbackup server on Amazon cloud for backing up our remote sites which we may or may not have network to access from our central data center. we do have primary Veritas domain up and running on data center. We do h...

Resolved! Should we know the randomly generated database password?

I was reading this post: quoted from the admin guide:"Changing the NetBackup database passwordThe database password is set to a randomly...

sclind by Level 6
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Backup oracle using RMAN

I am using RMAN to backup to tape : stb., which is a VTL behind itSo is it a must to use Netbackup Client for oracle?or just install normal Netbackup OS client is ok ?And Netbackup OS client 7.7.1 support Oracle 12cR2?? 

Resolved! Netbackup start a replication job without a new local backup

Hi guys.I have a question to solve a quick issue.I want to start a A.I.R Replication SLP but without having to create a local Backup.So let's explain why and what I'm trying to do.I completed a Local Backup of a vGuest this was successfull and it's a...

Resolved! Standby Master Server

Hello there,I would like to know if it is possible to have a netbackup master server and standby master server under the same NetBackup domain. Is there any document that explains how to implement a standby master server, again, under the same netbac...

Netbackup 7.7.3 Snap or Flashcopy backup

Greetings,I'm researching the ability that Netbackup policy says it can do.....Snap or FlashCopy. Is anybody using Snap or FlashCopy in a NetBackup policy and how well is it working for you? I know nothing about it but I'm looking for ways to improve...

DPeaco by Moderator
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cron job set up

Hello,I have to set up cron job to get sctach media for each monday at 8:05AM.when i used below command its not working.5 8 * * 1 /usr/openv/volmgr/bin/vmquery -pn Scratch_pool -bx | awk '{ if ( $3 == "NONE" ) print $1 }' | mail -s "scratch tapes rec...

lovee by Level 5
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unable to write to pdi device

*** moved to new post from***Greetings!And what if it happens on Win 2012 client:Moreover it looks very frustrating:06/21/2017 00:00:00 - Info nbjm (pid=22242) starting backup...

AlChie by Level 4
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Offline Until option

Greetings All !!  Is there any way that we could find the list of clients having offline until enabled at present in a particular netbackup master ?

NBU support for host based shared vhdx

Hi, our customer is asking about host based shared vhdx support in NetBackup 8. Can you please share some inputs. According to NBU 8 SCL is is still not supported. For example Veeam support this feature.Thank you.  

stefan_varga by Level 3
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Resolved! CLI: list old clients backed up by this master

One of my predecessors decided to change the name of a client... and I'm looking for old backups of that host. I'm thinking it's something like "bpplclients," but that only seems to list currently-backed-up hosts. Thanks in advance.

spitman by Level 5
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SLP to backup and duplicate VMs backups with several appliances

Hello,I would like to share a concern I have to set up efficient VMs backups, someone else has already faced maybe.I have 3 appliances 5230 with visibility on all the ESX LUNs, and with 5 LTO5 drives shared between them.I want to mutualize the ressou...

fari_fr by Level 2
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NDMP backups

Hello ,I need a help .In my environment I have 4 drives already zoned with 2 NAS nodes (netapp) .Newly one more node has been zoned with existing 4 drives .How should i view it?

Resolved! Move Media server and MSDP to new Master server

Hello all,I have a situation with a remote Media server with MSDP that I need to keep intact for restores we are attempting.  Due to inconsistencies with the network connection between this remote Media server and the Master server, we are having iss...

Carrguy by Level 2
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Setting Active Backups Per Storage Unit Group

Specific Netbackup Version: 7.7.3Specific Windows Version:  2012 R2I have two Storage Unit Groups (SUG) and I send one group of policies to one SUG and the another group to the other SUG.  Due to various reasons related to network speed, disk speed, ...

geelsu by Level 3
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