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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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Windows VBScript to create random test data...

Sometimes we only need one, or a few, small files for functional testing, and sometimes it's useful to always have truely random data as part of a test. And some of us cannot import unknown executable code, but it should be quite clear that this shor...

sdo by Moderator
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Resolved! SAP DB individual file restore

Hi Friends,We have master server with NBU ver:7.7.1 with windows 2012 r2 standard OS.We area taking SAP Backup through BR Tools using the script files.But now our requirement is to restore an individual file from the ailable backup image(which we hav...

Drives Usag

Hi All, I can see drives are available in the device monitor but many jobs are queued. May I know what reason would be behind for not to allocating resources for queued jobs. Thanks in advanceRupesh

8.0 : NetBackup Web Management Console service

Upgraded one of my environments from 7.5.7 to 8.0 - no significant issues, backups and restores are working like they should.This server is a combined media/master and is running windows 2008 R2The Java console seems to be running fine, but i receive...

Resolved! Replacement Media Server On DataDomain & DDBoost

Hi,We are running NBU7.7.1 with a DataDomain using DDBoost and OST3.2The issue we have is that the media server that has been created on the OST STS is due to be retired and a new one put in its place, we are unable to attach the new media server to ...

Resolved! Exchange 2013 GRT Restore fails- need help troubleshooting

Hello,I am trying to restore a few Items of a users calendar back into his mailbox (original location)if I try triggering the restore through the "administration console" from the "backup, archive and restore tree", a error window pops up saying "Inv...

gkman by Level 5
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Resolved! 'media manager received no data for backup image' backing up USB drive

We have a Windows 2008 R2 server setup as a media server that backs up smaller clients. The server has a 2tb USB drive attached that contains all our installation software and appears as a local F: drive. Although I can browse the contents of F: in t...

SteveLaw by Level 5
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NetBackup finds drives but not library

I've seen posts about Netbackup picking up a library but not the drives but my issue is the opposite way round.I've got NetBackup 7.6 on a Windows 2008 server, that connects to a NetApp filer which has 2 fibre connected IBM TSTS3x00 libraries which i...

Resolved! Veritas 5330 spoold.log location

Hi! I'm trying to locate the said file but unable to find. I have shared the logs folder in the appliance but can't seem to locate. I remember seeing this under the /log share. I also tried to do a find /log -name spoold.log but no result. Thanks 

NBU LDOM support

*** Moved to new discussion from Now 2016 does NBU support LDOM both of storage and tape media server?

VZA by Level 2
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Error 1 and 6

I am getting this error from last thurday.  It is happining on all my production database.  I do not know if it is netbakup side or sap side that the problem is.Using Instances for backup 12/20/2016 06:42:47 - Info nbjm (pid=22718) starting backup jo...

where/how to find a reliable restore report/log?

NBU'm looking for a restore log that is readable or easily understood. i saw a thread where it says the log can be found in "C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackup\logs\user_ops\username\logs" from where the BAR was ran. in my server where i did...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup Policies configuration report

Hello,      I am trying to find a script and or way to generate netbackup policy reports. I had found a script on the forums Policy List Parser.exe however I am recieving a runtime error with it unfortunately.      Is there another way to generate th...

crscsy by Level 3
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Migrate Tape Library and Media to New Media Server

Hi Everyone!Before today I had one master/media server with two tape libraries connected via SAS.  Realizing the server was being overwhelmed, I implemented a new media server and wanted to migrate one of the libraries over to this new media server i...

lravelo by Level 3
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Resolved! Multiple retention period on media

Hi everyone, here is the situation.I have hundreds of policies that can be grouped to 3 different retention period, 2 months, 6 months and 1 year.  I noticed that on many tapes i have a fragment of 1 year retention mixed with 2 months which is bad be...

Resolved! NetBackup 8.0, are we really ready for WMC?

Just tried Web Management Console, got exactly same errors for 7.7.x and 8.0.Are we ready, the Web Console introduced from 7.6.x? User/Group createdSetupWmc completed successfullyWeb Svc enabled and up runningDid I miss anything? 

YK by Level 3
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NetBackup Client sofware

**** Moved to new post from   Hi All, I am installing Netbackup client on RHEL 6.6 and I am getting the following error. As I am new to Netbackup installation, please guide me. ERROR: NetBac...

Re: VMware_thaw: Unable to unlock virtual machine

*** Moved to new post from: have the next problemin randomly times, after the backup end, the virtual machine have one problem with the snapshot. unable to d...

Cesar_Almada by Level 3
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