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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! Deleting "pack" directory in AIX

Hello all,My customer having disk space issue in /usr and they as me if they can delete one of these directory:[AIX_server]:/usr/openv>du -sg * | sort -n1.44 pack. packWhere in pack., they have:[AIX_server]:/usr/openv>cd pack.7.6.0....

tarmizi by Level 5
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query to exclude disconnected clients

there are multiple VMs in disconnected state i would like to exclude them from backup is it possible via query ? since they are in powered on state it is included in query and stays in queued state for a long time, this affects the other VMs too....d...

kaey by Level 2
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Backup of Exchange DAG via SAN Client

Hello,I need some advise here,I have read in SAN Client Admin Guide Page 17 that backup of Exchange DAG is not supported over FT.Can someone advise, what could be other better ways to backup 6 TB of exchange database?Please note, we are not consideri...

PatS729 by Level 5
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Resolved! Migrating Netbackup 7.7.2 cluster to new hardware and OS

We have two Netbackup clustered master servers on windows 2008 R2 and we want to migrate to new hardware with windows 2012 R2 installedwhat is the best way to migrate all clients, policies and storage to new clustered master server?

Amgad by Level 3
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catalog import issue using AIR

Hi Dear allFirst I will describe environment:we have 2 domain in diffrent location with 2 master server NBU 7.7.3 and 2 DD 2500 running ddos and OST Plugins are Configured Netbackup AIR, and a SLP on master A that take backup on st...

Adding a schedule to a exisitng policy using command line

Team,Need your help on adding & editing a schedule to the existing policies.I have almost 150+ polices where I need to create a new schedule to all the polices. Instead of GUI I though command line would save my time and also I believe that is the wa...

Vamsi1 by Level 5
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EXIT STATUS 12: file open failed

I was wondering if anyone's seen something similar, I just upgraded to v8 and now my user archive doesn't appear to work;I get the following[root@bulger UserArchive]# /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpbackup -c User_Archive -w -f /usr/openv/netbackup/script...

Why should i use cloud backup solution like AWS..?

Hi TeamI have one query. Today lot of organizations are talking about cloud backup service.If i have infrastructure created in cloud itself (AWS instances, Databases etc.,), do i need to deploy enviornment inside cloud as we deploy in on-premise?Clou...

rVikas by Level 5
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Getting error 13

I can see this error,04:14:11.922 [13401] <2> unix_daemonize: 0 = close(3) errno = 10 mode = 0x0000818004:14:11.922 [13401] <2> unix_daemonize: 0 = close(4) errno = 10 mode = 0x0000c00004:14:11.922 [13401] <2> unix_daemonize: 0 = close(5) errno = 10 ...

vijay5 by Level 3
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Resolved! AIR replication of catalogs and relational database

Hello experts,We are in the process of installing StoreOnce 5100 appliances in our home site and in our DR site and the intention is that we can replicate backups and catalogs to the DR site using AIR.  We are setup currently to use different NBU dom...


Hello everyone,I have a query to do backup restore of a file server where a migration of file server from windows server 2008 R2 to windows server 2012 R2 standard, in which it goes unsuccessful. What is being proposed to make backup full and differe...

Elmer_Gomez by Level 5
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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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