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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! How to delete secondary copy data from DD

Hi All,We use AIR replication from one DD to another DD. now on source DD we manually expired some old backup images to recliam some space and we got space on source DD. however space not released on destination DD.Anyone have idea what steps Iam mis...

Block level Backups with Data Domain

Hi, I request some advice.My client wants to backup FS using Netbackup, but the files are a lot of small files that are in total 10 TB aprox. Besides, Data Domain is going to be used as a VTL for this backup.My Netbackup version is 7.6There aren't DB...

Netbackup Hot Catalog Backup Size.

Greetings,   I am running netbackup on a Windows 2012 Server. The "C" drive holds the O/S and the "D" drive holds the netbackup application, the "D" drive total storage is 836GB. Today I ran down to a couple hundred MB of free space and my images sta...

Resolved! Bpgetconfig

I am trying get to centerlize some scripts , the problem I am having is with bpgetconfig. I have installed a media server on the central server so I have access to the cli tools, and added it to all hosts in all domains but I am still getting an acce...

nbritton by Level 4
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Resolved! Relocating NBU Catalog to different Windows volume

HiI'm in the process of building a new Windows 2012 master server for a new NetBackup environment. Prior to putting the Master server into production I want to move the catalogs to a larger volume. eg NetBackup is installed on the d:\ and I want to p...

CadenL by Moderator
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Resolved! New LINUX client connect failure

Hi, I have installed the Netbackup client on a Red Hat LINUX server, but when I attempt a backup it fails to connect with the following errors: 12/07/2016 12:34:52 - Info bpbrm (pid=8316) connect failed STATUS (18) CONNECT_FAILED 12/07/2016 12:34:52 ...

Andy__ by Level 2
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Resolved! looking for NBU_7.7-LU files

previously, the LU files are kept together with the base NBU. now i'm checking my veritas licenses and all i can see are the base platform downloads.where can one get the Netbackup-7.7-LU files?

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! using NBU 7.6.x with sql server 2012 always ON

NBU previously asked (can't find the old thread) regarding  NBU and sql server high availability and someone suggested that only NBU 7.7.x supports the always ON feature of sql server 2012. upgrading to 7.7.x is on my plan of action but ther...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.7.3 - Active Monitor question

Hi all,a client asks me to extend the "Active Monitor" retention jobs, now is set to 8 days and he would like extend to 30 days.I want ask you if 30 days is too much, I worried for java perfomance, or if you think that 30 days is admissible. thank yo...

stucci by Level 6
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having issues with connect to java console

Hiwe upgrade our NBU server from 7.5 to 7.7.3Earlier customer can login to java console of 7.5 version and do tape management. but after upgrade nbu version to 7.7.3 they are not able to login java console. I provide them Java folder for 7.7.3 versio...

lovee by Level 5
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NetBackup Self Service 8.0 released…

We are pleased to announce the General Availability of NetBackup Self Service 8.0 !NetBackup Self Service 8.0 empowers users to self-serve common backup and restore requests while providing automation and control to IT.Self Service's multi-tenant, ro...

smusale by Level 4
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Resolved! VMware Instant Recovery failure

*** Moved to new discussion from   *** Hello All, I am also facing the same issue, I have tried with below command and is not helping me: c:\...

dipendra by Level 4
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VMware XFS support

I just need to vent with how disappointed I am.  The new VMware compatibility guide is out and there is STILL no ETA for File Recovery support on VMware backups with XFS. has been an issue on ...

Chris_W by Level 4
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Command bpplclients to delete not working in script

I'm creating a script to automatically "refresh" the clients in a policy. The policy has no schedule as it is only there for audit purposes and probing the client for connectivity.The script (in BASH) is working but for one operation: deleting all cl...

X2 by Moderator
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Upgraded to 7.7.3: A few questions

Upgraded a combined media/master server from 7.5.7 to  7.7.3.  Platform is windows 2008 R2.Profoundly disappointed that the windows standalone admin console is gone, but won't rehash that one..Two questions:Is there a way to get an equivalent view as...

All tapes in standalone

HI,Does anyone knows why all tapes now are in standalone section, yesterday all tapes were in TLD sections.Now I cant eject or add any tapes. How could be the correct process to back normal again?

AndresV by Level 6
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Newly Installed Master Server with issues on EMM

Hi Guys, Currently, I'm maintaining 4 NBU Master Servers running on Windows 2012, NBU 7.7On this installation, I got this following error (shown on the screenshot). I can't proceed on configuring the Tape Library and Tape Drives because of this error...

Jess01 by Level 3
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NetBackup 8.0 Release Notes

NetBackup 8.0 Release Notes, here:

sdo by Moderator
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