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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! File Server backups

Hello guys,Regarding File Server backups for advanced disk, is there any documented recommendations or best practices?My question is:Would the "Backup synthetic" feature for file server backups be useful on a shared network with other critical applic...

danguss by Level 4
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Backup images size on NetBackup 9.1

I am searching the Backup image size on local Media server (Appliance) and as well as Off-site server (Appliance)I was generated / found the backup images size in (Netbackup Management-->Report-->Disk Report --> Image on disk) path on NetBackup versi...

master server crash

Hi,I faced with a situation I'd be grateful if you could help.I had a master server and a media server attached. we had policies for oracle that connects to the client and started an script to make a backup using we totally lost our master s...

elahe89 by Level 3
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Master server and clients

Good afternoon to all.I have one master server and clients with tape robot backups.Now I installed second master server on server 2022 and I want to make backup jobs on master server VDs. During the policy creation second master server does not see c...

cajo by Level 3
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Resolved! Unable to delete tape library. error 196.

Hi All,i encounter network read failed when i was trying to perform backup. since this only happen to one of my media agent. ( i got 2 media agent, 1 is EMM server that is attach to MSL01, another is media agent server attach t MSL02), i suspected th...

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Netbackup Appliance to Tape drive performance

Dear All,I have small environment Master 9.1 + Appliance 4.1 (With connected Tape library having 4 FC LTO7 Tapes drives)Appliance having FC connectivity but may be its not activated.Tape Library 4 drive connected on Fiber. Currently Tape backup writi...

Resolved! Help about Parameter "-R" Instant VMWare Recovery

Hi everyone,I need a little help about how to understand a parameter "-R", I already read this link but the doubt is still in my mind, thanks in advanced.My restore for instant vmware recovery is working, but when I tried to rename my VM display erro...

Resolved! Netbackup Appliance API calls not working

Hi all,I am trying to run powershell script (based on API) to monitor Netbackup Appliance without success. Using the same script on the ordinary Netbackup was ok. So, what could be the difference between the Netbackup Appliance and Netbackup?Script t...

JimmyB2 by Level 4
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Netbackup VM dedupe and compression ratio

Hi all,I am new to this community. I need to get some advices with regards to a discussion with my customer recently. During the conversation, we were discussing about the Netbackup features especially on the dedupe and compress features. As far as I...

Resolved! API call from Windows

Hi all,could you please show there the way how to run API calls from Windows OS. I guess, the right way will be using Powershell (Although, it could be used Python scripts as well).So, what is the right syntax for gaining the token and how the simple...

JimmyB2 by Level 4
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Netbackup mystery DR config

Hello,I have a few questions regarding Linux and Windows masters servers.Currently, there is one windows master server on-site, and the previous admin team purchased a veritas appliance located at the DR site. However, the appliance at the DR site is...

6 Steps for installing NetBackup in the AWS Cloud

In the following example, NetBackup 9.1 Primary, Media and CloudPoint servers are deployed with the result being able to log into the NetBackup Primary webui and viewing the Media and CloudPoint servers attached. Let’s Begin To begin, log into your ...

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GNeil by Level 4
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MSDP 250GB /etc/nbapp-release missing

hello, Here is my netbackup rev details [root]# cat /usr/openv/netbackup/versionHARDWARE LINUX_RH_X86VERSION NetBackup Tue Aug 24 17:26:47 CDT 2021BUILDNUMBER 0040 ###I recently created an MSDP pool as per the tech note: https://ww...

pmj1 by Level 2
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How to change tapes in Veritas Netbackup

Dear,I want to change a tapes from media library GUI veritas but the issue is i have a tapes in library with status Full,Active and suspended now how do eject the tapes also how do i know that this tapes will be ejected or not please share...Also ple...

Resolved! Upgrading to Netbackup v9.x

HelloWe are currently running netbackup 8.2 one master/media in a redhat linux environment.  We are looking to upgrade and I was wondering what version of 9 should we upgrade to. Any recommendations.?   Another words has there been a lot of issues th...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Oracle DB backup over NFS taking long time

Hello AllI am looking for a solution as my Oracle DB backup is over NFS  RMAN based backup taking longer time compared to block level backup is there any fine tuning is possible for NFS based file system in RMAN based backup