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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 Level 6
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Configuring redudancy in client backups

Hi Iam pretty new to Netbackup and i need some help on the below scenario.I have requirement where backup of a client should not fail even if the master server on the paticular Netbackup Domain is down.I have  local cluster master server but i want t...

67532 by Level 3
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NetBackup MSDP Issue

I am trying to set up an MSDP pool for NDMP accelerator.I have created a 2Tb NetApp share, and exported via NFS to 2 Media Servers.I have tried using a local account that exists, I have tried creating a new local account, and even tried the root acco...

Resolved! what are the files needed for Solaris 10 clients?

NBU 7.7.3i'm upgrading my Solaris clients from to 7.7.3 and couldn't find the readme that lists what files are required to download. previously when i upgrade from 7.5 to 7.6.x, there is this README file that says one needs the NetBackup-7.x....

manatee by Level 6
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How to backup a Serena PVCS server?

Has anyone backed up a Serena PVCS server? Our PVCS system seems to be pretty good sized and the backup runs a long time. I can't seem to find any information from Serena. Is there an underlying DB that needs to be backed up? Or something that needs ...

Image deleted during catalog backup

The daily catalog backup for one of my domains was partially successful this morning. The error in detailed job (edited) showed the following:02/03/2017 04:09:28 - Error bpbrm (pid=11288) from client master.nbudomain : ERR - Cannot open file /opt/ope...

X2 by Moderator
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Resolved! Several hourly backups missing after manual submission

I have a policy (Standard) to backup some files (exported MySQL logs) hourly. The Full schedule runs at midnight (window 00:00-02:00) and DIFF (hourly) runs every hours from 0200-midnight.I have noticed that if the DIFF backup fails and is resubmitte...

X2 by Moderator
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Media servers [Virtual, Physical]

Hi Experts,I've couple of queries related media physical, virtual [VM -backup host] servers.1. Physcial media server: i have 3 media servers and each media server has 2 ports FC card which is an initiator.i want to do offload from disk to tape + sepa...

dpx_99 by Level 4
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Netbackup Catalog Restoration

Can netbackup catalog resotation be done if I have all below files and folders ( from Master Server) on a remote server:C:\Program Files\Veritas\Volmgr\databaseC:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\dbC:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\varC:\Program File...

Resolved! bpdbjobs -all_columns

Hi Techiz, I am trying to drill down some details from command line, I am choosing bpdbjobs, However I am open to suggestions about any other command or log which can be added with it.I need following1. Date wise selection from activity monitor, I ne...

Sid1987 by Level 6
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Resolved! Cartridge LTO 4 always frozen when using LTO 5 robot

Hi Guys,i have a problem that i can't solved. i have 2 type robot machine, LTO 4 and LTO 5, but last month, my LTO 4 was failure and cannot be used anymore. so the company decided to use only LTO5 robot for any backup to tape. i have read that LTO 4 ...

Resolved! Linux client install to VMware guest issue

All,I just created a policy to backup Linux vmware servers. When adding clients to the policy, the Operating System shows as "sles11_64Guest", which is fine, but when I attempt to push the client to these servers, NBU errors out with, "Cannot install...

Resolved! NetBackup Enterprise Client & APP/DB Pack License

I already have NBU in the environment. I will be adding 1 virtualized (ESXI) server with 2 physical CPUs which will be hosting 5 VMs out of which 3 VMS(oracle,SQL,Exchange) will be hosting APP/DB.In this case I will be needing :     1 NetBackup Enter...

Configuring cloud storage using CLI

Has anyone successfully configured S3 cloud storage (from start to finish) using the CLI?  The csconfig documentation (from the reference guide) is not that helpful.  It's unclear how the access key and secret are entered, how the disk pool is config...

gs1984 by Level 1
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Appliance 5240 configuration

Hi all,I want ask you a suggestion, I m configuring an appliance with two different backup lan tagged, I suppose vlan_bckA and vlan_bckB. The question is1. configuring only one Storage server and one DiskPool and configure the /etc/hosts on media ser...

stucci by Level 6
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How to expire Images from Tape

Dear GuyzPlease help I want to expire few old images from tape, not all images.Please help me step by step process. RegardsZIS

NBU 7.7.3 LiveUpdate

Greetings,I've been working through setting up a Netbackup LiveUpdate platform so we can use LU to upgrade our client servers instead of manually upgrading over 4,000 backup clients. I put all the LU files on our OpsCtr server which is a Windows 2012...

DPeaco by Moderator
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