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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! Netbackup Master Server High Availabilty

Hi Experts,I have a customer which wants NBU Master Server need to be in High-Availabilty but not ready to buy cluster framework license.So, as per consideration Backup Master is going to be deploy on VM but customer wantsVM Machine (Master Server) s...

Windows server exclude list best practices.

Hello,Can you help me to find a best practice exclude list for Ms-Windows servers (starting from 2003 up to 2012R2)?For example :C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\*.lockC:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\bprd.d\*.lockC:\Program Files\Veritas...

Resolved! Netbackup Clustered Master Server licensing

Sorry but it was a bit tough to find a precise answer suitable for my situationI have a customer that need backup master server in High Availabilty and customer has capacity based license of 250TB. Do we need an additional license at NBU level for im...

SLP backup log info

I have an issue regarding SLP There was a storage unit that was full hence i changed the storage unit in SLP and updated the SLP version as wellHowever there were some duplicatin which were active and kinda hungI tried cancelling it from activity mon...

how to get backup sizes per client?

NBU can manually get to the backup sizes per client using Reports/Client Backups but that would take me ages to do by hand. i've also looked into OpsCenter reports but for some reason, it only provides me some clients when i wanted all clien...

manatee by Level 6
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VM Instant recovery failed with Error 21

Hi,I was able to take backup with VM Ware option from Netbackup. But the restore job is failing with error 21. When i ran the instant recover command from below was the output. C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin>nbrestorevm -vmw -ir_activate -C W...

Resolved! SAN Client & SAN Media server

Hi, I was going through netbackup architure notes i saw two things there1. SAN CLient2. SAN Media server I gone through this post as well Understood SAN Media server takes backup of iteself and...

Resolved! Can NBU 6.5.6 use LTO6 drives?

We have a small site where we are looking to have couple of LTO6 tape drives. Could someone let me know if NetBackup 6.5.6 (i know it's EOL though) can use them for read/write?If not, then i think we have to go for LTO5 tape drives. Presently we are ...


we have several branches across the world, the tapes for each region should be shipped to one centralized location / branch in which the tapes should be tested there then.How can i test the media / Tapes without being able to restore or access the da...

Joe_ab by Level 4
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Resolved! inconsistencies between parent and child jobs

Hi,Can anyone help me to figured this out. This is a Oracle RAC policy so that is why in the picture you see two clients: ecbpebsp1-vip and ecbpebsp3-vipThe policy is: DCP_UIO_BDD_ERP_ECBPEBSP_DIARIO_n3I dont understand why parent job is DCP_UIO_BDD_...

AndresV by VIP
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Consolidated monitoring Dashboard

Hi Team,150 policy environment. 1. Is any command to check if any schedule is missed ?                                                                                              2 .List of failed schedule in each policy in any command?Thanks

Resolved! ORA-19506 ORA-27028 ORA-19511

Here's the failed job logs from rman end. Having hard time to troubleshoot this issue. Please help to checkBkup string input manually: [arch_del_daily]Found NB Master Sevr: [undisclosed]Found NB_ORA_CLIENT : [undisclosed]### ERROR: NO valid policy FO...

oracle backup

NetBackup for Oracle uses the eXtensible Markup Language (XML) standard to represent relational database table data that is extracted from an Oracle database.form the above comment my question is wither oracle client machine sends the database to tar...

Resolved! Netbackup AIR Configuration Master Server v7.7.2

Hello All,I am figuring to find out how i can configure the AIR in my envirnoment.We have a Clustered Master Server v 7.7.2 (LINUX) and using DD using OST.Can you please let me know from where i can check if we have a adequoate license to use AIR.Als...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Resolved! How to stop Netbackup on a AIX 5.2 host running NBU 5.1

Hi All,How can I stop / start netbackup servcices. There is no /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/goodies in NBU 5.1 client, Also /etc/init.d is empty, there is no /etc/rc2.d on the client. Any help is appreciated.   Netbackup Master: Version 5.1 running on AI...

nbvcplugin version compatibility

Hi there,We are about to upgrade a NetBackup domain, primarily used for VMware backups, from to 7.7.3. My question is regarding the nbvcplugin. Do we have to change the nbvcplugin vApp to 7.7.3 at the same time as the upgrade, or can we wait ...

Resolved! Last time Inventory ran

Hi, I want to know when was the last time when inventory ran on my environement to take medias from MAP to slots. Please guide me through steps.