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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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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 Moderator
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Resolved! /usr/openv/tmp/ full due to align files

Hello, we have a problem regarding netbackup ona  media server that stopped to work due to a saturation of space under /usr/openv/tmp. almost 4000 align files are created in this directory and according to this technote :

hha_mea by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup AIR - Replication Network Interface

Hi All,My netbackup has 2 interface 10.2.2.xx and 10.2.185.xx. How Can I force the image replication to use 10.2.185.xx instead of using 10.2.2.xx?. Now when I do image replication it will go through 10.2.2.xx. Thanks in advance.

zairil by Level 3
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Shadow Copy during Flash Backup

I am running FlashBackup of 2 very large volumes (36 Tb and 28 TB) to tape.   I got a message saying that the Shadow copy of one of the volumes was deleted because it could not grow fast enough.   I disabled Shadow copy on that drive and restarted th...

Resolved! Command to list the status of a job from a client

Hi, everybodyI am using the /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpbackup to perform a User Backup and I have to remove the files that were backuped successfully. What command should I fire from my client to list this backup status (example 0 - succesfull, 1 - p...

bpdbjobs returns zero in field 18 (percent complete)

Hi, I having problem with bpdbjobs command, when I run it from cmd most of the time it returns 0 (in some cases it shows truth (like 2 of 100)) in field 18 (percent complete). At the same time in NB console it works fine..Do you have any ideas why, p...

vizzzor by Level 1
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Resolved! DSM has encountered the following busy resource (134)

Hi all,anyone can help? i have a problem with Advanced Disk Pool when i tried to change state DOWN..[root@SBY-NBUMASTER admincmd]# ./nbdevconfig -changestate -stype AdvancedDisk -dp MediaSBY4DPool -state DOWNDSM has encountered the following busy res...

eryk_sun by Level 3
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NetBackup 7.5 Catalog Backup FAILED on host <hostname> status 2

Hello,Hope someone can assist me with this issue I am having:Receiving the following error:=============================Server        <Master_Netbackup_Server_Name>Date        Fri 09 Oct 2020 10:15:22 AM UTCPolicy        Catalog-BKPCatalog Backup Sta...

EdgarR by Level 2
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Resolved! purpose of nbhostdbcmd?

For maintenance reasons NetBackup had to be stopped on one of our master servers (RHEL 6.10, NetBackup 8.2). After the netbackup stop command we saw the following process running for a couple minutes:NB Processes------------root 9383 1 0 09:58 ? 00:0...

igarape by Level 3
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Netbackup 8.2 - need a 2nd copy of a tape

MASTER/MEDIA netbackup 8.1.1 server is a windows 2012 r2.  USing a quantum i500 with 6 LT06 tape drivesI will be perfroming some Archives soon with a retention of infinity to LT06 tapes and the client that is requesting these archives now wants to ha...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup Catalog Backup - Where to Store

We currently have Netbackup 8.2 Environment with 1 Master (W2k16 / Virtual Machine (VMWare) + 2 Media Servers (W2k16, Physicals) & Data Domain as primary disk storage target via OST.  We have our Catalog backup policy configured to store via UNC Path...

new2nbu by Level 4
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Job Oracle Failed error (6)

Hello,I have the error (6)  the backup failed to back up the requested files, in policy with backup the full instance and archive log.08-10-2020 11:45:49 - Info bpbrm (pid=260502) is the host to backup data from08-10-2020 11:45:49 -...

No jobs in Activity Monitor

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Resolved! Replication

Hello Team,Is there any method to check which jobs has been pending for replication and which jobs are in incomplete state.

Dav1234 by Level 4
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Resolved! What's new in Netbackup

Netbackup is a minor release but I could not find documentation about improvement or changes in this release. The link direct to 8.3 instead so want to find more info about this minor release before I consider to choose this version. When I u...

Netbackup Appliance 5240

Dear Good afternoon, On Netbackup appliance (5240 - 3.1.1), the duplicates to tape are failing with status 96, encryption was promoted and there is currently a pool with "ENCR_TAPES" tapes We currently have 3 LTO7 tapes and when duplicated by "SLP" ...

Layout/Configuration of disk storage for use with AdvancedDisk?

Hi Experts,I'm hoping to get some insight from the experts out there on what might be the best way to configure disk storage for NBU AdvancedDisk use.Current setup is a single Master Server with a DAS storage unit.  Storage is presented as a single l...

ndxgwj by Level 0
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