Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Discussion Posts

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 Level 6
Partner    VIP    Accredited Certified
  • 1 replies
  • 17 kudos

Netbackup GUI after applying hotfix

Hello Colleagues, I have problem with login on Backup enviroment after applying hotfix VTS16-001. We have installed hotfix on our stand alone master server and 2 media servers. After that applied this two commands /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd...

Aeron by Level 1
  • 1 replies
  • 1 kudos

Resolved! Individual user creation IN NetBackup

Hi all,   Recently we have enabled NBAC. And we have a predefined users from domain(Server Domain List). We are able to grant permissions and etc.., from the existed domain users. Can we create an individual user in netbackup without using domai...

Netbackup Media Management

Hi, Would like to know what is the options for the media management of Netbackup during holiday. Eg. Daily Volume Pool - Week 1: Set 1 Week 2: Set 2 Week 3: Set 3 Week 4: Set 1 Tape is loaded to the library every Monday for the whole week. But...

PingPong by Level 1
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

Netbackup 7.7

I am running NBU & want to upgrade to 7.7. I found 7.7, 7.7.1, 7.7.2 and 7.7.3 on Veritas downloand site and they are all base install. do I need to remove 7.6.1 packages and install 7.7 and update to 7.7.3 or just install 7.7.3 without remo...

Resolved! Vaulting not working after 7.7.3 upgrade

I've upgraded Netbackup from 7.6.1 to 7.7.3 and now my vaulting is not working. From what I could find, the vlt_start_notify.cmd script cannot be open. But all the rights are fine. RVP            = Vault_LTO4_SSO_Week SID            = 4472 STEP  ...


Guys Please advise can we setup puredisk using external storage like VNXe, or any other file system ?   i got 50TB IBM storage and want to setup puredisk is it possible with puredisk option license ?

NDMP connection is still pointing to old drive serial number

Hi, We had changed one of our drive (drive 1). Successfully reconfigure back the new drive with NDMP connection When we run tpautoconf -probe command, it still detected the old serial number. FYI, we do observed that drive 1 NDMP connection frequen...

azrula by Level 2
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! delegating NBU console

all i can search online are rather outdated so was wondering if there are any updates regarding delegating the NBU console? i just want someone to monitor the backup, make a list of existing backup policies but don't want to give full admin access.

manatee by Level 6
  • 1 replies
  • 0 kudos

NDMP port

How can i check NDMP port is open or not and where can i check the NDMP port?

Resolved! NetBackup on CentOS

Hi!   I was reading the NB compatibility list, checking if I can install NetBackup 7.6.1 Master on a CentOS 7 server. According to what I read, NB isn't compatible, but I want to be sure.   There's no chance to do this? If RHEL is compatible, wh...

Resolved! Adding existing linux media server to DD storage server

I have the master server added to one of my Storage Servers (DataDomain). When I try adding media servers, I keep getting error: Add credentials failed for media servers. Unknown error (-1)   After it fails this process stays hung on the media ser...

jbf23 by Level 2
  • 4 replies
  • 0 kudos

Can't restore using bprestore

Hello Veristas community I need your help. I try to restore map test from linux machine using :  .\bprestore -s <start> -e <end> -p<polciy> -C <client_name>  /home/vmail/test . But after i run this command i get status 227. when I backup this f...

gvart by Level 3
  • 8 replies
  • 0 kudos

Resolved! Where the NBU keeps the BID file?

Hi, I know that after running the bpduplicate command with the parameter -BID "BID file", this BID files is deleted from the specified location. Can someone tell where the BID files are stored the bu NBU. Because it runs the duplication for each BI...

Resolved! stopping "server" service during backup

Windows Server 2008 R2 i have this problem with a file server where users never close their files and it is affecting the backup. so i came up with a possible solution and that is to stop the "server" service before the backup starts so that no one ...

manatee by Level 6
  • 2 replies
  • 1 kudos

Resolved! Java console process spawning is an issue.

I'm running 7604 and encountered some odd out of memory issues around midnight...sendmail crashes, running jobs ditto. Did a lot of digging around project mem settings and then resorted to bpps -a ...simple! Ive got over 1000 bpjava processes running...

Resolved! Vaulting -vault eject failed  (287)

Hi anyboday can anybody help me resolve this issue. I am getting error code 287 during vaulting of tapes. there are totally 2 tapes on that volume pool. while I want to ejjectthose tapes onlynad we have 3 slots in the i/o Station to eject. Still I a...

Netbackup data migrate to another server.

Morning Guys Please advise I need to migrate over 60TB Netbackup data to a different netbackup server/storage due to existing servers are purchased by my client and now i need to get the data out of those devices. Existing devices are Netbackup Ap...

Resolved! Error in login

I'm trying to login to NetBackup Administration Console version 7.7.2 on but I'm receiving error below "Unable to login, status 534 An exception occurred in NB-Java. Please try again." NetBackup is installed on Windows Server 2012 R2 and fully ...

Oracle Co-Pilot - Anyone used it yet?

Does anyone here have any real world experience with Oracle Co-Pilot that was released for the appliances in 2.7.1?  Since we backup a lot of Oracle databases in my environment, I think this feature could be extremely beneficial. However, I haven't ...

tgray21 by Level 3
  • 3 replies
  • 0 kudos