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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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bpdbm double free or corruption

Hello everybody,    I am getting this on my laboratory.  Master server installed on redhat 6.5 and Veritas Netbackup 7.7.2.   Does anybody faced this?       *** glibc detected *** /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bpdbm: double free or corruption (out...

Resolved! Windows versions

Hi, Is it possible to run different version of Windows on the master and media servers. Let's say I run Windows 2008 R2 on my master and my media servers. Is it possible/supported/OK to add a new media server or upgrade an existing one to Windows 2...

Re-run VMs from query-based policy client selection

Has anyone figured out how to do this?  I have a list of failed VMs from query-based policies which I'd like to re-run with a simple bpbackup command: bpbackup -i -p <policy> -s monthly_full -h <VM hostname> -S <master> This, of course, generates a...

elanmbx by Level 6
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Resolved! Migrate from Veeam to NBU

Hi there, Could one of you please let me know how does one change from one backup system (like Veeam or vamar) to centralized netbackup? I read somewhere that it is not possible and the only possibility is to start from scratch and keep keep the Vee...

Resolved! How i can correctly decommision a media server?

How i can correctly decommision a media server & assign those media's with a new media owner?   I gone through some docs but they seems to be old   One of the link is :   I would like to ...

Not able to add a new DXi to my enviroment

To start off I am new at this backup world so I am sure that I am doing something incorrect but I am at the end of the rope so thanks everyone for your help already.   I have a new Quantum DXi 4700 that I  need to set up in my enviroment I have trie...

jmms by Level 2
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Resolved! Installing netbackup client on linux

There must be at least a dozen threads about this subject but I failed to find my answer. I understood that installing the client is as simple as extracting it to the server and executing the install script. but which tar file do I use? (there is on...

gkman by Level 5
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Resolved! NBvwcPlugin Install

Hi,   Can anyone shed light on the process to install the VMware Web Plugin as described here   I don't get the step 4 (shown below). Where exactly should it be copied to, a server has many ...

RiaanBadenhorst by Moderator
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Resolved! how do you read "bp.conf" file?

i'm troubleshooting a problem with "bpclntcmd -pn" in a different thread and i came across a troubleshooting article to check "bp.conf" file. when i checked, what i saw doesn't seem right. SERVER = <master/media server> SERVER = PC x SERVER = PC y...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Drives are in restart mode

Hi All,   If we see this then we need to restart ltid service to resolve this issue. Can anyone suggest which logs we need to read to find out the root cause or when incident happened. I checked /usr/openv/volmgr/debug, /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/...

nbemm logs are taking high space every week

logs detail 0,51216,143,111,1,1462169480661,2089,1145919808,12:jobid=565711,11:INITIATING:,13:allocateMedia,1 0,51216,143,111,2,1462169480661,2089,1145919808,12:jobid=565711,109:masterServer = nbvirtual, client = , jobType = 10, capabilityFlags = 0...

fawad55 by Level 3
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Resolved! NBU has to use "hosts" file?

NBU so i was configuring all my Solaris machines to use my Active Directory DNS server because of ntp client configuration requirements. ntp work done and working fine. name lookups via Active Directory DNS also working fine without me havin...

manatee by Level 6
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Replace Media Netbackup for the Firstime

We are running the media tapes for almost a year now and we want to replace some other tapes for archiving purposes.  I am newbee to this and I would like to ask for an assistance regarding the proper procedure or steps in replacing tape media. We a...

Policies are not picking up desired media server

Hi, I have configured one policy in which I have added one strorage unit which has one media server only. But now, when the job is running I can see that job has not picked up the storage unit which is mentioned in the policy but another storage uni...