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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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NDMP backup failing with error code: 196

Hi, I have NDMP local backup configuration with netbackup in my environement. Last night after creating DUMP[Pass I] for 7 hours, it failed with error code 196 ie Backup window closed. Although, I have chekced the policy and it stilll has 4 hours o...

Media summary descriptions Active, Scratch, Expired

Apologies in advance for this simple question.   What are the meanings for the descriptions Netbackup give to in use media. Examples I have seen are Active, Scratch, Expired, Vault. Is there an online description of these descriptions and are there...

Resolved! Upgrading Master to Netbackup 7.7.2

Hello,  I have several Master server, all have a dedicated mediaserver. The OS is Windows 2008R2 and Netbackup is version Now I am planning the an upgrade to NBU 7.7.2.  The company where I curently work has a lot of legacy servers, I se...

Lecteurs Netbackup down

Bonjour, Depuis quelques mois j'ai 2 lecteurs down sur les 3, et lorsque je fais un "UP drive", ils passent bien en UP mais retombent plus tard en down... Du coup nous n'avons plus aucune SLP qui passe...   Merci d'avance pour votre aide   Cord...

Ugiman by Not applicable
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Resolved! Master Server not reporting to Ops center

Hello All,   We had done a fresh installation of Ops Center and when i am trying to add the netbackup master in it to do the data collection its not completing the locate and gives out an unknown error. "An unknown exception has occurred. To cont...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Resolved! How to restore transaction log of lotus notes

Hi All, I have configured and backing up weekly full and daily cum_incr backup of lotus notes database and every 5 hours full backup of transaction logs.   Do i have to select the transaction log backup file in the BAR GUI for restore along with t...

Duplicated images not showing up in BAR

Hi all, Here is a problem I'm facing: I have a yearly backup job to run in January. I messed up the backup schedule, so some policies missed the yearly backup. The yearly backup is set to backup to disk then duplicat to tapes with 7 year retention....

Resolved! Found Media, whats one it and who does it belong to?

Greetings,       We have two master servers, one at our main office and one off-site and both have a tape library attached to them. Both servers are running Windows Server 2008 and running netbackup 7.7.0.     I took over backups several months ag...

Resolved! Need to automate Netbackup SQL restore

Hello All, Does any one know of a way to manipulate & automate/schedule netbackup sql RESTORE  batch script?   Looking forward to your feedback . Thank you

Dollypee by Moderator
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Resolved! Backup Stream not multiplexing to tape

I know I'm probably missing something rudimentary, but here's my situation: I created a policy to backup some directories on a single server concurrently. So my backup selection looks like this: NEW_STREAM /backup/folder1 NEW_STREAM /backup/fold...

LT2013 by Level 4
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Resolved! Port number 1556 for netbackup client is not listening

Hi, We have a RedHat Linux version 7.2 running Netbackup client 7.6.1. The RHEL is running as wm in vmware. Correct me that port number 1556, 13724 and 13782 shall be listening? Please refer below, port number 1556 is not listening. How to rectify ...

YC by Level 4
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Netbackup slow export to tape

Hi I wonder if there is fine tuning option to accalarate export to tape. windows file server with over a milion small files,it is 8 TB size by now, and tape is LTO6 it is taking around 4-5 days to finish export   I have read a little about buffer...

Itai by Level 4
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Resolved! how to enable encryption in policy attribute

please help to check what's wrong in my NB Master. The encryption checkbox is disabled(grayed) in NB policy attribute window and i would like to know how to enable the encryption checkbox I attached a impage as policy attribute for your refer. Tha...

Resolved! Media Server limitation

Hi, Is there a limit of nbu clients/policies for media server? Can a single media server accommodate large number of clients to backup?   Thanks. NBU 7.7 running on RHEL 6.5

nbuengr by Level 5
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Resolved! Backup and Recovery of NBU

Hi! Is there any documentation on where I can find information regarding backup and restoration on NBU? I would like to know if restoration is dependent on last full backup and last incremetal backup. This is for NBU 7.7 running on linux 6.5  Than...

nbuengr by Level 5
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How to configure NetBackup Client Encryption Option(Again)

I am working to enable client encrption in our backup environment and found a link in veritas support site. there are five steps to enable client encryption base on the document. How to config...

How to configure NetBackup Client Encryption Option

i am working to enable client encrption in our backup environment and found a link in veritas support site. there are five steps to enable client encryption base on the document. How to config...