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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 Level 6
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Data Size in a NetBackup Master server.

Hi,   I have checked few forums to check the size of data in a NetBackup Master server but only for weekly and monthly data backed up. I need to know the size of the data backed up so far in a NetBackup Master server. i.e., earliest available to c...

Resolved! Upgrade HPUX client

Hi, Customer has NBU client ver 7.1 installed on HPUX server. It is being backed up by a 7.1 master server. They have a requirement wherein they need to move the HPUX server backup to another existing NBU environment which is ver 7.6. They are plann...

nbuengr by Level 5
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Resolved! Error 58 and 23

Hi, For the past 2 days, we are having issue with one of our client's backup. It has been failing with error 58 and 23. From client properties, when i try connecting to the client, it sometimes show error (23) socket read fail and sometimes error (...

Linux Client install answer file

Hi to all, i need to install with a script the agent for netbackup 7.7.2 on various systems, these are: SolarisRed Hat/CentosUbuntuWIndows For windows systems no problem, i can use the silentclient.cmd edited with my parameters. Now i must deploy...

SQL permission issues

Hi,  We just implemented NetBackup and are having SQL restore permission issues. We’re trying to do redirected database restores from some of our DEV or BETA servers to our PRODs, or vice versa. The only way we were able to get this working was to a...

WORM tapes causing down drives

I recently had to convert to WORM tapes for compliance reasons, and I had the following situation... A "bad" recursive copy command was creating the same file in nesting directories, that we are backing up to tape (the storage is a dedupe appliance,...

LT2013 by Level 4
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Backup causing Exchange to crash

I have an Exchange 2013 DAG (Windows 2012) where in the Microsoft Backup causes Exchange to crash.  Crash occurs because a drive for the DB being backed up will unmount causing the application to panic.  The Exchange administrator will not consider u...

Jevon by Level 4
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Replace netbackup master server (virtual machine)

Hi all, We need to replace our master server (vm - Linux RHEL 6.0 ) for a new one because of some issues we are facing due to os updates that we did recently. The backup catalog is mounted (nfs) on master server. I want to know the steps to perform...

OS backup restoration through NetBackup

Hi  Team, We  have taken backup of  flat files, SQL database, Exchange Database through OS : Windows 2003 server We  want to restore this  data  through Netbackup Let  us know procedure to restore it      Regards Prajyot K     

pkatakdound by Level 5
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Resolved! Frequency of NBU 7.7 discovering new SQL Instances automatically

How often does NBU 7.7 discover the newly created SQL instances? Manually it can be discovered from the UI and then the instance can be registered automatically to the instance group. What is the duration and can this be set from anywhere?

Mash_J by Not applicable
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Replace MSDP server keeping storage!

Hi Have anyone replaced a Windows mediaserver that is doing MSDP, with new hardware? We have a Windows 2012 mediaserver with local attached MSDP storage, 32 TB, and want to replace the hardware without replacing MSDP storage. And of course we want ...

heinkel by Level 3
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Backing up 500GB Incremental nightly

Hi We have netbackup installed on a windows 2008 cluster, which we are setting up and is not yet in use. There are two SAN drives, drive T and U and a quorum drive, which is Q drive. There are also two virtual servers configured, which poi...

Resolved! Netbackup media server is going down frequently

I have a windows 2012 netbackup master server having two windows 2012 media severs. two media servers is in cluster for master server. from the last few months my primary backup media server is going down without any reason. mean while i am gettin...

Resolved! changing a robot from one media server to other

I Have netbackup master server which have two media servers. one of my media server was down now. now i want to assign that robot to another media server because we have only one robot in tape library how i can do this task. my master server and med...

Resolved! how does one control the cleaning cartridge

NBU how does one know if the cleaning cartridges are being used? as i see the "Mounts" column in Media to be always zero, how can check and control this cartridges?

manatee by Level 6
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RMAN very large Database backup tunning

The full backup time for very large RAC DB (~1TB) using the  standard RMAN backup process is taking between 35-40 hours to complete. Could you please suggest for Tunning Options that we can setup withing NetBackup side. Any other alernative options a...

Resolved! Calendar based schedule not working as expected.

hello, i am not sure what i am missing here - would be great if someone point me to fix this. we do calender based schedule so today i noticed some strange thing - here i attach the screenshots & bpimage output. client: prodl008 FULL Backup days:...

Raju_la by Level 5
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