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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 Level 6
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Resolved! BACKUP_ERROR 96

Hi all   Please, i need an help 'cause i'm going crazy When i try to launch a backup (manually) i receive this error: 02/26/2016 15:58:25 - Info nbjm (pid=878) starting backup job (jobid=37) for client m4nxhpsrl1cc-bak, policy m4nxhpsrl1cc-bak_FI...

qeialto by Level 3
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Resolved! Schedule dependency in netbackup.

Hi Experts, How to create a dependency between 2 schedules in 2 separate policy in netbackup. I have policy A and policy B. Both have 2 monthly full backup schedules. I want schedule in policy B will trigger , once schedule in policy A is complete ...

Resolved! NDMP tape drove config

Hi Team, I am planning to configure NDMP backups in my backup infra. I am using direct attached NDMP approach for my backups, was wondering is there any command specifically to configure tape drives to NDMP hosts. Please advice.

BVshet by Level 5
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Activity Monitor - Unable to obtain display for Activity Monitor.

After reboot, in my master server , is impossible see the Activity Monitor of administration consolle . Return alternative this 2 error : "Unable to obtain display for Activity Monitor "  Error: java.lang.ClassCastException: vrts.common.utilit...

Resolved! How to find out VM disk provisioning at the time of backup?

Hello, according to NetBackup for VMware Guide and VMware KB:, there is a good practise for VM restores: "SAN transport offers the best performan...

Michal_Mikulik1 by Moderator
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Backup via DFS share not working

Hi all Have a customer that dumps all their database backups down to a NAS share. This done using DFS shares and the want NetBAckup to do bakcups via the DFS shares as well. But I can't get it to work. The environment is Appliance 5230 as Media Serv...

MatsHolm by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup SAP DB backup requirement

All, We're setting up new environment to backup SAP servers , data size is around 25 TB. Single server as Netbackup master/media .We're planning to have SAS LTO6 Tape library with 4 drives (Infact 2 libraries with 2 drives each , will be connected t...

swati99 by Level 3
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Resolved! Copying data from site to site using a tape import

I have a user that wants to copy a large amount of data from one of our other sites to our site.I was thinking they could back it up to tape via NetBackup, ship it, and we could import the tape when it gets here. Am I on the right track? What gotchas...

spitman by Level 5
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Resolved! How to configure new tape library in master server os Linux.

    Hello for all,    Please help me to install and configure the new tape library on netbackup linux master server. NBU version.: 7.6.1 Master server OS.: Rhel 7.1 Tape library.: SL150 Tape library is connected to switches and zoing has been...

Resolved! NetBackup 7.7.2 Upgrade Queries

The upgrade seems to have gone rather smoothly….except…. The Storage Lifecycle Policies has the hourglass on it and that has been that way for several hours now. I sorta assume it’ll work itself out eventually…but it does make me wonder. I created...

Kernal by Level 4
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Need advice/process for moving puredisk data

Running NB Enterprise on RHEL. Current puredisk storage unit (iSCSI LUN)  which is used as an AIR replication target is full. LUN can't be grown (NetApp 16TB LUN limit). So, have created (2) new 16TB LUNs, have created 32TB LV in LVM. System...

dnaflr2 by Level 3
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Status code 13 - file read failed

Hello, I try to backup 'all_local_drives' with netbackup 7.6.1, but the backup failed with the error file read failed. Please find below the details of status: 25/02/2016 15:35:22 - Info nbjm(pid=12020) starting backup job (jobid=11050) for client...

Amal16 by Level 3
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NBU 7.6.1 - HP StoreOnce OST Catalyst

Hi all, someone use this configuration with Option synthetic backup enabled ? I seem that synthetic backup does not work, and the performance does not encrease respect to the normal backup.   thank you for any experience, regards

stucci by Level 6
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BMR Using command line

Hi Team, I was wondering is there a command to start prepare t restore option of BMR.   Thanks in advance, Bshet.  

BVshet by Level 5
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Resolved! Disk Image management

I hope there will be a discussioned pinned with regards to disk image management. at the moment, my tape drives are unavailable but backups are still going on to disk. i already have several images on disk and want to expire, then delete, some image...

manatee by Level 6
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NetBackup installed under a non-root Linux user

Does anyone have any advice or experience with installing NetBackup under a non-root userid in a LINUX install?  Is it possible?  Is it supported?  or is it highly recommended to install under root? Kind regards Jon Ward Malvern, UK

JonWard by Level 3
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