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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! Drive Path keeps on getting down

Hi, One of our tape drive just recently replaced. After it was replaced, I re-scanned / re-add to introduce its new serial number. I had to delete first the old tape drive via admin console. I did this in the master server. Then I noticed, the drive...

Resolved! Recalculate retention on local images and not on tapes.

Hi, We have an SLP which has a retention for a year and backup up to PureDisk. This images are duplicated to tapes /w 7-year retention. I would like to change the retention from 1-year images to 9-month and do not change the retention of the vault...

ilap by Level 3
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Oracle DB backup script showing error

I am using NB 7.6.1 on RHEL 6.5 64-bit operating system hosted on IBM X3650M4 server. This serve is used as Master as well as Media server. It is connected to IBM TS3100 tape using FC cable. (Direct connection) Currently I am testing a Oracle DB ba...

Resolved! Limit has been reached for the logical resource

Hi, We are using symantic veritas 6.5.6 to backup all unix and windows servers.Our backup server is on win2k8 enterprise 64 bit. We recently come across issue where backup of some policies. I have enabled multiplexing on both policies and storage ...

Resolved! NetBackup for VMware error 13

Hi All,  Our master server running on RHel 6.1 NB 7.7.1 and Media Server on Windows 2008 NB 7.7.1.  VMware is 5.5 (The client is a RHel5.6) We  have couple  hunders of  VMware client that were already running fine. about more that a week ago some th...

Resolved! Query on calender based schedule

Hi All, Could you please help me in answering the below query. I have created a policy and the schedule type is calender and the window is opened for 24 hours for the whole week and the start time of the policy is 10AM . Eventhough start time of th...

Resolved! Unable to save Admin Console configuration

Wonder if anyone has stumbled across this annoyance: Master/Media server Windows Server 2008 running Veritas NetBackup In the NetBackup Administration Console Under Media and Device Management Under Media If I configure the columns layou...

GHas by Level 4
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VMware backup is not running on its Vcenter

Hi, I have one VMware type policy with selections of client automatically through query. I have 4 VMs daily running on this policy with ABC as Vcenter host. Today, there was an another XYZ Vcenter host which was not connected and my backup of this ...

Resolved! bplabel error

I just unboxed some new tapes and added them to the robot.  The rules that assign the media id when the tape is first inventoried are pretty general.  I want to be more specific.  Before I back anything up onto the new tape I want to manually set the...

Backup hanging on specific client

Hi,   2-3 times a week we have the backup of a client that hangs. Like this morning it has been running for 11hours, but it's just not backing anything up. Looks like it's stalled. The only thing I can do is cancel the backup, stop the services and ...

NetBackup Disaster Recovery best design

Hi, we are planning to re-implement NetBackup on our environment. We are planning to have two servers at the main site and one at the DR site. Currently having SAN in place and block level replicating can be utilized. The master server at the DR will...

Joe_ab by Level 4
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Resolved! functions in bpcd

Is there a function available in bpcd that can open and read a file on a client from the master ?Also is there a function available in bpcd to execute a command on the client from the master ?

_47 by Level 3
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Resolved! query related to robot controlled drive

Hi everyone,   I have a query related to robot controlled drive. I have IBM 3310 tape library. In this library, one of the drive will control the robot.  Now, when I zoned this robot controlled drive to master server and one of the media server. I...

Pinku by Level 5
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NB_ORA_6.5.6 README, what it mean?

Hello gurus, I would like execute update NB_ORA_6.5.6 in one of my unix client. But READ ME says.. 2) Log in as the Oracle user and shut down all Oracle instances. (Recommended) Does it mean "DB DOWNTIME"??   Please advise, thanks.    

kkhoo by Level 5
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Resolved! How to extend the dedup diskpool without data migration?

Hi,   Here is my backup system environment: - 1 Master server (windows, NBU - 2 Media servers (Windows, NBU - Dedup disk pool configured - 2 Media servers (Windows, NBU - Advanced disk pool configured. - D2D2T, SLP po...

Resolved! How to verify if my client has oracle agent installed in it?

Hi, This is somewhat related to one of my earlier post. I have a client with db on it. NBU client ver is 6.5.4. However, there is no oracle agent installed. I dont have the installation cd. I can't successfully do a update_dbclients. So what I ...

kkhoo by Level 5
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