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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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Marianne by Moderator
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The Following files were not restored

Hello everyone, Today when i initiated a restore, it started to skip files in the destination folder with following message "The Following Files were not restored" I tried couple of other recent backup but getting same message.  Any idea why this ...

Resolved! VSS is mendatory for FLashbackup or Snapshot backup

Hi ,   I need to know that , whether VSS(Volume Shadow Copy Service) is mendatory for Flashbackup or Snapshot backup. As we are facing one issue that , after backup completes , snapshot not getting deleted automatically. Please help Regards, Sag...

Resolved! CLI commands for managing NBU 7.6.x

NBU i've been manning the NBU console for more than a year now and i work exclusively with the GUI on Windows 8.1 machine. though i find it easy, the command line version is faster and seems can do more (as Symantec tech support usually uses...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! GEN 3 media restoration issue on IBM TS3500 Library

Hi All, I am facing one restoration issue in our environment. Please confirm whether GEN 3 media is readable in GEN 5 drives?           A pending request has been generated for this resource request.           Operator action may be required. Pend...

Resolved! migration master server from standalone to cluster

        I  have a master server in Windows 2008 with 2 appliance and deduplicated disk backup and want to migrate to a cluster of Windows 2012 what  steps must follow.   Thanks for your help

Resolved! SQL DB Licensing query

One of my project members looking for a SQL DB license title to purchase and so he got below license name from Sales team. Now, he is asking me what does it exactly mean. Though I made a ticket to Licensing team, as we know it will take some time fro...

Resolved! Urgent : Move of database files failed

I have a newly installed Virtual master server but the Catalog database is installed on C: drive and I want to move it to E: drive now. When I try the command from the installlation path ''C:\Program Files\VERITAS\NetBackup\bin>nbdb_move -data E:'' i...

Soniya by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup remote admin console on windows

I try to export  policy attribute, schdule, backup selection etc..  from Netbackup remote windows admin console but the "Export" option is showing as inactive(grey out). I'm not sure why it is shoiwig inactive where as i'm able to get this for unix/...

Resolved! List all the clients duplicates.

Hello,   I am working to improve all of our policys. And, I'm searching if is it possible to create a list of all the backups clients duplicates with the policy name. For exemple, I want to know if the client A is backup in how many policy ? And w...

tifil by Level 2
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Resolved! child bptm, shared memory and parent bptm

Hello, I need to know about shared memory. What is it exactly. During backup bpbkar sends data strems to child bptm. Then child bptm store that strems in shared memory and from shared memory parent bptm took the data and write to media. So will you...

Exchange Restore Error on windows with netbackup

I have created sapce on a client to restore Exchange Server 2008 1 database file, but I get errors on it, just want to know if you can restore exchange to a hard drive with space, or do you need to have echange on this client.  This is the first time...

Resolved! Netbackup Oracle Agent Support for Japanese Characters Set

We have install Symantec Netbackup 7.6.1 in Windows Server 2012 which act as Master Server. We also have install Netbackup Client in Unix Server to backup the Oracle Database in it.   We had been asked whether the Netbackup Oracle Agent can support...

ACL by Level 2
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Resolved! How to use Netbackup 7.6.1 to backup mapped drives

We recently migrated our end-user network shares from a Windows Server 2012 server to VNX CIFS. Since the CIFS is not a server unto itself, the plan is to attach it as a mapped drive onto one of our existing Windows Server machines, and then use Net...

Resolved! Library not enabled - Drive Control is AVR

We have just added to our environment, a new NBU Linux media server that sits behind a firewall. The new media server is configured for SSO and has access to all SAN attached drives in-scope, emm server shows correctly, all drives show UP an...

Resolved! View Volume Groups From CLI

Hello,   I am trying to figure out to view the contents of a particular Volume Group from the CLI?    Or   I would like to view what Volume Group a particular tape is assigned to?   Are either of these possible or only avaliable in the GUI? ...

Resolved! Oracle restore, 2 different netbackup domains with A.I.R

Hi,  we have 2 different Netbackup domains PROD and UAT. Oracle backups are taken on PROD site then replicated over to UAT site with Netbackup AIR.  DBA wants to restore PROD data on UAT site.  (in netbackup policy we added script names in backup ...