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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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Hi everybody,I did my best to do some research on this, but the confusing documentation causes headaches. Since we upgraded to, we had the idea to enable WORM on our MSDP Linux Media Servers. Long story short, the UI says that the Storage Ser...

llang by Level 3
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Catalog Backup fails after OS upgrade

Hello,Veritas Netbackup : V.8.2Policy Type : NBU-CatalogOS Master and Media Server : W2019 StdStorage : Media Server (Policy storage) and local (Disaster Recovery) This server (Master Netbackup) has been updated to W2019 (previously 2012R2) and since...

Disk Pool Configuration Fails for AWS s3 storage.

Hello,After configuring a Cloud Storage Server for AWS (S3), Disk Pool Configuration Wizard fails gets stuck at: Fetching disk volume.After a while following error pops up:Media servers with connectivity:cannot connect on socket(25)We are using Maste...

tester3 by Level 3
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Resolved! How to list slow and long backup jobs

Hi all,Is there any option how to in Netbackup find and list backup jobs, that are very slow or take a long time? Is it possible to check this somehow using cmd line or is there any built in graphical tool? I think, it is just common concern to know ...

JimmyB2 by Level 4
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oracle co-pilot - fresh initial level 0 backup

we have a working environment with netbackup appliance and oracle co-pilot setup.but due to space constraints we were not able take the regular oracle incremental merge backup.leaving a large gap between the existing full and changes until wan...

backup rotation using NetBackup

Hi I would like to know how set up tape rotation.Weekly full backup happens on fri of every week. retain the weekly full for two weeks. Take one offsite and leave one onsite.Monthly back up happens on sat. retain for four months. Take on monthly offs...

npramod by Level 2
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Netbackup AIR Configuration Issue

HelloNetbackup AIR Configuration Issue I have a question for you.Media and Device Management > Credentials > Storage Serversbut it is not configured as it appears as the image below. I can't find out where the problem is.Error in fetching replication...

Solid State Device Information Missing Failed

Hi Support Team,I am running Vertias Netbackup 8.3, OS base Redhat 7.6. When I check "Hardware ShowErrors" it shows the error "the solid state devices information status is missing, the state is failing" as the attachment.Can you please help to have ...

halq by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup backup to cloud - workflow

Hi team, we just configured netbackup (with local cache) backup to S3 cloud storage, the backup size is around 10TB, however, i found the second day, during the backup process, there're around 1/3 data (2-3TB) GET from cloud, is this the normal behav...

Tom_Qin by Level 3
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veeam cloud connect

hi everyone,deos netbackup have any cloud storage solution for itself ?i want to define a cloud storage and  duplicate backed up data to our own private  cloud storage. something like Nextcloud. or anyinside veeam you can install cloud connect in a r...

Resolved! Can i force delete old version of SLP?

Hello, im dealing with a bit of a conundrum here...I have created new msdp (stu_msdp_nbu-media02) and redirected some SLPs to this new msdp. This went fine, but after a while i noticed the msdp was badly created - i made a mistake and i have created ...

Kritix by Level 2
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Restore multiple VM's to an alternate location

HelloI need to restore arround 40 VMs to an alternate location to do some testing. At the moment I am clicking through the restore windows which is a little bit borring for many VMs. Also in case of a disaster I don't want to do this one by one. Is t...

Lumpi by Level 4
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Unable to open debug log

Dear Sirs,Activity Monitor > NetBackup Management > Report > Problems contains messages:“unable to open debug log”How to set up a report?Andrii

nb replication

2 appliances 5250 (master - media) on the same domain ( + on different sites.this two sites are connected each otherany guide how to configure replication between clients on media1 to media2 and v...

sandreou by Level 4
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Migrate Netbackup master server to VMware virtual machine

Hello,We're having a Netbackup 8.2 master server running on RHEL 6 on an old HP Proliant DL 380 G6 server. As both OS and hardware are beyond end of support, we'd like to migrate the master to a virtualized environment, because it is easier for futur...

AdN by Level 4
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Netbackup 9.1 vault Management Auto Eject Issue

helloI am writing to ask for help.netbakcup configuration: nbumaster-----nbudr----Tape (TS3200)I am backing up to tape with the above configuration.There is nothing wrong with getting a backup.However, an issue occurred in Eject.The current schedule ...

bad tape with reused or replace?

Hi All,I have more questions about the tape LTO5. If tape error "bad tape" can I reuse it? or have to replace- have attachmentThank you.

Confine "unconfined" daemons - Netbackup for Linux

Hi,Recently we have a 3rd party firm run a Tenable configuration scan on our rhel 7 master servers for audit purposes. As a result, a couple of running  nbu services like pbx_exchange, vnetd, bpxd  got flagged as "unconfined daemons".  I understand s...

chcast by Level 1
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