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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! How to change credentials for Data Domain storage server

Hi there, I am not finding it easy to read about password change for the account that was used to create the storage server entry for a Data Domain (OST). How can I do this? Additionally.. Is there a way (CLI preferred) to test connectivity to a Da...

pep-e by Level 4
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Resolved! can i tell NBU to use a particular cartridge?

NBU i know that a policy can be configured to use a pool of tapes, for say, monthly backups but how do you tell NBU to use a  particular cartridge? we have a new backup policy wherein i have to use 7 tapes for daily diff backups, 4 tapes fo...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup Completed Successfully but no data to restore

Dear All, I have created a New policy (Test), for windows server selected one drive for backup (the drive is assigned from storage), assigned a new volume for this policy "test". Without any error the backup completed sucessfully, but when I try to ...

Velmabii by Level 4
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Resolved! Full Vm restore fails with SAN transport

The restore is succesful with NBD transport method but fails for SAN. Tried restoring using both original and alternate restore. NBU= 7.7.1 12/08/2015 17:32:16 - Info tar32 (pid=10072) Restore started 12/08/2015 17:32:16 - connected; connect time: ...

Mohmec by Level 4
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Resolved! Backup failed with status code 6

Hi all, I have a linux master server with netbackup 7.5. backup from one client failed with status 6. (policy type: Oracle - Client OS: Win2008 and Rman script) I share one onf the detailed status of one channel. please let me if you need other log ...

Resolved! Block level backup using Netbackup

Hi all,  I am trying to achieve the following for a customer. Here are the envt details that I have so far. *************************************************** Production Site Windows Master (2008) - NBU  Vmware vshpere  - 6.0  Vmware d...

jinxnbu by Level 5
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Resolved! Upgrade to Netbackup 7.7.1

hello,   i have a media server, on Linux Redhat 5.7. the Netbackup version is Master server on Windows 2008 R2, and the Netbackup is entreprise i need to upgrade to Master and media server to 7.7.1. so for the Windows is not wom...

issmag by Level 5
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Resolved! Problema con SLP

Nuestra organización dispone de Netbackup bajo sistemas SOLARIS SPARC version 10. Todo backup se realiza vía SLP en dos pasos: en el primero se realiza backup hacia un media server 5230; y en el segundo, duplicación a un 5230 remoto. Por un ...

Seve by Level 2
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Resolved! Upgrade Netbackup client major release in Redhat SRT

We have a Redhat SRT with the Netbackup client version in it. I am trying to update the Netbackup client to version 7.7.1. When going through the prompts in "bmrsrtadm" and selecting "Install Symantec NetBackup Maintenance Pack" it is expect...

Chris_W by Level 4
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Resolved! Configuring SAN media server

I was reading some feedback by Mariana in the forum on configuring SAN media server Remove client sotware (instructions in NBU installation Guide), install Server software (ins...

Resolved! error 239

NBU i have this policy that of late, whenever it starts the parent job would give error 239 and a job schedule of *NULL*. there is nothing in the details page to indicate the reason why. it's all blank. so after a while, the child job would ...

manatee by Level 6
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Replication Director - NetApp Filers

I have a NBU 7611 environment with Windows Master Server and 5220 appliances, all running well.  We also have a number of NetApp filers, and are looking to manage these with the Replication Director component of NBU. When testing I noticed that whil...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! How to reset schedule after job failures

I understand, now, how to manage the number of tries for a backup over a given period (global attributes in host properties of the master server).  However when I am dealing with a failure and have resolved it I can't find a way to reset the policy s...

Vault not eject Tape

Hi All   I rectly configure Vault on my NBU master/media server. I created vault profil to duplicate image with 10 hours old and auto eject tape for daily outside export. The duplication run successfully but tapes are not ejected automaticl...

Dtrace_225 by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup Standard Client License for VMware Guests

Running a NetBackup Enterprise Server 7.6 environment   I have a VMware environment with two ESX hosts supporting 10 Windows Server guests each. I have a NetBackup agent installed on each of the 20 VM Guests. How many Standard Client Licenses are...

Resolved! Restore on Unix failling - cannot write data to socket, 10054

Hi, I'm trying to restore a backup from a Unix(Ubuntu) to another Ubuntu server. On multiple occasion I get the error cannot write data to socket, 10054, and media manager for backup id xxx exited with status 24: socket write failed I've been looki...

Resolved! Windows2012 NTFS Dedup compatability

Hello    We are planning to enable native Windows NTFS deduplication in order to optimise the storage space. Before we do this though we would like to get clarification if NetBackup 7.6 supports the following:    1. Backup and restore of a Window...