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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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Resolved! Drive cleaning issue

Setup is a IBM3310 tape lib. and a ProtecTier VTL. Master/Media is a Windows server 2008 R2 Running Netbackup   All backups first go to the VTL, then are duplicated to the IBM tape lib.   I can't clean drives though Netbackup it always ...

Resolved! Reset archive bit

Hi  Heres my setup Netbackup Windows 2008 R2 Backups are targetted to disk and tape. Most incremental backups are targetted to disk and full backups are targetted to tape.  Customer wants to find out total time it takes if all jobs are ...

jinxnbu by Level 5
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Resolved! MSDP AIR Replication fails in one direction

I've got a very strange Problem: When i try to initiate a Replication Job (SLP) from one Netbackup Domain to another I always receive an error message "_getURL_Worker: Failed to complete CURL webservice: Failed to connect to vie02s127.vie01.local por...

CKS by Level 2
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Resolved! Is NetBackup 7.7 and upgrade only or can I install it new

I purchased 7.6 couple years ago and never used it.  I didn't see a clear document that said you can install 7.7 new,not upgrade from 7.6.  Is this possible It would be easier now to just install 7.7 than go through upgrade process. Thanks, M

Resolved! Upgrade to or 7.7 Licensing

I currently have a licensed Netbackup server running  Would I need to purchase another license to upgrade to 7.6.1 or 7.7 or can this license be rolled up? Thanks, M

Resolved! SQL Transaction log backup completing with status code 1

Hi All, we see SQL transaction log backup completing with status code 1 with below error: 09/16/2015 09:18:58 - Info dbclient (pid=6000) USER - Operation inhibited by NetBackup for Microsoft SQL Server: Database <XXX_YYY_Webview> cannot be backed u...

Resolved! Tape drive not showing after the device configuration

Hi All, I got a problem in my two tape drives, Which has been configured on my SUN OS media server, Where the HP tape drives are visible on OS end, I confirmed this by running scan command. When i try to do device configuration its listing on the w...

RamK619 by Level 3
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Resolved! Server.conf file in netbackup virtual master server

Hi All, My netbackup master server is a virtual master server of version It is configured with 4 vCPUs and 16 GB RAM. Now the server.conf file looks as below:    -n NB_server_name -x tcpip(LocalOnly=YES;ServerPort=13785) -gd DBA -gk DBA -...

Soniya by Level 4
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Resolved! Report to show Resource unit usage time per job?

Hi all, Environment: 1 x Windows 2012 R2 Master / Media Server 7.6.11 x Windows 2012 R2 Media Server 7.6.1Each server hosts an MSDP.1 x Windows 2012 R2 OpsCenter with analytics.No Tapes involves.99% of backups are accelerated VMware using queries. ...

BirtyB by Level 4
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Resolved! Completing integrity on tapes

Folks, Im new to NBU and need to complete monthly integrity tests from the tapes to confirm that data is recoverable. When I go into Backup, Archive, and Restore and I can complete the restore successfully but there is no way for me to specify the ...

Resolved! Automating monthly restores?

Folks, Am running NBU 7.6 and need to complete monthly restore test on tapes to verify the integrity of the tapes.  Is there a way of automating this? Thanks Paul  

Resolved! Problem with VXSS auth after upgrade to 7.7

Hi Folks.   I have installed a new version Netbackup 7.7 over All steps in Install pass... but when i open administrative console, error with VXSS authentication... i have account admin local... admin in domain... trying another users.....

Resolved! bpnbat: how to use

Hello All, I am setting up NBAC and all the setup docs i have read do not tell how to use this command. I am setting up the media server for NBAC now. I am following this document. How d...

BTLOMS by Level 5
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Resolved! bpduplicate to standalone tapedrive

Hello,  I need to duplicate some backup images to a standalone tapedrive. I found posts how to add the tape and to label the tape with vmadd and bplabel.  Also I found how to start duplicate the data to the tape in the stand alone tapedrive. I adde...

connection errors in activity monitor after 7.7 upgrade

We are getting connection errors in Activity monitor after 7.7 upgrade. Backups are running fine. The opscenter collectors for this master server fail with NBSL. The evenet logs also indicate NBSL. This makes me think this has something to do with NB...

Mohmec by Level 4
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Resolved! vx_get_fsdata: layout version 10 is not supported

Hi All, I am trying to create a flash backup using Vxfs snapshot method but recieve error vx_get_fsdata: layout version 10 is not supported After investigation, I found a documentation stating only version 7 and below is supported but in my environ...

Peteror by Level 3
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Opscenter database clone Fails ORA-32002

Hi all, I was tring to clone a database to another client with Opscenter. I successfully run pre-clonet check but when I launc the clone I got the error:   14/09/2015 23:48:01 - begin Restore 14/09/2015 23:48:01 - Info bpbrm(pid=7320) vbodstest ...

MauroG by Level 3
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