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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Recommended Settings for Linux Master/Media Servers

Is there is a list of recommended config settings for the RedHat Linux OS when running as a master or media server? Kind of a vague question I know but I am curious about settings like these ones below... cat /proc/sys/net/ipv4/tcp_keepalive_time 72...

Resolved! Understanding Email notication

I am struggling to understand the Email notication in netbackup.  It seems there are at least 3 places in the NBU GUI, NetBackup Management section:   1. Host Properties > Master Server > Server_hostname > Global Attributes > Administrator’s email...

mikebounds by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.6.0.4 and pbx removal

Hi,  I need to remove NBU from my Ubuntu server. I saw this post but i wonder if there has none-manually\better way to do it. also i didn't find how to remove the vxpbx_exchange service. How should i do it? Thanks   edit: I have an "install" s...

GEN_DATA for windows

Have create the idea GEN_DATA for windows: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/ideas/gendata-windows as I think GEN_DATA for windows could be very usefull in all windows environments.

Resolved! Client software

Hello everybody. I have a server with NB client 7.5 version in a CentOS. # more version NetBackup-RedHat2.6.18 7.5   I want to update his version to 7.6, but I can not find any download link. Could someone help me, please? Regards.

Resolved! New_Backup Selection...for Windows Server 2012 R2

Good day folks, I am running NetBackup 7.5.0.4 on Windows 2008 Enterprise. I just built a new archive server on Windows 2012 R2, and when I try to create a "New Backup Selection" on my "Daily-Data" backup policy, the directive set only shows 2003 an...

Resolved! Backup CCTV video images

Hi there, is it possible to use NBU to backup CCTV Video Images (estimated 10PB) with a retention policy of a year?   Thanks for your prompt answer. Alex

alex_ntow by Level 2
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Resolved! Auto Restart backup failure in Netbackup

In our environment we have failed backup restarting by itself. Could anyone guide me on how to enable/disable the auto-restart feauture ? A doc would do.

Resolved! Ops center data collection problem from master server

.My netbackup version is 7.0.1 Master, Media and ops center server at windows 2008 I install the opscenter through the  guidline found from https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/blogs/opscenter-installation-and-troubleshooting-tutorial-how   I...

Tauhid by Level 4
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Resolved! Updating Virtual Machine server credentials

Im really newby on this.   I just updated the credentials of Virtual machine servers on Netbackup. after this i receive a message stating that daemons and processes should be restarted on netbackup server and Media servers involved. its possible to...

negman by Level 2
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NetBackup 7.6.1.2 (NetBackup 7.6.1 Maintenance Release 2) is now available!

(crossposted from the Netting Out NetBackup blog) I’m extremely happy to announce that NetBackup 7.6.1.2 is now Generally Available! NetBackup 7.6.1.2 is our second maintenance release for the NetBackup 7.6.1 release update. This release contains f...

CRZ by Level 6
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Auto Image Replication with Remote NDMP

Hello everyone I have a couple of questions regarding a new setup we are looking at in our environment. I've went through tons of manuals, web browsing, etc but I figured I would come here to ask the experts. We are firing up a new offsite location ...

Resolved! Number of tape drives for concurrent backups

Good morning, This isn't a question about multiple streams, etc... I swear there is a global-type setting somewhere in NBU, that sets how many tape drives can be use at one time... i.e. I have ten tape drives in a library, and I know at one point t...

spitman by Level 5
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Resolved! Tapes are taking too much time to expire

Hi, Since past 3 days, we are facing an issue with the tape expiration. In our environment, We expires 30 tapes daily with bpexpdate command.  Previously we used to expire each tape within 5 minutes. But now it is taking almost 40 minutes to expi...

Resolved! ACS Library AIX media server no connect

Hello I'm trying to connect an ACS library to a netbackup master server on AIX, I have the following error: #rcopinfo -p CENTRIC1 (ACSLS host) rpcinfo: can't contact portmapper: RPC: 1832-010 Authentication error; why = Client credential too weak ...

Resolved! Restoration Test

I would like to perform a restoration test for flar files and databases. What should I need to know and prepare to restoration test? We have production servers. Shoudl i need to prerpare test servers? We have MS SQL Server 2008 and Oracle databases. ...