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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 Moderator
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Backup falling with 25 error

Hello Team , Master server - solaris - netbackup 6.5.6 Client Server - Linux - netbackup 6.5.6 Media server - Linux - Netbackup 6.5.6   I'm trying to run the backup for client - Immediatly i'm getting 25 error bptestbpcd command is workign hos...

Resolved! Creation of Barcode rules / Media ID Generation

I'm actually new to creation of barcode rules. This is with regards to my post about relabelling default media ID A000 to new barcode label on tape. It mentioned, before I do inventory robot on the newly labeled tapes that I have to create barcode ru...

Resolved! Missing control file, unable to restore netbackup set

Hi, I would need some advice on how to restore the datafiles without controlfile. When I bplist, the list is missing the controlfile. Anyone has any idea on how to restore the database for this? -bash-3.2$ /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bplist -C hq07s...

Bb28 by Not applicable
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Resolved! Excluding the directories from backup

Hi, I would like to exclude few directories from backup . NB version is . Master server is RHEL & Client is Solaris11 I have added /usr/openv/exclude_list_policyname & added the directory but when I run the backup it takes into backup.    ...

Resolved! Netbackup support for UEFI based systems

Restore an entire UEFI support system with Netbackup can be done only to the original machine . Symantec System Recovery 2013 support hardware independ recovery of UEFI based systems. Is there any solution on roadmap for hardware independ recovery ...

asherh1 by Level 3
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Resolved! SMTP server - Update

Team, Am looking for the information to get the detials about the SMTP server. 1) How to check what is current SMTP server it is using? 2) If we want to update new SMTP server with the old one, What are steps to be followed & also does it require ...

Vamsi1 by Level 5
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Resolved! NBAC wont start after upgrade to 7.6 in clustered master server

Hey guys, issue with NBAC after uprading NBU to 7.6.1 on a Windows 2008 R2 Cluster. We have a Master Server-only clustered with Microsoft Cluster. NBAC was working normally before the upgrade. Before upgrading, we set the USE_VXSS to PROHIB...

Germano by Level 3
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Resolved! Scripting Media Reports

I am frequently asked by our customers how to created Backup Exec reports that will show either: 1. Media written to since the last set of backups and the date it is due back or 2. a Media Report for the tapes that are being sent offsite and a Med...

DRMan by Level 2
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Resolved! Need information on Implemention VADP based backups - NBU

Hello Everyone, I have few queries regarding implementation of VMware based backups. Our NBU version is and We have capacity based license. I have query regarding VMware backup access host. Do i need a dedicated physical windows servers to b...

rVikas by Level 5
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Spoold handle count extremely high

Since we upgraded to we noticed the handle count for the spoold process is extremely high, 3000000 and above. I have looked at three of our media servers and all show the same.   Is this really normal? Seems very odd to me.    

Resolved! Exchange backup

Dear All, product: Net backup 7.0.1 backup :exchange server 2010 (Not DAG ) Although Exchange database backuped succssfully,report in exchange server displays that no backup taken . how to make sure that backup was taken or not ? Best Regards, ...

Resolved! My weekend back up is running very very slow

Hello Marianne After resolving catalog issues etc.I don't know the reasons my weekend back up is running very very slow. Let  me know which log files you need to check this.   **** Moved to new discussion from Catlogback up Delay ****

kakaluru by Level 4
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Resolved! Restoring Windows File in VMware envirronment

Hello everyone,   I have an vmware envirronment with linux  and windows server.  I backup my servers with a VMware Policy. I need to restore windows file but I don't want to install the NBU client on each server. So I dedicate one of my win serv...

Resolved! Remote Admin Console

Hi! I have some clarifications. Our client is having a problem accessing their remote admin console. It was installed on a different machine and he already added the host name to the server list. I found this thread,

nbuengr by Level 5
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Resolved! Storage TEk Commands

HI Experts,   Library Name:Storagetek   I am preparing a script which could actually monitor my library(Drive) status.   Can anyone tell me what is the command to fetch the library status from storagetek ;library.   Regards Puneet Gulati

Resolved! NBU - duplicate a backup image to an existing tape

Hi all, after our vault job has finished. One of the backup image is missing on the tapes. Is it possible to duplicate this missing image to the used tapes for the vault job? On the tapes there is enough space left. I don't like to erase the tapes a...

Resolved! Information Store missing from backup

Wondering if anyone can explain this scenario... We are running NB 7.5, on RH Linux media servers, backing up Exchange 2007, using the NB agent. We needed to recover a mailbox in Exchange, so in going through the restore GUI in NB, we saw there is ...

LT2013 by Level 4
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