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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! Transitioning from NBU 6.5 to 7.5

Have moved from NBU 6.5 to 7.5 and now would like some input on the best way to deal with long term tape backups of important records some with expiration dates of up to five years.   What is the best method of dealing with this type of situation? ...

GHas by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU retention

Hi All, I have a silly doubt for which I need solution. Consider I have a NBU policy whcih has 3 schedules 1. INCR_BKP with 35day retention, 2.WEEK_FULL with 35day retention and 3. Monthly_full with 1yr retention. Now If I use SLP with fixed re...

BVshet by Level 5
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Resolved! How to delete the 7 months old catalog on Linux server

Hi all, one of our Symantec NetBackup master server indicating  dis pools is full over 94%. we are having  over nine  old catalogs, each one is over 6 months old. I was planing to delete multple old catalogs , in order to create additional space. he...

Resolved! Post backup scripts

Hi All,   I have looked at many posts on this topic and have looked at the information in the Admin Guide but have yet to find a solution:   I want to run a post-backup script on a MS SQL server with client. The script simply needs to run...

Adie84 by Level 3
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Resolved! nbdecommission issue

Hello all, I must to decomission one old media server tester, but the nbdecomission procedure doesn' t work fine. Below the particoular procedure: nbdecommission -oldserver INTESATD1-99-8 You want to decommission INTESATD1-99-8. Is that correct? (...

stucci by Level 6
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Resolved! Exchange2010 Recovery Fails with status 24, 185 and 10054

Hello.  Im trying to restore a Exchange2010 database. Getting this error. Master server: win2k8  with Netbackup Admin console Win2k8 server with the RDB database on - Netbackup client Selecting Point in time recovery - then adress...

Resolved! NDMP backup failure

Need help on NDMP failure with error code 84 ALL cifs and nfs streams running successfully. A job with the file names imagenow/osm_01.00001 got failed .What could be a reason for this is similar files from same policy are completed successfully. 05...

Problem with Unified Logging

Hello, Since last few days we are facing issues with our Netbackup Drives getting fulled. While we were able to delete the logs from the Netbackup\Logs directory but the logs are getting created quite fastly. So I thought of changing the Unified Lo...

Resolved! Error while creating SRT on Red hat linux 6.5b server

Hi, I am creating SRT on my server whose OS is 3BL652240055_004_RHEL65b.iso. I used the same iso mounted on /media/isodvd and created the SRT but ran into error: The media repository is incomplete. Could not load the following package(s) from dis...

Resolved! Full backup image expires before dependant DINCs expire

Hi, using 7.6.1.  I have some workloads with 2 week retention.  We do a full every week and DINCs every other day.  Mty intention is to have two weeks full recovery from any day during the fortnight.  The DINCs are dependant on the Full preceding the...

Sortid by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU related error

Hi All We have some solaris boxes,these are netbackup client.Whenever backup started for this boxes we received the below alert in the message file of the client servers for which backup is running. bphdb[2765]: [ID 427199 user.error] pam_dial_auth...

Resolved! BRRestore failed exit 5

Dear All,   I want to perform my first ever restore SAP using BRRestore. But it got failed:  May 4, 2015 4:03:11 PM - begin Restore May 4, 2015 4:03:12 PM - media needed: 000053 May 4, 2015 4:03:12 PM - media needed: 000244 May 4, 2015 4:03:12 ...

sheriff_e47 by Level 5
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Resolved! Antivirus on Netbackup master / media /opscenter server

hi Team,  Do we have any official note from symantec that antivirus should not run on master , media and opscenter servers which can impact backups. I have seen the notes that netbackup files need to exclude from antivirus scanning on master , medi...

Brits by Level 6
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Resolved! Solaris install keeps failing

Hi All,   Solaris install keeps failing  I had a similar issue some time ago, however it was not SYMCnbclt.    Installing SYMCnbclt package. ./cp_to_client: pkgadd: not found   ERROR:   Failed to install SYMCnbclt on testussm01.     ...

Resolved! Slow Flat File Backups

Hello Experts, We have 2 solaris clients that we have flat file backups and these take almost 12-15 hours to get completed due to very small files on the clients. So do you recommend if we take multistreaming backups of these clients this would tak...

Resolved! Cross Mount Point

Hello Experts, We are taking flat file backup for solaris 11 clients with one policy that is not cross mount enabled. inside home directory every time a user gets created netbackup assuming it a new mount point and skipping it and in restoration we...

Resolved! Active Elapsed Time in Backup

Hello Experts, I need to the the actual active elapsed time by the client in netbackup. I tried to extract the report in Reports:- Client Backups:- Put the client name selected date and time range But got only Elapsed time not the Active Elapsed s...