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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! Need to update device drivers of tape drives

Hello ,   Can anyone help me on how to update device drivers of tape drives.   Media Server OS --- Solaris Tape Library ---- ACSLS Netbackup Version ---- 6.5.5   Netbackup version can not be updated so just need to update drivers.

Resolved! Error while creating SRT

Hi All, I am trying to create an SRT on solaris sparc boot server. Master Server ==>X86 Blade Client Server ==> (SPARC ) Boot Server ==>SPARC Admin I have encountered below error during SRT creation.   ERROR:   Failed to install SYMCnbclt on a...

VMware backups snapshot creation

HI all, We are using netbackup master, media & client version and we are taking the vmware backups. but for snapshot creation its taking morethan 10hrs time for 2 media servers. please provide troubleshooting steps.

arjun7 by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU server needs to change ip address

I've planed to change ip address for NBU master and client. Environment: NBU master: Win2012 NBU client:     1. Sol 11 x 2 units (there is oracle RAC)   2. windows 2003 x 3 units   What is step before/after change ip address?  

Inventino by Level 4
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Resolved! Slot based backup in Netbackup

Hi All, I got a requirement to implement a slot based backups in netbackup 7.5 , master server,media server -windows 2008r2. I am praparing media pool for each day and Using "override policy volume pool" to make sure that specific slot tape used for...

Resolved! NetApp filer ndmp option installation and configuration failure

Master/Media server running Windows Server 2008 Client - NetApp filer running ONTAP 8.1   We just received our license for ndmp support and am in the process of configure for NetApp filer. License installed - No Problems When a backup policy is ...

GHas by Level 4
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Media server hardware replacement leads to slower tape throughput

I replaced hardware for a media server according to TECH77811 and am now getting much slower throughput on tape backups.  The master is Linux RHEL 6.3 running NB  Original media server was Solaris 10 SUN FIRE X4270 with 4X1GB aggregate NIC, ...

JeanB by Level 4
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Resolved! Nbpemreq

Hello Experts, Pls help with the below query. When we stop nbpemreq -suspend_scheduling it stops the schedular and automatic backups dont initiate however, if we can fire manual backup and these run smoothly. Pls suggest if we stop the nbpem deamon...

Resolved! Oracle RMAN image delete restriction

Is there a way to retain Oracle team rights to perform RMAN backups but restrict them from deleting images from the catalog?

Mohmec by Level 4
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Catalog Backup Issue & Vault Job Failing Nightly

So I just took over my company's tape backup system so I'm new to NetBackup.  Last week I had a catalog backup hang for days.  And I think this was not allowing my vault job to run so I wasn't getting tapes ejected nightly like I'm used to.  The cata...

Resolved! Moving dedup backups between 2 dif. Masters

OS is 2008 r2, NBU ver 7604.  I have a Master/Media server with dedup images on it and I want to move those to a new existing master with a different server name and dedup pool.  Is there any easy way to do this short of off loading them to tape and ...

rn_ssab by Level 2
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Resolved! Replication Error of Some Kind

Any ideas as to what exactly this means?   03/17/2015 20:18:11 masterservera -                     Import manager in Target Master Server 'masterservera'                     received invalid event for backup ...

how i can download netbackup software trial?

Hi. I need downloading netbackup software to training purpose, i've a business partner account, but i need know how i can get this software?... I hope somebody can help me.   Regards..

elkin_lopez by Level 2
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Resolved! Physical to Virtual Windows 2003 Recovery

Windows Server 2003 which was running on physical machine crashed, we have built a virtual machine. What are the pros and cons involved in restoring physical machine backup to virtual machine. Files or Folders need to be excluded while restoring. ...

Resolved! OPs center Report

HI,   Which template i need to choose for pulling out report through ops center for pulling the report for backup status for last 24 hours.   Is there any way that report should not contain any duplicate entry.EX:My Backup Ran at 8 and got failed...

SQL restore failed - The system cannot find the file specified

Hi all i have recently changed hardware in our TEST sql server cluster, we installed the same OS, Windows 2008, introduced the new hardware to the old cluster and moved the sql server instances to the new hardware and then removed the old hardware f...

jCoke by Level 2
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Resolved! Vault ejects tapes required for SLP duplication

Master - NBU O/S - W2K8 Ent R2   Hi all, I use SLP's in all my policies to run two backups, one with media for an onsite volume pool and one with media for on offsite volume pool.  (The backups run at the same time, creating a control job...

-matt- by Level 4
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Resolved! Can I ignore these errors?

Every night we receive multiple instances of the following errors on our Windows 2012 R2 NBU 7.6.1 Media server.  We are only using vmware policy backups. Event ID 157Disk 15 has been surprise removed.   Event ID 58The disk signature of disk 13 is...

BirtyB by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup policy fails with error -96

Hi! This issue has been discussed a lot but I couldn't find exactly similar case so let's go again: I have a monthly policy to backup big set of data as full backup but it ends with error code 96. The weird thing is that the pool this backup uses ...

Pauli by Level 2
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