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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Tape ejects and load

Hi,   How to perform tape ejects and loads in netbackup 7.5 and 7.6 on both GUI and Unix/Linux platform

suhas_kakade by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup daemons not coming up

I am not able to open many of the GUI windows for Netbackup. For eg: while opening the Activity Monitor > Jobs window i see the error "Connection to bpjobd daemon on server failed". Similar is the case for many windows in Netbackup GUI. Many of the...

Resolved! Media server is not getting installed on solaris LDOM

Hello Experts, We are unable to install netbackup media server below is the error. We are installing NBU Media server on Solaris LDOM.   Processing package instance <SYMCnetbp> from </var/tmp/NetBackup_7.6.0.1/solaris/anb/SYMCnetbp.pkg> NetBacku...

Resolved! NBU unix client upgrading

Currently, I've 3 nbu master server(windows) with different domain(7.0, 7.1, 7.1) I've planing to consolidate them and will be a Master server(unix server) with 7.6 version. 1. I needs upgrade nbu client(unix) that connected to existing master serv...

Inventino by Level 4
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NBU 7.6.1. / Issue with VMware backup

Hi All! We have NBU Master/Media server at Linux SUSE 11.3. And have VMware VM with Windows 2012 inside. When I try to use common VMware backup policy job finished with this error: 09.04.2015 10:50:48 - Info bpbrm(pid=23571) is...

Ziggy1941 by Level 4
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backing up VMs with query based jobs via cannot be killed

Hi All,    I have a hung job for the VM policy with query based seems the jobs hung for almost a day I have rebooted the media server (ebsxxbck it is Windows 2008) I have not restarted the master server. On the master server (Linux) I see some proc...

Resolved! RMAN Backup happening without generating child streams

Hi All, An RMAN Backup is happening without generating any child streams. The backup use to happen sucessfully, but since past few days its not happening.   The logs from the DBA Side are:   ORA-19506: failed to create sequential file, name="5iq...

Resolved! Ghost devices - shown in scan -tape

Hi,      Ghost devices are shown in scan -tape and tpautoconf -t. We are trying to configure 5 new tape drives to an existing media server (it has two drives present already) Configured drives are working fine. These two existing tape drives are...

Resolved! Oracle clients failing backups with cannot connect on oscket

Hi, I have a backup environment that runs on windows server 2003 (Master) and Windows server 2008 (Media servers) running RMAN based backups for Linux and Unix clients. Recently the backups started failing with "cannot connect on socket" on these c...

kandi by Level 3
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Resolved! Admin console opening in Backup Archive and Restore

Hi All Unable to login netbackup admin console.. Linux LDAP Master server. trying to login . one windows jump server login and in that configured java console 7.6.1. # more auth.conf root ADMIN=ALL JBP=ALL # EBR ADMIN xxxxx ADMIN=ALL JBP=ALL c...

Tekkali by Level 4
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Resolved! SAP redirected database restore using brrestore/rman_util failing

We are trying to restore the backup of an SAP Oracle database on an alternative client. The backups are made through brtools using the rman_util option. I followed the directions for mentioned in the Netbackup SAP guide. I'm able to list the backup ...

GvdW by Level 2
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Resolved! Use CLI to add or remove step into a SLP

Hi all, I'm trying to create a script to manage SLP for HA needs. It is very simple to change STU into SLP steps, but I am not able to add or remove a step from an existing SLP. Have you an idea ?   I'am running on RHEL, with NBU and my s...


Hi Guys! Good Morning, The more a month I'm having trouble generating the volumetric report using the OpsCenter because the netbackup is not computing the amount of data copied. Found that, in both is generating the same data, so I believe the pro...

LucasFroes by Level 3
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Resolved! Tape Media Ejecting after backup

Hi We are using Netbackup 7.6 with Dell PowerVault 114X( with 2 drive options).  After each backup to tape media, the respective tape ejects from the drive. Is there any setting which needs to be done on Netbackup software or it's related to hardwa...

Resolved! error code 6- Vmbackup failure (virtual backup host)

Master - Solaris 10, Netbackup (acting as media Also). Backup host : windows 2008 R2, Netbackup , virtual machine. backup of one of virtual machine is failing with error code 6. " ERR - Error opening the snapshot disks using given ...

NBU35 by Level 6
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Windows 2008 SAP backup issue with netbackup

Hi All, I am facing the following issue while backing up SAP backup using brbackup tool. When I run manually backup from NBU Admin gui jıb fails with the following error: But if I run the script from sap client directly it works sucessfully.   SAP...

turhan_sensoy by Level 5
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Resolved! Disk Pool and maximum size recommendation

Hi   I'm configuring a NBU 7.6 master / media server on Windows 2012 R2 physical server. I want to configure Advanced disk pool with some disk volumes. I need to know the best practice refers to the volume size. I plan a lot of 4 TB volumes to mer...

larjona by Level 3
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Cant backup Suse client server

Hello, I need help how to backup client Suse server. Backups were ok in past but now about one Month is not possible to backup it. Master and client are the same version of NetBackup 6.5.6 , connection seems to be ok, bptestbpcd ok, vnetd ok. All ot...

ziro by Level 4
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