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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Unable to install NBU 7.5 x64 to client server windows 2012

Hi, Somehow I cannot install NBU 7.5 x64 version to one of our client server with windows server 2012. Most of the client servers were able to installed. But this particular server wont. Upon running of installation I got the error message: ERROR: E...

Resolved! Netbackup immediate job initiation using commands

I have following requirement in Windows2008 R2 - Netbakup 7.5 , tried many ways to convince the client for other plans but below requirement I need to implement Stop the applicationTake application folder to disk level backups on the same server – Z...

Resolved! How to do DB2 restoration at Disaster Recovery site?

Hi all, We are going to have a restoration exercise for DB2 backup at my customer DR site. The scenario is like this: 1. We have DB2 backup at production site. 2. The backup being replicated to my customer DR site. 3. The restoration will be done...

tarmizi by Level 5
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Resolved! Step by step guide to upgrade Netbackup

Hi,   I need to upgrade the Netbackup 7.0.1 to Netbackup 7.6.0.2 to my Linux DB server, do anyone has step by step guide on how to upgrade the Linux server? I find it very general in Netbackup admin guide.   Server: [root@myxxx01 etc]# uname -a ...

dskwan by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup performance tunning

Hi All, I have two SAN media servers..and a master server. LTO6 supported tape drive... NB 7.6.1 on linux platform. I am taking the backup of SAN media servers(backup happen through FC)..and both the drives are shared in bet them..So media server...

Resolved! Specific Backup Selections or ALL_LOCAL_DRIVES with Exclusions

Hello, I’m configuring backups for a few VM Guests (Windows Server 2008 R2) with multiple hard disk drives.  I accidentally “blew up” the Datastore/LUNs where these VM Guests reside by attempting a VMware Policy Type backup because there were disk d...

NBMe by Level 3
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Resolved! Image CleanUp Process using VTL

Hi All, I manually expired the image using Catalog window in Netbackup Admin console.( Step:  Just selected the image and clicked Expire.) But I unable to get  free space in DD( DD is configured as VTL). I just read the below mentioned article and...

Resolved! Tape Drive Storage Indication

Hi We are using Symantec Netbackup 7.6 with Dell powervault 114T( with LTO-5 drives) . Is there is any indication to know how much data is written on the tape and what is the total capacity of tape. And when the tape is full, is there any kind of a...

Resolved! How to check the retention of 2nd copy?

Hi, I've changed the retention period of secondcopy for a backupid using the "bpexpdate -recalculate -backupid <bacckupid> -copy 2 -ret 9. How can i check wether the retention changed or not? If i use the "bpimagelist -U -backupid <backupid>" it i...

Can we backup Hyper-V from Microsoft Scale Out File Server

Hello All,   The hyper-v environment is configured in such a way that the hyper-v files reside on a  Cluster Shared Volume on another SOFS server. I'm able to browse the VM's and add them to the hyper-v policy however I get an invalid snapshot erro...

Kisad by Level 5
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Resolved! Backup is running slow

Dear Team,   I am facing the following issue.I have backup runnning with several servers where the backup file is 500 MB and above and it is taking long time to complete at the initial level and due to this data is getting lost.Please help on the s...

KiranMM by Level 2
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.6 Network issue

Hi all; I'm newbie in Symantec Netbackup , i will be grateful if you could help me . i have a problem regarding to Network in netbackup 7.6 as we implement 2 Network for Netbackup , one network for Netbackup management "public" and one private vlan...

Deyaa by Level 4
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Resolved! Prevent expiration of existing Backups

Dear Gurus, We have a policy atatched with an SLP. Many clients are using this policy and we already have many existing backups for them. The current retention for the SLP is 1 year. We plan to change the retention to 6 months. The issue is there ar...

riazjee by Level 4
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Live update failing from 7.6.0.1 to 7.6.0.3

Hello, I am testing live update on my environment as we have to upgrade lots of windows client. I am running the live update policy for one windows machine only. This is what error I am getting.   ================== 04/07/2015 01:20:03 - reque...

tollboy by Level 4
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Resolved! Quantum Scalar i500 Tape Library

Hi, If I'll be adding Quantum Scalar i500 Tape Library, I just need to use the Device Configuration Wizard, right? Can you include some best practices? Thanks! 

nbuengr by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup - Not able to backup DFSR folder individually

Hi All,   Currently i have a client thats run DFSR service with total data size ~2TB. The current policy is set to backup the root folder of DFSR which is taking ~3.5 days. Therefore, i have created a new policy (duplicate of existing policy) and i...

Netbackup - Not able to backup DFSR folder individually

Hi All,   Currently i have a client thats run DFSR service with total data size ~2TB. The current policy is set to backup the root folder of DFSR which is taking ~3.5 days. Therefore, i have created a new policy (duplicate of existing policy) and i...

Netbackup - Not able to backup DFSR folder individually

Hi All,   Currently i have a client thats run DFSR service with total data size ~2TB. The current policy is set to backup the root folder of DFSR which is taking ~3.5 days. Therefore, i have created a new policy (duplicate of existing policy) and i...