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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 Level 6
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NetBackup are gathering for their very first AMA

The Symantec NetBackup team is doing an AMA tomorrow. Got questions? We've got the answers With all kinds of good stuff going on in the world of NetBackup, we wanted to make sure that we get together with anyone and everyone that has any questions. ...

SymTerry by Level 6
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Resolved! NetBackup Plugin virtual machine

So I have inherited an environment where some things were partially setup and nobody knows where things were left off. I am trying to walk through the Symantec vCenter plugin setup to see why the error below is happening...

Resolved! maximum files list of bparchive -f file.

hi all: I have a file with the filepath of over 4millions files. When I issue bparchive -p "policy name" -s "schedule name" -k "string to facilitate searching/id the bkp" -L logilepath -f filename on my solaris 10 box. the bparchive takes its time to...

rbadilla by Level 3
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Resolved! MSDP, two retention models, which would consume more space, and why?

  Env: NetBackup v7.6.1.1, MSDP, single master/media. If I have the choice/option of either retention models of: a) 2/8/0 - keep daily diff for 2 weeks, keep weekly full for 8 weeks, keep no monthly full. ...or: b) 2/4/3 - keep daily diff for 2 ...

sdo by Moderator
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Resolved! VM Conversion Server 2003 failing with Status 7

Hello everyone, like here discussed: the conversion of Windows Server 2003 32 Bit Machines seems to be a known issue. I've got the same issue - the conversion is failing with ...

Daniel_Be_ by Level 4
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Resolved! How can I restore from copied NDMP-tapes ?

Dear all,   some time ago I was requested to make inbetween backups of some filesystems (on our NAS over NDMP) . This differed slightly from the way we normally make our NAS-backups in terms of retention and (smaller) size of the backup itself, so...

Resolved! Request to verify this configuration (VMware Exchange 2010 GRT)

Hi, I wonder if somebody might be able to validate our configuration before we start using NBU 7.6.1 for Exchange 2010 backups / restores.  We are using a minimal account rather than full Exhange / Domain admin account.  We will be using a vmware po...

BirtyB by Level 4
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Resolved! Queue size

Hi, I am oracle DBA, Unfortunately taking care of symanctec netbackup as well. So i am new to this netbackup. I keep getting alerts like below.  I do not want to ignore this warning, what is this and how can i fix this? Please help.   Compute No...

Resolved! Vergrößerung MSDP Pool unter

Hallo. Ich habe vier Redhat Media Server mit je einem 32TB großen MSDP Pool. Nun muss der MSDP Pool vergrößert werden und ich frage mich wie das funktioneirt. Bin mir sicher das nur das MSDP Filesystem vergrößert werden muss und Netbackup dann aut...

Resolved! Netbackup Media Server with Vcenter Server.

Can anyone give me the reply. 1. my all netbackup service has stopped After installation Netbackup Media Server on Vmware V center server . Can we deploy Netbackup Media Serve and Vmware Vcenter server on the Same server, It is compatible ? 2. I...

rakesh_gupta by Level 4
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Resolved! Job Type Information

I do quite a bit of reporting against my backup environment via an application called Splunk. I was looking at setting up some replication reports, but for some reason I don't see replication listed as a job type.

Resolved! Unable to backup System State on various Windows 2008

I am not able to backup system state on windows 2008..   Error detail: 03/11/2015 09:09:26 - begin writing 03/11/2015 09:38:03 - Error bpbrm (pid=21408) from client ghdwja02wds: ERR - failure reading file: System State:\System Files\System Files ...

T_N by Level 6
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Resolved! How configure NBU7.5 client in Solaris 10 sparcx64

Hi Guys. I installed NBU client on a Sparc Solaris 7.5, but can not remember how to configure it. I remember I added the name of Master and media server to a file, but I do not remember which ... Can yor help me with this little problem.   ...

Media Issue - false OpsCentre alerts?

Hello Experts, Few days backup we had recived many alerts on OPS center that many media almost (100 media) are frozen as a matter of fact there was none in the console. Could you pls let me know how to troubleshoot it ? and also let me know how to ...

Resolved! pdplugin.lo - client deduplication

I'm trying to create logs for client deduplication to troubleshoot something but logs are not created. I've tried on Windows and AIX. I modified DEBUGLOG and LOGLEVEL in pd.conf in ost-plugins directory. Does NB create this log?

Resolved! Exchange deduplication rate is very low

Environment Netbackup version =  7.5 OS version = win2008R2 I am able to take dedup backup for Exchange 2010. But dont able to see a big difference. However when I so a flat file backup , it shows immense difference.

Zahid_Haseeb by Moderator
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