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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! Netbackup Policy is in queue

Hello Experts, I had a policy which i fired last night. It has 1 month retention as other policies from last 1 day its still in queue with the  "awaiting resource xxx-hcart3-robot-tld-0 - No drives are available" message every time.. 1:- I cancell...

Resolved! Backup Physical RDM over San

Is there any way to backup Physical RDM over San. We have 10 luns as rdm ( 2tb ) physical mode on windows 2008 R2 and our esx version is 5.5 and netbackup 7.6.03 . I am trying to find way to backup them over San instead of lun due speed and perfo...

NetBackup & Hyper-V - Restores

I have a Hyper-V cluster consisting of 6 x W2K12R2 nodes.  I have installed the NBU 7603 client on each of the nodes and backup to a 2603 appliance is working well.  Hyper-V integration services are installed on each of the nodes. Restore, both full...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! nbdecommission - "partial" decommissions, skipping OST disk

I am migrating ~ 300 to 400 media server in 14 NB domains from tape to Data Domain.  When I am done, I will be required to decommission "most" of the tape libraries (maybe 14 of 20) and tape drives from the media servers. The remaining images will ...

Netbackup, Exchange 2010 DAGs and Public Folders

I have a 5230 Appliance running 2603, an exchange config of 2 x CAS servers & 2 x DAG DB servers.  Exchange servers are W2K8R2 with NBU 7603.  The databases are distributed accross the DAG DB servers with a Public Folder database on each of the DAG m...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! ORA-19511:

Hi All, We got the below error when restore control file from netbackup. run { allocate channel ch1 type 'sbt_tape' parms='ENV=(NB_ORA_SERV=utux155,NB_ORA_CLIENT=utux5)'; set until time "to_date( '18-11-2014 04:51', 'DD-MM-YYYY HH24:MI')"; re...

Resolved! backup failure in Netbackup 7.5 and EV 10.04 integration

Hi Guys I have integrated NB7.5 and EV10.04  and  created 4 backup polices as below EV_Close_Partition EV_CLOSE_PARTITION=name1 EV_CLOSE_PARTITION=name1Journal EV_READY_PARTITIONS=name1 EV_READY_PARTITIONS=name1Journal EV_Open_Partition EV_OP...

Resolved! Setting up VMware NetBackup host on Master/Media server

I'm in the process of adding VMware backups to a fairly new RHEL-based Master/Media server.  My intentions are to make this server the VMware backup host as well (it's lightly loaded).  I have added the NetBackup client license.  Is it correct that I...

ja1212 by Level 1
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Resolved! Netbackup Client Install Needed for Windows Server

Hello, We are using Netbackup in a Linux RedHat environment. However, we have several Windows 2008/2012 Servers that we need to backup All_LOCAL_DRIVES. From what I know you need Netbackup Client installed on the Windows server in order for ...

Resolved! restoration VmWare

Hello all I just do a restore of a VM to a different ESX overwriting the original VM. Problem: the restored VM on ESX different does not start. and having no longer the original VM I do not know how to Thank you for your help.

Lion13 by Level 4
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Novell Tree Password

We have been given a directive to change the TREE password for Netware Login.   THis password is also defined in the Target definitions on all Netware Netbackup clients.  Chjanging the password will result in backup failures because Netbackup uses it...

mudabo by Level 4
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Resolved! Windows 2012 server nbu 7.6 installed by mistake need 7.5

OK somewhere miscommunication happened and NBU 7.6.03 was installed on some windows 2012 servers.  The backup devices are 7.5.06 so need to downgrade the clients.  First of all does 7.5 support windows 2012?  Then secondly, is there a method to remov...

lsvare by Not applicable
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Resolved! Backup failure with eror code 12

VM backup failure with error code 12. There was an ongoing issue due to disk lock as all of them were unlocked by linux team. but among all those servers a server is still failing with error code 12. A snapshot job is started and then a backup job. w...

Resolved! Difference between Retention preiod and Rentention level

Hi In netbackup linux file level back up policy i noticed in scheudled tab retion period is 1 year and retention level is 5. i understand Retention preiod is to hold backup upto 1 year and i would like to know here what is retention level and why we...

Resolved! VM Instant Recovery fails with an error 5

I am trying to do an instant recovery of a VM from one NBU domain to another. The backup image was replicated through AIR. The comand I use is this: nbrestorevm -vmw -ir_activate -C mspwksv20 -vmproxy mspnbuv01 -temp_location LOCAL_MSPESCH31 -R "E:\...

Resolved! Backing up workstations and jobs are being suspended

Have an older NB environment and backing up workstations.  The jobs run, but over time, get suspended after about 10 hours.  Need help finding out why and how to solve this. Master server is only server and backing up to DataDomain appliance using O...

Resolved! Adding LTO6 drives to library with LTO4 drives

Hello, Yesterday we added several LTO6 drives to our SL8500 library that has LTO4 drives. After we installed the new drives, I zoned them to one media server, ran the wizard and it discovered a new robot. Now I have the original ACS(0) and ACS(2), ...

Frank_R by Level 3
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