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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 Moderator
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Resolved! Path to run "get_license_key -L features"

Hi. I wanted to know whether the the path to run the command "get_license_key -L features" is /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/ and this path is present on all the servers where Symantec Netbackup features are installed. Thanks, Dilip S

Dilip_S by Not applicable
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Resolved! Stopping Netbackup

Hi Team, When I recycling the services(stopping netbackup on master).All process are stopping mean I used bp.kill_all to stop servcies but it doesnt work and i used manually killing kill -9 , it also not working. When Iam using bp.kill it showing w...

Backup Job Failed with Status 14

Hi,   I am having issue with my backup of fileserver ever since a power maintenance at the Data Center. Below is the backup job log that I received.   9/26/2014 7:17:35 PM - Info nbjm(pid=568) starting backup job (jobid=14893) for client sgsinws1...

Jinlong by Not applicable
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Resolved! Catalog Replication for a DR Site

I have 2 Netbackup Appliances in seperate domains and both are on  The second appliance is located in a DR site.  We have a small link between the 2 sites, and I use AIR to replicate a few small critical backups.  Most of our backups go to t...

mrDavid by Level 4
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Resolved! Question on Vaulting inline backup copies

Running NetBackup on a Windows server. I setup the backup policies to do inline copies, such that copy 1 goes to an onsite tape pool and copy 2 goes to an offsite pool. I was going to use Vault to do the duplications, but in reading other p...

LT2013 by Level 4
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Backup question

If a client  we were to take an existing server being backed up by Symantec (i.e.…  and  they  shut it down, rename it (and change IP address), assign a new  “backup ip”  that was given to them by the netbackup admin grou...

Resolved! Vault - Duplication

Hi all,     We made some changes in the Vault process and now we have 01 Daily and 01 Weekly Vault. At a certain time of the day, the two processes occur simultaneously. Therefore, we allocated 02 backup drives for each process. (Tape Library has ...

Resolved! Netbackup: Exceed License when starting Vaulting

I received the error "Exceed license" when starting the Vault adm /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/vtladm. Configuration is Netbackup 7.5, with a Master (Redhat6 ) and Media (Redhat 6 server.  I have checked the license database;  There are three Enterpris...

Jazzy_2 by Level 2
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Resolved! eject job - not ejecting on the right date

Hello, We just added a 2nd tape library to our NetBackup environment. The new tape library is not ejecting on the same day as our 1st one. How can I make sure that the 2nd tape library ejects on the same day as the other one. We have are tapes eject...

Resolved! Integrating an EMC Data Domain Unit with Netbackup 7.6

Hi We are currently attempting to integrate an EMC Data Domain unit into out Netbackup system. The Data Domain will be used as a disk storage unit. From our initial findings the Netbackup Master (RHEL 6) can not see the Data Domain. The reverse is ...

gregsih by Level 4
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Resolved! EV and netbackup and change journal

Know Problem  When NetBackup detects a change on reparse points can't use the journal. EV placeholder are reparse points: when EV modifies the filesystem, NetBackup switches to the  track log method without journal. In this case, backup is anyway f...

yobole by Level 6
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Sharepoint backups completing with status code 1

Sharepoint non GRT backups completing with status code 1. I am using netbackup The error logs conatins as below: "The Backup Exec data store encountered a problem during the operation. See the job log for details."

Soniya by Level 4
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Resolved! The driver status of "tpconfog -l" is DISABLED

[root@dwghdb1 bin]# ./tpconfig -l Device Robot Drive       Robot                    Drive                Device     Second Type     Num Index  Type DrNum Status  Comment    Name                 Path       Device Path robot      0    -    TLD    - ...

Resolved! SQL Server backup Error - status 96

Hi All, I need help with SQL Server backups.   I have the following log from the Client:   OPERATION BACKUP DATABASE "Zambia" SQLHOST "Prepaidsvr1-Ndl" NBSERVER "BACKUP-SVR-PR.ZESCOCORP.ZESCOAD.ZESCO.CO.ZM" MAXTRANSFERSIZE 6 BLOCKSIZE 7 NU...

Nam_Sym by Level 4
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Resolved! Restore is failing for Linux Client with 2826 and 41 error code

Hi All, Backup is failing with error code 2826 and 41. I have increased the timeout limit to 3600S but still Restore is failing. It seems that restore is going in hung state for some time and fail with Timeout error. master server windows 2003 and...

Stiva by Level 4
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Resolved! Bp.conf entry for RMAN Backup and Policy

Hi All, I am Using  Netbackup : OS : Linux Oracle: 11 G Database server is acting as media server. I trying to configure RMAN for Oracle databases and I am New comer in this. I have below questions on the same 1. What would need to be...

Resolved! NDMP with Symantec Appliance

Hi Folks,   I have vnx NDMP device and need to configure the backup with available Symantec Appliance 5230, media server.what is the best way to configure the backup that will give a good throughput.

Resolved! Sap brrestore newbie question

Hi guys! Newbie here!  In case of disaster do you know if its possible restore log files using brrestore? I played with the command option "-n" but seems util_file its not supported. brrestore -u / -p -u util_file -n det_log root@s...

mizen by Level 2
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Resolved! Media Management

Hello Experts, We have 8 drives with SL150 with one robot. I need to know about the media management.  I need to know how to check the tapes count which we have removed from the library with the netback command. I need to know the inventory of our ...