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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! tldd and ltid services are not coming up

Hi, I need solution a how I can fix tldd and ltid services to run properly. When I am running ltid service, its failing number of times, I need a solution asap. root@sysdevl # bpps -a NB Processes ------------     root 16653     1   0 11:33:25 ?...

Resolved! Ops Center Analytics upgrade from to

Hi All, I am looking to get my Ops Center Analytics upgraded to v7.5.0.7. Current version is It is installed on one of Media servers on Solaris (Sparc) server. I am bit confused about Server software and Agent Sodtware. We are currently ...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Resolved! Snapshot consolidation fails for hot add

Hi We are using virtual master/media and tape targets. Consolidation fails every time when a job is cancelled. Any idea why? I know tape targets are not supported with virtual media server. But we are able to reproduce the same failure each time we ...

Mohmec by Level 4
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Resolved! Permision denied 13

Hello Everybody!! I would like to know if could be posible to run backups as non root on Linux. The enviroment is as follow. The master server is installed on Redhat and the netbackup verion is We have a NAS storage mounted as NFS on the ...

Resolved! VMware Backup by folder level

Hi there,   in my VMware based policy whereby i browse to select a VM to backup, I only see my clusters. Is there a way to browse at the folder leve? I'd like to setup a policy that backs up all VM's in a particular folder.   Thank you all,   S...

Seth_E by Level 6
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Resolved! Error 98

Hello All, Some backups are failing with error code 98. I had verfied that all the tape drives on that particular media server are UP. I had checked all the failed jobs in all the jobs media id are different however drive is Unique.   Master:- L...

Resolved! How to check no. of times tape has been full.

Hi All, we are using Symentec Netbackup 7.0.1 with LTO4 & LTO5 Tapes, our master server runs on HP_UX OS, I want to know that is there any way to know that how many times tape has been full from start of time of a specific tape, as i want to change ...

Enoc by Level 2
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Resolved! General question regarding policies

I'm currently attempting to create backups for a SQL Server 2012 server, I have the NetBackup MS SQL Client installed and working. My question is in regards to configuring Full, Differential, and Transaction Log backups. Do I need to create three (3...

Resolved! Converting entirely from LTO3 to LTO4

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server running Netbackup with a Storagetek L700e attached.  Its 10 LTO3 drives are going to be replaced with 20 LTO4 drives.  After the upgrade I will no longer need to write on the LTO3 tapes but I may need to read t...

sclind by Moderator
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Resolved! Correct NBU client for Debian Linux

We have 1 Debian client  and need the correct NB client to load on it.  We are running NB on the master and media's.  I found that redHat2.6 should work, but won't install.   Linux version 2.6.18-6-686 (Debian 2.6.18.dfsg.1-26etch1) (dannf...

Resolved! Issue with Russian characters in file names

NetBackup, JAVA UNIX and Windows and Windows thick console all show same thing. Files were originally stored on Windows 2003 server, data was migrated to a NetApp CIFS. The filenames are correct in the filesystem. Backup server runs on Solari...

Resolved! Cloud Based Backups (Real World Solutions)

Hi, I currently have the following NBU setup in my environment: RHEL 5.10 Master Server running NBU7.6.0.2 2x RHEL 5.10 Media Servers running NBU7.6.0.2 HP B6200 StoreOnce D2D system running catalysts which duplicate to a second B6200 offsite. T...

NB Restore bandwidth limit in the pd.conf file

Hi all! We have configured the MSDP on our master server for backing up 400 clients.To prevent the network channel from overloading we've changed the BANDWITH_LIMIT value to 16 in the pd.conf file. Other words it's 16 KBps. The backup procedure flows...

Trubinzon by Level 2
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Resolved! NBU Linux Logs

Enterprise support have requested the following logs.  First time gathering logs from a UNIX client, could someone please explain how I can obtain the below? Checked the /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/ directory but it appears to be empty.   Logs Need...

JAM1991 by Level 4
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Resolved! Duplication failed : EXITING with status 98 <--> (191)

hi friends, i need your help please, i have a probleme with duplications only when tries to pass on Tapes (From disk to tapes). the disk is OST one (EMC DD890). tape drives are IBM, and yhe robot is NEO8000e. Master server is Windows Server 2008 R...

issmag by Level 5
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