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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! Key management system for data encryption

Hello Team,Master : server: Solaris 10Version: 8.1.1Media server : netbackup appliances 5330 and 5340We have one master server and 3 media server (netbackup appliances). we don't have tape library in our infra.Can we configure KMS to encrypt data on ...

Dav1234 by Level 5
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NetBackup 8.1.2 hostname with underscore

Current Setup : 1 Master Server 8.1.2 and 1 Media Server 8.1.2 with MSDPWe upgraded the Master Server to 8.2 successfully but when we try to launch the nbu java console error (Status: 130) so we did not upgrade the media server and try to fix first t...

Hypeka by Level 4
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Media ID

Hi everyone/I have a question and I would need your help.When I pull out the tape and insert new one after scanning it has been recognised but old media ID remain. In order to make backup job I have to change mediaID in accordance to barcode rule.old...

NDMP restore 'Tape media server is not active'

Hey everyone, been a while since I've had to post here ;)I have a very strange issue which is blocking our ability to restore some data.We have an old NBU system which has been in operation for many years.This system is a VM master server, a ...

vxupdate - SourceJammer Data files

Greetings, I am setting up vxupdate on one of our master backup servers NBU 8.2 on Linux. I used nbrepo to create/add vxupdate files to the NBU repository. Due to security in our solutions, we can't execute anything in /tmp for Linux nor C:\temp for ...

DPeaco by Moderator
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HNAS incremental forever

Good day everybody, How does NetBackup work with HNAS when I set the "incremental forever" backup (level=i)?Is it necessary additional setting?Thanks.  

Resolved! NetBackup 8.2 catalog import

Hello Team,Can an NetBackup 8.2 environment import NetBackup 7.7.3 backup images and/or 7.7.3 catalog data ? Environment: NetBackup 8.2 on NBU Master running Red Hat 7/8 using DDBoost writing to EMC Data Domain DDos disk storage units...

Netbackup client installation on solaris local/non-global zones

We have Oracle databases running on Solaris local zones. This is a sparc hardware and Solaris version is 11. We are at NB version 8.x . What are the pre-install steps to follow on a local and global zones. And I noticed on a local zone where we alrea...

DPO by Level 6
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Replication report

Hello Team,Can we gather Replication report from opscenter? Like how much images is replicated with policy details.

Dav1234 by Level 5
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failed to change retention of backup image using bpexpdate

[root@PMLPMSDPINF01 ~]# /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpexpdate -recalculate -backupid PROD-PCDC_1622446947 -d 05/31/2022Are you SURE you want to recalculate expiration dates on all imagesthat meet the following criteria:backupid PROD-PCDC_162244...

NetBackup support for Teradata

Does NetBackup support Teradata database backups? Please share the useful links and docs. I can't find this anywhere in NetBackup docs.

DPO by Level 6
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Netbackup restore a VM browsing shows only C drive

Hi,Today, while I am trying to restore a single file from our 5 TB VM (Windows 2008 R2) file Server "Storage", it shows only Drive C, missing the 4.5 TB data Drive E.The last time it was working (to restore single files like above) was about 6 months...

Operation requested by an invalid server (37)

Hi all,our media server (puredisk) had a problem with one of the hard drives in its storage.We replaced this drive then rebuilt the raid, no apparent problem.But since then, all the backups which should run on this media server fall with the error 20...

Resolved! VCenter and ESX server compatibility with

Hello Team,we are planning to upgrade to upgrade our infra. Currently we are running on 8.1.1. and we are planning to go on below ESXi version and VCenter version is compatible with ESXi 6.7.0 build-15160138VMware ESXi 6.5.0 ...

Dav1234 by Level 5
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Issues with setting up NBAC (NetBackup Access Control)

Hi all,I'm currently having issues with setting up the NetBackup access control. When I run the command "/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpnbaz -SetupMaster", I receive the following error (log file is also attached):"Unable to configure target hos...

Resolved! NetBackup Catalog vault uses two tapes

I have started using NetBackup Vault to write catalog to tape for vaulting purposes. The vaulting policy is scheduled daily. It creates two jobs and each job assigns separate tape. So there are two tapes used by catalog backup every day.File list of ...