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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! Why does BMR PXE boot and restore work when there is no task listed?

I did a succesfull restore of a Windows 2008 R2 system  then I deleted the 'done' task from the "Tasks" screen.  I then started the PXE boot again.   I would have expected the restore should have failed with some sort of message indicating that I d...

sclind by Moderator
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Resolved! Windows Failover cluster backup fails

I currently have a 2 node Windows cluster that is hosting a DFS file share as the clustered resource.  My NetBackup solution is a single netbackup appliance serving as the master server, and the NBU windows client installed on both nodes within the c...

Resolved! Slow backup throughput using LTO4 tape drive encryption

Currently, I am the service transition manager to put into service a large-scale government systems for my client. The backup results is not giving me confidence in meeting my client backup window in the long run. For instance, i performed a BMR back...

Resolved! Netbackup - Java Version 7.1

Hi ! I want to install Netbackup Java Console 7.1 on my PC running Window 7 Enterprose Service Pack1. I have got Netbackup 7.1  enterprise installation files but not sure how to install java console. Host netbackup server is running Netbackup 7.1 ...

cookieh by Level 2
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Resolved! Find Out the Reason when Drive Goes Down

Hi All,  I want to know that when a Tape Library goes down, does it creates a Log somewhere and where Can I find it in both Unix and Windows Environment.  

Resolved! How to install NetBackup 7.6?

Hi everybody! I should have entitled this "How to install [enterprise] Symantec product?", but right now I need your insight on how to install NetBackup 7.6 and make the initial setup to make a first backup? Like writing "Hello, World". This questio...

UFO by Level 6
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VMware VIP policies are suddenly case sensitive in 7.6

After yet another sucessful 7.6 upgrade I noticed the following at a customer site. It seems that between and, VMware VIP queries are now case sensitive, i.e. if you had a fairly simple query like: vmware:/?filter=Displayname AnyOf "...

Resolved! error in bptestbpcd

Unable to communicate the client server from master server. Nebackup : OS : Linux No port opening required as no firewall in between the server output: [root@]# ./bptestbpcd -client *.*.*.*  -verbose <16>bptestbpcd main: Function Connec...

Resolved! HP LTO-4 drive always goes offline

Hello, I am facing a weird issue with my backup solution which is configured as follows: Netbackup 7.1 installed on Windows Server 2003HP Storageworks 2048 with two tape drives Now, i have always one tape drive that goes offline everytime, and log...

Resolved! Vmware Backup

Hi Experts, Our VM backups are failing with 48 error code.Backups are done via Vmhost. Few days back Vcenter was down. It was up then backup started. There is one more issue netbackup is not deleting snapshot files on datastore. Master server 7.5 ...

Resolved! Two VM host exist with same Dsiplay name

Hi Friends , I have one quiry please clrify the same . I have single domain master server fro Head Office and DR site , there is two Vcenter  one for each site , we have configure backup policy by VM Display Name to salect the client name  , Quest...

Resolved! Master server services are Down

Hello All, We are running NetBackup 7.0 on windows 2008 Box, issue is i'm not able to Launch the Console(NetBackup Relational Database Manager/NetBackup Resource Broker -- NOT STARTED/NetBackup Enterprise Media Manager -- NOT STARTED), and seems NBD...

john10 by Level 6
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Resolved! Fastest way to recover master server

Netbackup env. 7.6 (One Netbackup domain) Master server runs as a VM and gets backed up daily incremental and weekly full via VMWare type policy. 4 Media servers all physical   What is the best option to protect against the loss of the master ser...

maxsven by Level 4
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Resolved! Replication Director for EMC VMAX (block storage) - SCRIPTS

Hi All, Is there anyone out there in the community that has developed ANY scripted solution that can manage EMC VMAX snapshots on fiber/block storage? This does not have to be granular, but at least coordinate snaps and be able to take a backup of ...

Adrian_N by Not applicable
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Resolved! Media Issue

Hello ,   I am getting the Error 96 after the below error ( freezing medias). Kindly suggest   Error bptm(pid=5032) incorrect media found in drive index 1, expected A00052, found A00008, FREEZING A00052.   Please refer the full job details.   ...

Prem108 by Level 3
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Resolved! Not Able to Expire the Tapes

Hi All, We are running NBU on 7.0 on Win2k8 machine, we had some set of tapes which are used April 2014, and now when i try to reuse them its shoing some data, and when  i try to expire the Tapes its showing an error like ""requested media id is not...

john10 by Level 6
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Resolved! NetBackup Web Services

I'm trying to enable NetBackup Web Services on my AIX NetBackup master server but I don't have the /usr/openv/wmc directory.  I'm following this KB article: ...

Resolved! ACSLS Drive issue

ACSLS drive down in Solaris medi aserver. it's shared to another media server also. Both media server this drive down. Once up that drive going to tacking to media and it's going to down immediatly.. Jul 22 06:16:12 Mediaserver acsd[5156]: [ID 11520...

Tekkali by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU client-side deduplication

When client-side deduplication is enabled, what client resources are required and can they be adjusted? CPUMemoryI/O So if it is required to have 1GB of memory then how much of that will be needed during the dedup process and when it is done does i...