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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! tape require to free

Backup tape is almost full and no free tape avail for the backup. Some tapes which have expred can i use it for hte next backup? How can i free these tapes?

Resolved! bpdbm consistency checks

The command guide lists three levels associated with bpdbm -consistency (0, 1, 2), but not much about what the checks actually do. Is any more information available?   Thanks,

rain23 by Level 1
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Resolved! Accelerator for NDMP shares

Folks, i want to implement the Accelerator for NDMP.  NBU Master : and Media server  : Appliance 5320 I have gone through many documents and came to know we should have a mount server so that all NFS/CIFS are mount in that and take backup....

Resolved! NetBackup - backup staging for DR

Hi,   I have a NetBackup 5220 appliance which works as Master and Media server at main site and another media server at DR site. I'm looking to set up a basic disk staging unit for staging backup copies to DR media server.   My questions are; 1...

JKIM1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.6 installation on Solaris 11

Hi team ,   I am new to Solaris 11. I want to install VNB 7.6 on Solaris 11- X86. Traditional method to install VNB is ./install.   Same method is applicable in Solaris 11 or we need to set publisher ( Not sure ). Pls suggest ?   Not able to...

ashjosh by Level 4
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Resolved! Veritas Netbackup multipathing

Hi team , I am planning to install Veritas Netbackup 7.6 on Solaris 11 host as master & media server. I have SL150 , LTO6 Dual port tape drive. I have to use Solaris 11 Multipathing or use Veritas netbackup ? How to configure multipating for Tape...

ashjosh by Level 4
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Resolved! Disk backup and Tape Backup

Hi All, There are 300 clients configurd in one of my environment. Is there any method to check which client backup is going to tape and which client backup is going to Disk in single shot by command line or GUI.

Resolved! bpclient

Hi All,   If you just want to remove a client from the host properties list then this is populated by client entries within policies - just delete said client from all policies. what about the host properties--master server--client attributes--cli...

Resolved! full System restore Query

Hello Experts,   I have few questions regarding the full system restore using the netbackup:   1) when we run the w2koption for the same hardare, which registry entry is updated in backend. path of that key?? command is  w2koption.exe -restore ...

rk1074 by Level 6
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Tape Conversion

Looking for some opinions and advice on how companies are handling tape conversion. We are currently running Netbackup 7.6 d2d2t with LTO6 tapes. However, we were previously using Backup Exec for many years and have tons of tapes of various generati...

Resolved! Policy automatically started without related schedule time?

Hi all, few minutes ago a strange thing happened. I created a new policy around 17:30 to backup a SQL server, I set the schedule to run it on Saturday, from 12pm based on the calendar, in the calendar I selected tomorrow (day 21).  Today Friday th...

Dado by Level 3
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Resolved! Synthetic backups / scheduling of backups

I've recently setup new synthetic policies. They haven't run yet; currently deactivated. From what I understand about the scheduling of full backups, these policies first require a non-synthetic full and incremental to run prior to the synthetic full...

Resolved! Duplication to Tape Failing

Hi all, We have a duplication (basic disk) schedule that runs daily at 4am which copies data from a DSU to Tape. It's set in the following ways. Multiple Copies 1 copy goes to Tape (onsite) 1 copy goes to Tape (offsite) The company I work for wi...

Seth_E by Level 6
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Resolved! VMware policy - Virtual Disk Selection

Hello, I'm running NB7.5.0.6 and vSphere 4.0. We have a VM guest that we currently backup using the VMware policy, including all virtual disks. I have been asked to stop backing up one of the virtual data disks, but keep backing up the remaining vir...

Resolved! Backup data from S3 cloud

Hi, I have a department who have already got an amount of data on the S3 cloud and they are asking if this can be backed up to tape/disk for off-site storage, I know that NBU can be used to backup and restore from S3 but not sure how I would go abou...

Resolved! NBU status: 96, EMM status: No media is available

Hello, I am facing this error when duplication job running to backup data from disk device to tape. Someone have any idea? Thanks 6/20/2014 10:52:43 AM - begin Duplicate 6/20/2014 10:52:43 AM - requesting resource LCM_se1-netbackup-hcart2-robot-...

vnroot by Level 4
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Backup is failing with 25 for DMZ server

Hi All, Backup is failing on DMZ servers with error code 25. Master Server is US-01  OS : Linux DMZ Media Server is US-02 OS : Linux Client server OS : Solaris BPCD Logs: bash-3.2# tail -50 /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/bpcd/log.062014 00:00:21.18...

Stiva by Level 4
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