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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup Support for VSphere 5.5 Update 1?

Easy question: I'm doing some reading through the Virtual Administrator guide notes and I'm seeing ESXI/VSphere 5.5 is Supported but its not mentioning U1. I'm guessing its the case that Update 1 is not yet support? Just wanted to make sure ...

Resolved! Cant compress Netbackup Catalog DB

Hello Everyone, We had a problem with free space on a Local Drive of a Master Server, hence we had to migrate few images to another drive allocated by SAN Team. ALTPATH has also been set on the source locartion. Now the problem is after Catalog...

Resolved! Force Re-Label of Tapes

Hi there, We are using a lot of tapes (scratch) from an old backup system (TSM) to our new Netbackup environment. Checkin of tapes is not a problem, but, sometimes media gets frozen as internal label does not match external label. I can manually run...

Seth_E by Level 6
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Resolved! SLP, successfully completed duplications show 0 kb written

Netbackup Windows 2008r2 Master and Media servers Dual DataDomain DD4200 units, running DDOS   Hello all, This is likely not a big deal, as I can see data that has been duplicated by SLP to my new DataDomains, but is it normal for...

Resolved! Restarting NetBackup Master / Applying Changes

Good Morning- My environment: 1x NetBackup Master Server running on RHEL 6.512x NetBackup Media Servers running on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP14x NetBackup Clients running on mixture of Windows Server 2003/2008 This NetBackup...

JustN by Level 4
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Resolved! Recommended Settings for RMAN backup on disk appliance

Hello, We are using and we currently back everything up to tape. In one of our off site locations we have a disk appliance we would like to move backups to. We currently use RMAN oracle backups, we were wondering if there were any recommende...

Resolved! NetBackup: How to add CIFS share as storage?

Hi Task: I want to perform backup with NetBackup to CIFS share on a server. Question: How to add CIFS share as storage in NetBackup?

UFO by Level 6
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Resolved! VM Policy backup failing on one media server. Error 196

All, I have a Policy setup up called LN1-VMware setup up. Recently, half of the jobs are failing with a 196 error. Obviously looking into the error its an out of window error - however, some of them are working, some are not. And in the logs, the sn...

Resolved! Backup of Oracle instance clustered with VCS using NBU

Dear colleagues hope you'll give me some advice on following issue, i've got cluster with two nodes, having active/passive Oracle DB instance, accessible over VIP, I've got two NBU clients installed on both machines (and in configuration of the clie...

Resolved! Exchange 2003 GRT in Netbackup 7.6

Hello, I am looking to upgrade our Netbackup domain from 7.5 to 7.6. The issue I have is that Exchange 2003 GRT backups are no longer supported in Netbackup 7.6. We are still running Exchange 2003 in our environment (don't ask why). Is it possible t...

Resolved! TMG Backup Procedure

Hi Mates,   I am new to use Symantec Nebackup 7.5 product. I made some policies of taking backup of vmware virtual machines. All backup of VM's running perfectly except from the TMG running application. Is something wrong i do to take the backup of...

Resolved! Netbackup Media server as Virtual

what are the things not supported on Media server when its virtual i cannot find any proper document related to this.   I want SAN based backup for my Vmware i want to use San media server feature or SAN client   Is both 2 possible in 7.6 versio...

Resolved! Accelerator track log files are consuming more space.

Hi,   -rw-r--r--   1 root       sys        635757766 Jul 11 07:56 track_journal.v1.dat -rw-r--r--   1 root       sys        435550736 Jul 12 20:32 track_journal.v1.dat.client.domain_Ctime   The bottom accelerator is dtill running. can we remove ...

ravin_a by Level 4
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Resolved! Limit has been reached for the logical resource

Detailed information is as follows: 07/14/2014 10:25:33 - vault waiting for session ID lock  07/14/2014 10:25:33 - vault session ID lock acquired  07/14/2014 10:25:33 - vault session ID lock released  07/14/2014 10:25:33 - Info nbjm (pid=782712) ...

garylgq by Level 2
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Resolved! How to re-use the old tape

Hi all, This is my first time to hand-on the backup, especially veritas netbackup 6.5. I do not have much information about the current backup process nor the status of each tape in my store room and now I wish to re-use one of old tape but it seems...

yskcam by Level 2
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Unix Restore issue

I have started the restoration unix filesystem restoration. Its showing Succesffuly completed but job not getting closed. I tried the rebooted of the server.   7/13/2014 6:22:20 AM - begin Restore 7/13/2014 6:23:34 AM - 1 images required 7/13/20...

Ramkumar_S by Level 4
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Media server not visible in storage unit

Hi,   Need quick help as my backup is failing with EC 2001 but when i checked my Storage Unit, one media server entry is missing in it. I can see the server name in other storage unit but not on that particular STU.   Please help

Resolved! Solution for a data in a damaged Tape

hi friends, i need your help please, last night we had a problem with a tape and it's become unreadable and we can't use it more... but this tape content very important data, with an important size ( more than 800 GB). i need to know if there is a p...

issmag by Level 5
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Resolved! unix who has initiated the restore

Hi All, We have NBU 6.5 in one of our site.(extended support). In our backup team,we have 25 team members. Now I as a Backup team manager/Lead needs to know whoch NBU admin out of that 25 team member has initiated the restore. i have the job id w...