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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! Upgrade NB from to

Hi Folks, I am plan to upgrade my environment from to version.I need some information and help. 1)Shall we directly upgrade from to leavel or will have to upgrade from to 7.6 ? My plan : --> -...


Hi All, Here's my situation. MASTER/MEDIA : Solaris 10 Client : Linux/Solaris There is a backup script created by mysql admin lets call it  which can do on demand  mysql dump on a directory /mysql_backup/yyyymmdd. It mean every time ...

Resolved! how SLP works for OST optimized duplication

Hi All   would like to know how slp works for  OST optimized duplication . I heard data transfer is OFF of mediaserver, and mediaserver role is just to establish connection and data flows between data domains . But bpdm runs on mediaserver , and i...

siri416 by Level 4
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Resolved! How to install SQL agent

Hello Team, There is a request to install sql agent in windows client and add them in a backup rotation. Client details: windows client is : windows server 2008 R2 netbackup 7.1 has been installed master server : Linux 2.6, netbackup is ...

Resolved! RHEL 7

Hi, Just a quick question regarding the support for RHEL7, I am running NBU and have a VM RHEL7 client, the client is backed up using the VIP policy method, the backup works but does not allow file level restore only VMDK  Speaking to my VM...

Resolved! How to create a report of backup windows and schedules?

I am trying to get our backups under control and we are getting a bunch of 196 (backup window closed) errors. I understand what this error means, but what I really need is a high level view of all of our backup windows so that I can adjust them logic...

Guided recovery builds param file that wont work with the db

Hi all Trying to clone a db, it all goes well until it has to restore: 05/19/2014 15:19:14 - Info bphdb (pid=4858) INF - RMAN-03002: failure of startup command at 05/19/2014 15:19:13 05/19/2014 15:19:14 - Info bphdb (pid=4858) INF - RMAN-04014: st...

Resolved! SLP Duplication Question

Env Setup: NBU Window Master (virt) Window Media (phy) DD 4200 Off-site x2 DD670 (Configured as Sotrage Unit Group, Load balanced)   I have a few various policies setup with SLP for replicating a DD to an off-site DD. This is setup wit...

DG-2005 by Level 5
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Resolved! Determine time backups kept on Disk

I have a small environment with a disc array and a tape drive.  It seems as if the backups are not going to disk before tape.  I think the disc is continually getting full.  Is there a way to determine how long a backup is being stored on Disc before...

Resolved! Upgrade from NetBackup 7.0.1 to 7.6

Hello, any hints/guides for the upgrade of NB 7.0.1 on MS Cluster Win2003 Server to NB 7.6 on MS Cluster Win2008R2?   Thanks in advance

nbdra by Level 2
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Resolved! 7.6.0.x on SFWHA 6.0.1

Hello,   Has anybody anywhere deployed 7.6.0.x on SFWHA 6.0.1? Please share your experience.   Thanks   Riaan

RiaanBadenhorst by Moderator
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Resolved! Move tape from Media access port

Hi, how can i use robtest to move a tape from media access port to a slot number 21 for example ?? thanks in advance.  

issmag by Level 5
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Resolved! error 87: media close error / accelerator / full backup

Hi On one specifc Accelerator-enabled (Standard) Policy I get: Critical bptm(pid=11100) sts_close_handle failed: 2060017 system call failed        Error bptm(pid=11100) cannot write image to disk, media close failed with status 2060017  Starting ...

kybeer by Level 5
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Resolved! Partial Catalog Recovery Process

Hello All, We have two NBU servers one in production and the other in DR. Both the master servers have different names but all the NBU configuration is the same. IF MY PRODUCTION MASTER GOES DOWN and we want to RESTORE BACKUP IMAGES TAKEN on TAPES...

Resolved! Client dedupe client-side resource issues,

I have a server 2012 server with works well with Media side dedupe configured . My environment is a Netbackup  The server 2012 client has 4CPU and 16GB of RAM  When I have client side dedupe configured Status 41 occurs after a significant a...

Resolved! Cross Datacenter Restore

Master server1: NBU 7.1 Master server2: NBU 7.1 Client1 :NetBackup-Solaris8 6.5.6 Client2 :NetBackup-Solaris8 6.5.6 We have received a restore ticket and the image is on disk , it's a cross domain restore from master1 to master2 .   source ...

dixit47 by Level 4
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Exchange backup failed.

Hi, Last few back my exchage server backup was failed, after rename the fi_cntl so that backup was working fine.and file rename need to be becuase it contained lakhs of old bpfis files.

vijeta by Not applicable
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Resolved! When will NBU support Domino 9.0 on Red Hat Linux?

I am aware the NBU team is slowly adding support for IBM Domino 9.0.  It is now supported on Windows 2008 and 2013, as well as SLES and AIX.  My question is if anybody knows when NBU will support Domino 9.0 on Red Hat Linux? IBM Domino 9.0 was releas...

BlueDemon7 by Not applicable
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Resolved! nbdevconfig (Synthetic full backups)

I'm attempting to enable synthetic backups in my environment. I'm trying to run the following command on my master server for each of my disk pools.nbdevconfig -changedp -dp US_DC1_DISK_DC1DISKO1_LSU02 -stype DataDomain -setattribute OptimizedImageBu...