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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! No NIC interfaces under current bmr backup

Hi, I cant see any network interfaces under current bmr backup on Suse Linux 11 service pack 2, ok under service pack 1. Master server is win 2008, netbackup Suse client is 11 service pack 2, netbackup All media servers win 2008, ...

Resolved! Netbackup Master/Media Server greyed out during instalaltion

Hello, I downloaded an evaluation version of Netbackup made availabe by a local symantec partner, see details from them to download the software; "Please use Temp key below to download the eval version of Netbackup. I have set the expiry for July ...

kris_lingiah by Level 3
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Resolved! Drivers

Hi All, Master srver - OS - Linux No media server. I have tape library I did the zoning with SAN switches. So I need driver to communicate the OS and hardware..

Resolved! Netbackup 5220 - VNX LUN trespass while backup

Hi All,   Does anyone have any ideas on how NetBackup appliance works with 4 paths to SAN fabrics, ie. round-robin or fixed path to pull data from SAN? At the moment, I sometimes get a LUN trespass after NetBackup finishes backup for the night. E...

JKIM1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Changing Active Directory domain of NBU Master Server

Hello Everyone, One of my clients have a requiement to change the AD domain name due to a change in the company. Requirement is to change the domain and the hostname can be kept the same.  During the implementation I used FQDN for master server. Th...

Yajith by Level 4
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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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