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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! Windows 2012 R2 7.6.x.x Master/Media Support ETA?

I am glad to see has been delivered! Symantec went on record to say that Windows 2012 R2 master/media support wasn't going to make it to so I'm wondering if there is any new information on where this support might be on their roadmap?...

JamesWG by Level 3
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Resolved! Reassign /assign robot type and number for a cleaning tape

I guess my question is two parts. - How do I reassign the robot type and robot number for existing cleaning tapes ? - How would I assign the robot type and robot number for any new cleaning tapes that are added ?   Thank you all in advance.

Resolved! How to make newly inserted media available

Hi, Our backup admin is out this week and I'm taking over momentairly.  I imported new media into the tape library (NBU partition) and want to make this available in NBU (7.5).    I performed an inventory but do not see new media available? How do I...

jvmagic by Level 3
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Resolved! NDMP backup fail

Hello Team, master server OS is AIX master server NBU version 6.5.6 NDMP backup of mount point failed after writing.   May 8, 2014 5:15:21 AM - estimated 2094382861 kbytes needed May 8, 2014 5:15:22 AM - started process bpbrm (pid=197066) May ...

NetBackup (NetBackup 7.6 Maintenance Release 2) is now available!

(Crossposted from the Netting Out NetBackup blog) I’m extremely happy to announce that NetBackup is now Generally Available! NetBackup is our first maintenance release for the NetBackup 7.6 line ("" was our "7.6 GA" release)....

CRZ by Level 6
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Resolved! Oracle Intelligent Policy

We are running Netbackup on OEL 5.8 and using Oracle Intelligent Policies to backup mostly Oracle and .3 I want to create an instance group to put in the database credentials for a group.  We are using Database authentication as wel...

m_3sth3r by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup services Hung/multiple bpclntcmd.exe process running

Hello, Of late we are experiencing this issue on number of our WIndows 2k3 and 2k8 servers where the Netbackup services just go hung and do not start . when we try to start them manually, error like failed to start the dependency and the services ...

rk1074 by Level 6
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Resolved! Windows Floppy Error by VMWare Flashbackup

Hello. What can i do to resolve my Windows Floppy Error from a VMWare VM by backup them? I tried to remove the floppy from the VM, but the error message is still there. And i need a solution, becouse our System Monitoring is going "red".   Attac...

Resolved! Media Server access to Vmware/ESX

Hello,   We are troubleshooting an error for a vmware policy (156) and some doubts were raised:   1- Does the media server need to access the  Vmware/ESX through an IP address? 2 - What kind of connection is required for the client to initiate a...

Resolved! Win2012 R2 Hyper-V and NetBackup v7.6.0.2

The NetBackup doc re support for virtual encironments was updated yesterday (7th May 2014), and now includes additional statements surrounding Win2012 R2 Hyper-V and NetBackup v7.6.0.2:

sdo by Moderator
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Resolved! Snapshot Client - Options are graded out

Hi All While creating backup policies, snapshot client options are graded out. Does it require an additional license to perform snapshot backups in veritas netbackup? Your reviews will be very much helpful.   Thanks Thomas

Resolved! Netbackup 5.1 unable to backup Lotus Domino 8.5.3 - Error 71

Hi Forumites, First up, a confession - I'm a bit of a NetBackup lightweight.  I've quite a bit of experience swapping the tapes and restoring 'essential' files for users - however my job is now seeing me taking on more responsibility these days.  Th...

Sunlord by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup 7.6 with Exadata

Hi Not being familiar with Exadata in the slightest  - can anyone tell me if backing up Oracle databases using the Oracle agent and new 7.6 Oracle integration is possible\supported and achieved in the same way as if Oracle were on a standalone serve...

KeirL by Level 6
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Resolved! snap_id     I was just reading that and checking my backups….    I am not seeing the issue – or I am reading this wrong   I have some 2008 servers in a policy...

Resolved! Netbackup process Flow

Hi ,   Anyone plese help me regarding Netbackup Procee Flow.   Its very difficult to understand from guide.   Is there any simple doc to understand easily.   Please help.

amit30 by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup upgrade to or 7.6

Hi, We are planning for netbackup upgrade, but not sure to which version we should go, I am more keen towards stability of the product. thats why looking for suggestion and upgrade steps. Current NBU version :

JollyJ by Level 4
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Resolved! strange message

Hello,   I noticed the following message in the detail log "cannot  backup id , error = required value not set"   Thye job complete successfully but I guess this suggest something wrong or that could be better.   I use NetBackup on win...

ElGringo by Level 6
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