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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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Unable to delete NDMP host

Hi All, I m trying to delete an NDMP host but when I do so, I get the below error: Unable to remove NDMP Host from the device configuration. Invalid host(88) Please let me know how this can be deleted.Also note that this NDMP host is using Default...

Resolved! NBU MS-Windows policy "checkpoints"

Hi there, Wanted to check with you, regarding the checkpoints you can set on policy level, if I have a 15 minute "marker" or checkpoint, and as an example sometimes I dont have enough media/tapes in the library, the jobs will idle "incomplete" and c...

JaquesC by Level 4
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Change NBU Domain for Media Server & Appliance

Hi all,   I want to move a NetBackup Media server with MSDP and an N5020 appliance to a new NetBackup Master. And I need to keep the backup data in the MSDP pools to allow restore in the future I tried to apply procedure to change MSDP pool of phy...

Resolved! newAuthenticate: bad pam_status 3, Error in service module

Hello Community, since the weekend cannot connect over the GUI on my Master-Server, i get a timed out error when i try to click under "Host Properties" -> Master Server -> Properties.   i found thies output from cat /usr/openv/netbackup/logs/bpj...

Resolved! Netbackup 6.5 / license file ?

I am rebuilding an old 6.5 master server with the same name. Is there a file in 6.5 containing all the license information that I can copy from the original master, to the newly built master ?

Resolved! GPFS filesystem backup and restore

Hi guys!   We're running Netbackup (writing out to Puredisk 6.6.5 and NBU Appliances). We have some SAP-HANA boxes from IBM. Our problem is that whilst the SAP-HANA Netbackup policies backup and restore ok, we have issues with the filesyst...

gcbus by Level 3
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Resolved! Regarding MSDP Encryption option

Hi All, We are looking forward to have MSDP configured in our environment (Media Server working as Storage Server with 64TB of dedup pool) and use compression and encryption features of MSDP Also for long term retention of the data, we going to mov...

1501SV by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU "duplication" jobs

Hi there,   I have a master that is doing allot of duplication jobs, I am unsure and the job history information doesnt really stipulate what its duplication and who the client is etc...   Also its not relating to a policy that I can clearly look...

JaquesC by Level 4
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Resolved! Removing used tape footprints

Is there any advantages if we keep these in the media console? is it safe to remove these footprints? we are only concerned wih the tapes not encircled.

Resolved! Force Media Server

Hey Guys Your help is greatly appreciated! What is Force media Server in bpconf entry When it is required On what conditions or criteria force media server is used Why it is used How to determine the exact alternate media server in case of restore or...

Diaz_C by Level 3
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Resolved! Configuring NetBackup NDMP option

I am in the process of configuring the NDMP option for NetBackup to backup Shares on a NetApp storage. However the tape library is connected to the NetBackup Media server. I already installed the NDMP license. I am yet to add the NDMP Host. What I wo...

Sacha_Brown by Level 5
Partner Accredited
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Resolved! Netbackup Agents: Reusing Higher tier Licenses

Hi All I'm wondering about reusing Netbackup Enterprise Server licenses. Specifically, If I have licensed a high tier server (say, tier 4 for the sake of argument). I then chose to retire that server, and replace it with a tier 2. Can i reuse the ...

Resolved! how to print backup policies

i've seen suggestions to print the backup polices in text however i was wondering if any progress are made where a tool exists to print backup policies in tabular format (or export to Excel) for easy viewing? reason is i would like to find out, at a...

manatee by Level 6
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Resolved! MSDP Dedup

How do i identify which method has used to create the Stoarge server, MSDP or Pure Disk.  whne i do nbdevquery -liststs it shows all Puredisk.