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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! Does replacing a media server also decomission it ?

I am following the steps to replace an old media server with a new one in My question is after running /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/nbdecommission -oldserver Ol...

Resolved! vCenter Virtual Appliance

I need some assistance. We are thinking to upgrade our vCenter from a Windows machines, to the vCenter Virtual Appliance, which runs on Linux. Do you think Netbackup will still work, if we decide to use the Linux based virtual appliance. Any thoug...

Arsalan_2k by Level 4
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Resolved! Upgrade of Cluster Master Server from 6.5 to 7.5

Hi All,   We are planning to upgrade some master servers that are running currently on 6.5. We want to upgrade it to 7.5. These are clustered Master servers(Solaris). Please share some step by step instruction to upgrade process. We don't have a...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Resolved! Catalog Migration from One NBU Domain to another

We have one NBU Master on 7.0.X version and we are building another on 7.5.X . We need to merge the catalog of 7.0.X into the new Catalog Data Base of 7.5.X . Clients from 7.0.X will be moving to the 7.5.X Master and until the last client is not mig...

Windows 2008 DIFF Suddenly Runs Big Backup

Hi All, I would like to share a problem we have with one of our Windows 2008 backups and see if anyone has encountered a similar problem and if possable find a resolution. Servers Involved:- NBU Matser - HPUX 11.31 - NBU7504 Client - Windows 2008...

Resolved! Report on users with access to Backup Scheduler

Working through an audit and realized that I do not know the procedure to generate such an output.   How can I report on all users with access to the backup scheduler?   Currently it is just local accounts to the system that have access and there...

DG-2005 by Level 5
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Assertion failed in Netbackup SQL Client when trying to restore

Hello! I'm having a problem when I try to select something to restore with the Netbackup SQL Client (version I am able to start the client then select something to backup fine. When I click on File>Restore SQL Server Objects then on Ok, it ...

Resolved! List of Restorations

Hi, I look for a command netbackup to list the restorations carried out for 6 months. Any ideas  ?          

mouna by Level 4
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Changing FQDN in NBU environment

I need some help with a future change in our domain. Actually we are using production network to do client backups. All clients and media servers are using production domain FQDNs, in order to avoid network congestion during backups we are going to ...

NBdmecha by Level 4
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Resolved! Media Expire issue.

Hi, Netbackup enivironment with Windows Server 2008 OS Media is showing "requested media id is not assigned to this host in the EMM database"  after upgrading from to 7.6 to help me in fixing the issue. All the new media a...

Yuvi by Level 5
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Vmware Backup failed with status 6

Vmware Backup getting failed with error code 6 (the backup failed to back up the requested files)   4/23/2014 10:14:56 AM - Info bpbrm(pid=28976) starting bptm            4/23/2014 10:14:56 AM - Info bpbrm(pid=28976) Started media manager using bp...

Question about upgrade process and AIR

I'm still swimming through the 7.6 upgrade document but I (so far) haven't seen an answer to this so I thought I'd ask. We're on Windows Masters with 5220's and 5230's running 2.5.4. I know I have to suspend all SLP's while an upgrade of a ...

D_Flood by Level 6
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Resolved! Not able to install Netbackup server on windows 2008

Hi All,   Kindly help me for the above said issue I have tried below said work arround as suggested in fourm 1. I installed EEB for disabling postgreSQL 2.I installed client and then Netbackup server, I am able to install client but not server s...

Resolved! use of bptestbpcd command

Hello All, i just want to know the use of bptestbpcd command... according to me its client connect back option.. if connectivity from client to Master/media is fine then only this command gave positive output wen i run on master/media. For eg. i ran ...

wannawin by Level 6
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Resolved! MSDP NFS Support

I've been planning a new NBU environment, and have been looking at MSDP's as a highly likely option for backup storage. While going through the requirements and considerations, I saw the line stating NFS/CIFs is not supported for the MSDP option... ...

Resolved! Backup jobs being queued because DSSU relocation job

I have the following configuration: -> DSSU on Master Server X Final Storage Destination TLD1 ->TLD1 on Media Server Y 2 drives Max streams per drive 8  Maximum concurrent write drives 2 ->Clients schedule/policy Media multiplexing 8  Allow ...