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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! 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 ...

Resolved! Cleaning Tape Type

Hi fellows, I have a tape library (i6000) with both LTO4 and LTO5 tape drives, and I am using NetBackup (v7.5.0.6) to manage the tape drive cleaning. At the moment I only have tapes with labels such as, "CLN001". I have created a barcode rule for th...

Netbackup alternate client restore for db2

Hi All, I want to restore a db2 database to a different client. The client and instance details are below source client (AIX) : client_src source instance : ins_src source database : db_src destination client (AIX) : client_dest destination ins...

evo by Level 4
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Resolved! Disable writing on a tape drive

Hi, i need your help please, is there any way to disable a writing on a tape drive ? and to let netbackup choosing this drive just for reading ??   thanks in advance !

issmag by Level 5
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Resolved! Solaris NB7.5 install not plugging to VCS 5.0MP3

Hi,   Solaris 10 SPARC. VCS 5.0 MP3 RP5. NB 7.5. NB 7.5 Installation is not recognizing the presence of VCS and not prompting for cluster related questions. After providing the virtual name as server name during the NB install, it is not throwing ...

shashi by Level 3
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Backup running very slow in Netbackup 7.0.1

Hello Experts, We are using NBU 7.0.1 on win-2k8 R2 standard as Master/Media server which has attached TL-4000 Library with 4 LTO-5  tape drivers and configured 13th Client severs and all the backup are running very very slow at minimum 277 Kb/sec t...

john10 by Level 6
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Resolved! About Netbackup upbrade

Hello,   We have Netbackup 7.1 and it's been about three or four years they didn't buy support contracts or new versions of Netbackup. Now, it is necessary that they acquire the new version of Netbackup 7.6. I would like to know if we should buy s...

backup speed is low .2-3Mb/s

Hello All, environment: master/media: Linux Netbackup 7.1 client : 1st Linux, Netbackup 7.1           2nd Hp-ux Netbackup 7.1           3rd  Linux, Netbackup 7.1   Before on these 3 clients worked backup with speed 18-19mb/s. Now they are sta...

turguns by Level 5
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Hello,   We are running Netbackup on windows server 2008 SP1 R2.   Recently, I noticed that I get many warnings and info massages in the detailed status of sql backup jobs. We backup our SQL servers with batch file that we created, the b...

Sisso by Level 5
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Resolved! Drives Missing or not showing up in the NBU Admin Console

Hi All,   We had total of 18 drives 9 per site and now i can see only 7 drives per site which total of 14 drives , recently our OS team did some H/W refresh which has few DB media server is this is the reason ?? or how to check ?   Thanks, Nayab...

Nayabsk by Level 6
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Resolved! User initiated multiple stream backup

client: redhat linux master: WIN server 2k3 Is it possible to enable or setup multiple streams backup for user initiated backup? If yes, please how? It appears allow multiple streams backup is greyed out for this policy type   Thank you

Dollypee by Moderator
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Resolved! NetBackup 7.6 Licenses

Hello everyone, I need some help about NetBackup 7.6 licenses. Currently our organization want to buy NetBackup, our infrastructure have: 1 server will use as NetBackup Server7 Hyper-V hosts (run SQL, Exchange and some other apps)2 DB2 servers2 SQL...

NhutVu by Level 2
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Resolved! Sql restore query.

I had restore of sql db worth 1.5TB. I am restoring it to other drive (than original location). I started restore. Checked destination alredy occupied that space (around 1.5TB)...what is this called ?..something indexing..can u pls expla...

Possible by Level 6
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Resolved! SLP Duplications Error with Status 84

Netbackup Version: Storage Servers:  DD860 DataDomain Datadomain OS: OST Plugin Version: Issue:  During SLP Operations Receive a status 84.  Some of the duplications are successfull, most are not.  During these o...

Resolved! Netbackup 7.6 and Xen Server 6.0.2 agent

Hi, I need to know if Netbackup 7.6 works with Xen Server 6.0.2 or 6.2 (and citrix virtual desktop). There is and agent available? Any comment will be welcome Thanks in advance Regards  

Resolved! transferring BMR information to the master server

HI all, I am taking the backup of Windows 2008 server. Backup is in progress.But transferring BMR information to master is failing with below error.Kindly suggest on how to resolve this issue.   4/21/2014 8:31:16 PM - Info nbjm(pid=5312) starting...

Kushaal by Level 4
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Resolved! vmware backups failing with status code 6

Hello, I would appreciate any assistance with troubleshooting VMWARE backups. It was working briefly using the nbd transport method but seems to have started failing with status code 6 and status code 23.       our environment: linux master ser...