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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Volume config not updating properly after running robot inventory

Hi Basic Setup ========= MSL6000 tape library connected to master/media server running Netbackup Problem ====== 3 tapes that are not physically in the library are showing up in Netbackup as being in the library. The 3 slots show up as ...

Dave__G by Level 3
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Resolved! Policy based exclusion list

Looking for the procedure to have an exclusion list at the policy level that protects multiple clients instead of having to create one per client.

Obi_Wan by Level 3
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Resolved! Catalog backup using 2 tapes

catalog backup is using 2 tapes, I found below link and tried whats mentioned, but solution is not working for me. My environment too has 2 drives, I have created a seperate STU for catalog and made maximum concurrent write drives to 2, but it didnt ...

Resolved! nbu backup to use one tape for a backup

Hi, We are using nbu 7.6 for taking our db2 database backup. we have 2 drives in our tape library.When I run the backup, NBU uses two drives for taking the backup whic i dont want. I want only one tape should be used for a backup.  As tape is more s...

Resolved! Catalog backup to same tape as backup tape

Hi, We have one Master/media with library attached set up, Master/media has local disk too. We first take backups to local disk and then duplicate them to tapes for offsite. My question here is for catalog backups, I set up catalog backup also to w...

Resolved! Urgent help please issue with Robot(drive path etc..)

Hi there,   Things failing left and right and going from bad to worse, I have an individual physical media server with a DELL ML6000 attached via FC directly to it, its not shared its standalone media and robot.   I have gotten drive path issues ...

JaquesC by Level 4
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Resolved! VMware datastore moved

*** Moved to new discusion from *** Thanks for the update   We have moved the drive from HP storage to Netapp .How do I ensure Lun o...

Igselva by Level 3
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Resolved! Need to change image db path

Hi Folks   Master : Netbackup with Appliance 5230, Windows 2008 R2 64-bit At present Netbackup is on C:\, i wanted to move the image database to D:\. Please let me know any simplest solution. I dont want to implement Altpath fix. Also let ...

Resolved! Query on snapshot backup

Hello Folks     Netbackup master : and Media server : Appliance 5230 I have exchange backup slownes issue occuring in my environment. The client has configured as SAN Client and the backup of database located on SAN is giving good speed(60M...

Resolved! VMware browse client list timing out with "socket time out error"

Master server : WIN2K8 Enter R2 No of VC servers: 15 VC versions: 4.1, 5.0 Netbackup version: Trying to browse vmware clients list has been consistenly timing out with socket time out error. On the master server, bpvmutil process run for ...

Dollypee by Moderator
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Resolved! how can I be sure about restore progress

Hello Guys,   how to be sure that restore is going on ... In the activity monitor I can in detail status of restore job that its showing 192685 files written from long time approx 30 mnts.   However I can see logfile   /usr/openv/netbackup/log...

symsonu by Level 6
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Error while creating SRT for Solaris

Hello Everyone, I'm experiencing an issue while trying to create SRT for Solaris. Below is the error I'm getting and I have attached the logs from inside the SRT as well. Appreciate your comments on resolving this issue. PHM1SVSNBK is the master se...

Yajith by Level 4
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Resolved! NBU 7.0.1 - Switching Encryption Options

We are running NBU 7.0.1 standard on a single server. We have LTO3 drives. - If I enable client side encryption now and later upgrade my tape drives and want to switch to MSEO are there any issues with encryption keys or restores? Is there a process...

st_john by Not applicable
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Resolved! Linux VMWare SAN Transport without Multipath

I have a RHEL Master/Media server with an IBM Storwise v7000 to backup an ESX Cluster. I understand from this doc that "linux multipath is not supported.... yet." Is there a...

Jevon by Level 4
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Resolved! Can Netbackup Take Backup of Maped Drives...???

we are Using Netbackup 7.5 on Windows Master Server I have a Windows 2003 Server A of which Snapshot Backup is I can I Map its Drives to Windows 2008 Server B and take Backup of Server B...??    

Hannible by Level 4
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Resolved! How to execute a policies one after another

Hi All, We have no. of DFSR Backup policies for one server. We wants to execute the policies one after another. After job completion of 1st policy next policy has to triggered. Is there any technique to execute such scenario in netbackup. We are u...

Stiva by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup email configuration in Linux

Dear Gurus,   I need a help to configure email notification about backup status in our environment. i gothrough all the documents and discussions already available on this, but everything was clearly available for master server in windows environme...

Resolved! unable to restore System State files

Hello, i am unable to restore System State files as restore is going succesfull partially.. below is the error.. please suggest.. Master Server is Windows 2008 Netbackup Version is 7.5 and  client is Windows 2003.   05/29/2014 13:20:23 - begin ...