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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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prod and bak NIC on master, media & client

We have 3 media and 1 master+media servers, all are having 2 NICs (prodution and backup) we installed a NBU client...

Resolved! bpstart_notify script for Linux

There any way to run bpstart_notify script on Linux? According to the documentation only works on Windows and UNIX. I already tried and it works on AIX but not on RHEL. Thanks

magteix by Level 3
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Resolved! Dumping NBU Catalog Info....

I am needing a way to dump the Netbackup 7.1x catalog off to a CSV flat file so that it can be imported into an Oracle table for later reference. The master backup server is slated to retire very soon and I want to keep all the info of the current c...

DPeaco by Moderator
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Resolved! sql tranlog backup with exlude variable

I have wrote a script that will run and populate a env var with the databases that are in simple mode :   @echo off sqlcmd -S server\instance  -Q "set nocount on; select name from sys.databases where recovery_model!=1" -W -h -1 -o c:\U...\...\De...

Resolved! SQL Backups on VMware clients

Hello all, been away from the Forum for a long time, glad to be back with my new job. I have an environment running NetBackup  A question was asked and I'm not sure the answer, as I don't have an extensive background with VMware.  Currently ...

Resolved! Frequency based backups with different retentions

I've been using calendar-based policies in NBU 7.5. So within a policy, I have Daily, Weekly and Monthly schedules where each is calendar-based, with differing retentions: Every Mon-Thu for Dailies Every Friday for Weeklies (except for the first Fr...

LT2013 by Level 4
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Resolved! catalog

I have moved the catalog tapes to the DR site. I have configured the library and all set up is done.i have run phase 1 and phase 2 import on that catalog media on DR site. Now can i use nbu BAR to restore those catalog files to the original locatio...

bill0621 by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup Imports running longer when using AIR/Data Domain

We are using Netbackup and Data Domain.   We are using AIR to our DR site using data domain.   Imports were only taking minutes to complete.  Now imports are running longer.  Imports are now running hours and days. What could be casue imports...

donv by Level 3
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Resolved! MS SQL vmware full + mssql incremental possible?

Hi!  I want to avoid backing mssql databases twice (vmware backup + full MS SQL backup). And since it's now possibe to use application protection in vwmware backups, I want to make Vmware full backup with apl.prot.+ mssql incrementals (Full differen...

tont by Level 3
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Resolved! NBU 7.6 upgrade

Hi, I am helping a customer to plan for upgrading from NBU 7.5 to NBU 7.6. The master server is NBU on Red Hat 6.1 Enterprise OS.  My question is: During the upgrade, do we need to type in the NBU 7.6 licenses? If no, can the customer use th...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! NDMP backups wrting data more than the total volume si

Team !     We have master server running on and facing very weird issue when NDMP backups are backing up data that is more than the size of entire volume. Below I am going to show one example.   stpnascl4n1> df -h vol9 Filesystem      ...

PranavB by Level 4
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Error 2074 & Storage units missing

Hello, I have this issue. The SLP backup jobs are failing with the error 2074, on the windows backups. In the process of trouble shooting I noticed that the storage unit/groups are missing. I can't understand how this happened. Environment info. M...

Resolved! ubuntu 12.0.4 NBU Client Install

I am attempting to install the Netbackup 7.5 client software onto an Ubuntu 12.0.4 server, and after reading through the TECH176428 am still having no success. The above technote details the required editing of the client_config & installpbx scripts...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! AIR Best Practice - Catalog

Hi All, I'm using AIR to replicate certain backup jobs to a remote appliance as per the user guide. It all seems to work fine and we have restored from the remote appliance. I know that the target appliance in AIR will catalog what it imports, and f...

lt13624 by Level 4
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Resolved! Symantec NetBackup Data Recovery

Hi, I AM using Symantec Netbackup 7.5 for backing up data from SAN/NAS storage. As the my setup is in confiquring mode. i would like to know the Step for restoring by Exiting File Server data onto NAS Storage.   Thanking you ALL in Advance.   R...

Resolved! Volume resolution error for (System State:\System Files\System Files)

Good Day Geeks !   there are two systems that are giving issues while backing up their shadow copy components. Below is the error:    Volume resolution error for (System State:\System Files\System Files)     We have tried downgrading them as ...

PranavB by Level 4
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Resolved! NetBackup Image Replication from Appliance to Media Server (MSDP)

Hi, I am working on a deployment that will require replicating images from NetBackup Appliances to the Media Servers (with MSDP pools) running on IBM AIX and windows. I wanted to know that is it supported to do replication between NetBackup Applianc...