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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! Nbu8.1.1 and vCenter 7.0U1 managing ESXis at 6.7U3

Hi all,I'm stumped by this question I was asked by a customer.I'm hoping someone here knows something from some release notes that could answer this.The customer is still running NetBackup 8.1.1, and due to various reasons will not consider upgrading...

RLeon by Moderator
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Resolved! Exchange redirected restore to different client

Hello colleagues, I have the following situation: Netbackup client 8.1.2 installed on Exchange Server 2010 hostname "A", backups and recover were running properly. Recently, the mailboxes were migrated to a new Exchange Server 2016 hostname "B", we i...

oolmedo by Level 4
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Resolved! get-jobs api date format

For the get-jobs api, does anyone have an example of how the date needs to be formated for the enddate and startdate filter parms?  

NetBackup - NAS appliance and Offline Backups

Group,Hi, all.  We're looking at options for an offline DR backup and were wondering if anyone has tried using a NAS appliance to receive backup copies and then just disconnecting it from the network once the backup completes?  If so, what were your ...

Activity Monitor refresh stops after some time

I have been noticing this since 8.3 that the automatic refresh of the Activity Monitor stops after some time. As this was in my test domain, I didn't bother much earlier but now that I'm upgrading my prod domain next week, it will be an issue all the...

X2 by Moderator
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Resolved! Question on NetBackup and Hardware Tape Encryption

Hello.I recently had to supply "proof" that all backups on tape are encrypted. Since we are using HW encryption, I assumed getting that from the Tape library configuration (Quantum i6). However, that shows encryption being disabled on all drives. I t...

zmlat by Level 4
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Resolved! backup_exit_notify - where did it go?

Netbackup 5250 appliances - 3.2/8.2 - patched with EEBsI'm noticing that the /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/backup_exit_notify script isn't on these new appliances. Is Veritas doing away with the backup_exit_notify or am I just missing something?

DPeaco by Moderator
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Backup RHV VM fails when using media server error 200

Hi,I am newbie on Netbackup and I am using NB9I installed 2 Netbackup 9 VMs on CentOS 8, the first is the master server the second is a media server.I used MSDP on both servers and I configured one storage pool with one storage unit per server.I crea...

Netbackup Appliance Error

Hello,Can someone help me ?I need help..suddenly I have issued with our customer NBU appliance version 3.0/netbackup 8.0. When I opened the Netbackup Java Console for the Appliance, i see these options greyed out1) Configure Disk Storage Servers2) Co...

Re: media ID not unique in database (34)

Issue:---------------------------------------------------------------------Jan 26, 2021 3:16:28 PMRobot: TLD(7) on mdrbu1Operation: Inventory and UpdateEMM Server: mbganbu1--------------------------------------------------------------------Generating...

Robot with different LTO drives

Hello All,  I have a NetBackup instance (8.2, single master/media server) with a Spectra Logic T120 library assigned to it.  The library has two LTO 6 and one LTO 7 drives in it.  I'm struggling with how to assign the different media to the drives so...

System State Components are missing from Backups

We have discovered some of the System State Components are missing from our Backups. While we are trying to restore the server's system state, the recovery is failing. System state backup along with Filesystem backups are getting completed without an...

Resolved! Error: bptm (pid=1136) cannot open file

Dear All,From past few days i am facing a problem with netbackup 8.1.2=========Jan 26, 2021 12:31:33 PM - begin writingJan 26, 2021 12:37:06 PM - Error bptm (pid=1136) cannot open file C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\db\media\tpreq\drive_IBM.ULT35...

Too many /.SeCuRiTy.xxxxxx files

HelloWe have Veritas NetBackup 7.7.3 on Solaris 10.When trying to restore a directory containing millions of files, NetBackup creates extra millions of /.SeCuRiTy.<num> files (as many as the restored files) in the root directory, they are very small ...

Raek by Level 3
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Resolved! NetBackup for PostgreSQL on Docker Image - How to

Hello,If I want to configure NetBackup for PostgreSQL but PostgreSQL is on a Docker image, is it the same process as if PostgreSQL was on a normal server?Where should the NBU agent + plugin be installed? on the VM or Application Plugin?Thanking you i...

Prolonged backup in sql

Hi guys,We have a sql server and we backup the it using MS Windows type of backup.Would like to inquire our recurring prolonged backup on sql server. A prolonged backup is considered when the allotted backup window exceeds running 24hours. The Master...