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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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Script for drive utilization

Hi All, I need a script to check the drive utilization for Netbackup 7.0 in Solaris 10. We do not have NOM to check nor SL console of the SL500 tape library.  Is there any way to get the drive utilization percentage?  Please help. Thanks in advan...

cs3472 by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup - Exchange 2010 DAG VM snapshot backup on passive node

Hi,   I'm having a bit of issue with the following; enabling VM_Exchange_Backup_PassiveDBs option in regedit. The backup job is failing with the below error: "Critical ascc (pid=7641) Exchange: Exchange da...

JKIM1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Resuming NDMP jobs?

Hi, I am trying to understand if there is a way that NDMP policy based jobs that fail can be restarted without having to backup the whole thing again. I got multiple jobs that failed after running out of tapes (status96) I am aware that NDMP polic...

maxsven by Level 4
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Resolved! Cannot connect to client

Hi In my Environment one of the windows  server is failling with 58 ,i can ping the serverr host properites are loading, in client name if i remove the back end -e1 the host properties are not loading,if i keep the back end and if i run the backup i...

madhuri by Level 4
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Resolved! Restoring policies to another master server

Hi Everybody, I am new on this discussion and not an expert to NetBackup too . I was told to restore existing policies from a Windows 2003 Server (netbackup version ) to another master server that we have already in production. One Master ...

Resolved! Failed NBU 250-371 Exam Twice

The company I work for registered me for the 5-day Symantec NetBackup 7.5 for Windows: Administration course. I took the course and scehduled the exam for two weeks after taking the course. I've been with the company for four months. Before this job,...

Doing backup for multi-tenant environment.

Hello Everyone ,     I was looking for using Netbackup to backup multi-tenant environment. The environment was build on OVM so there is no agent from NB to support it. I don't have any problem to treat each VM as a client. However , I need to have e...

Leed_Engineer by Level 4
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Resolved! Netbackup Clustered Master Server

    Hello Everybody!!   I would like to know if somebody has faced this:  We are configuring a Netbackup clustered server and it has worked during a failover. During a reboot of the active node  the netbackup servers failed over to the second no...

Resolved! Suport for ESX 5.5

Dear Experts and Symantecians, Kindly let me know when will Netbackup support for vmware ESX 5.5 will be available. As of today it is not. I have checked the compatibility list. Regards,

Resolved! SSO -Query

Guys,i was just wondering what would happen if i don't have SSO license but my each media server is being able to (zoned & configured) see every drive ? What's the benefit of SSO over such configuration ?   thank you !

nbuno by Level 6
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Restore failure with error 2850

Hello  experts i am getting this error while restoring data in net backup below is the logs  for the same . 4/26/2014 6:15:33 PM - begin Restore 4/26/2014 6:15:35 PM - 1 images required 4/26/2014 6:15:35 PM - media MDD134 required 4/26/2014 6:1...

Resolved! the specified policy does not exist in the configuration database(230)

hi all, I am having an issue here with my customer's Master Server. It appears that error "the specified policy does not exist in the configuration database(230)"  kept coming even I have delete the policy. Is there a way to stop it? thank you  

tarmizi by Level 5
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Status 4207: Could not fetch snapshot metadata or state files

hi all, can anyone help me?  one of my servers has been encountering error 4207 as shown in the detailed status tab but on the activity monitor, it shows errors either 25 or 41.  this is for FS backup.  i also have an SQL backup running for the serv...

kyzech11 by Level 2
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Resolved! Media in round robin mode into the volume pool.

Is posible to configure NetBackup to use in round robin mode the media of same volume pool? For example, I have a volume pool with five media. I want that monday's Backups being saved into first media, tuesday's backus being saved into second media,...

Resolved! Mismatched/Crossed PID #'s between Master and Media server

Has anyone ever experienced two backup jobs trying to use the same PID bpbrm process on a media server. It hangs both jobs resulting in failures. Aren't backup jobs supposed to have their own bpbrm process on the media server? Is this a problem relat...