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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! Advice required configuring Netbackup 7.6 with NDMP to NetApp Filer

Hi, We are in the process of trialling Netbackup 7.6 and I am having some trouble (having never used NetBackup before) getting the configuration to work  As this is a trial I understand I cannot get help via tech support and was instead directed to ...

G4v1n by Level 3
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Resolved! How to make a Oracle Restore with NB

Hello, I try to make a restore about oracle policy and when I choose the all options to select the restore the screen don't let me mark any option to make a restore. I attach a image of the problem. Anybody knows a solution for this problem? It'...

Arturo_Lopez by Level 5
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Resolved! existing status 0

Hi  One of our in gui the jobs are active if i go to the detials status it was displaying like below    begin writing 4/12/2014 8:59:14 AM - Info bphdb(pid=20158) done. status: 0           4/12/2014 8:59:15 AM - Info bptm(pid=15376) waited for f...

madhuri by Level 4
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Resolved! What is the use of below lincences?Why they needed..

Hi All, Pls giv me idea abt below symantec product..what is their use and information abt software need to be install for the same. I am using Netbackup on Red hat Linux environment SYMC NETBACKUP OPTION LIBRARY BASED TAPE DRIVE 7.6 XPLAT PER DRIV...

vm backup failed with error code 156

Hi All master +media at NBU 7.5 OS win 2008 both. 25 VM backups failed. all of them in same policy. Policy details: 25 VM's ,policy type FLASHBACKUP-WINDOWS,limit jobs per policy 4,perform off host backup -ON. offhost machine is media server itself...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! Netbackup master not working

Netbackup Master : RHEL6 i have configured a new master server. Whenever I initiate a new backup that job is not coming to activity monitor. can not connect to remote service :(DARSManagement-)(status 25)

NBU35 by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup commands

Can someone help providing Netbackup command which gives the following details? 1.  How much data is being protected? 2. How much data is being protected by retention period of time? Regards,  

Nimai by Not applicable
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Image import problems

I have a backup image spanning on 2 different tapes belonging to another netbackup domain. When I run Tape contents report for each tape, I can see the backup id (backup image) that I want to import. However, if I run Phase 1 import, only one tape is...

DPO by Level 6
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Resolved! EMail alert if a media is frozen

Hi,   I need to set up an email alert for any meida(s) are frozen. please provide me the script and configuration steps. need a suggestion the frequency of the script's per day.   Thanks

ravin_a by Level 4
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Restore Job Taking Longer than Usual

Good day Everyone, Currently I have an issue about a restore that's now taking about 3hours+ which is longer than before as 1hour+. Can anyone teach me what are the best practices or tuning to be done to address the issue?  Below is the log on BAR ...

Henson_D by Level 3
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Resolved! SQL cluster

Master Win 2012, NBu CLient WIn 2008, SQL 2012, NBU I have two db servers db1 & db 2. earlier Active node was db1 and I have configured NBU for MS SQL for this cluster. In host name I mentioned the name of physical active node, and...

NBU35 by Level 6
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Resolved! Need Netbackup 7.0.1 update for AIX

I have netbackup 7.0 client for AIX. Now I need the update package 7.0.1 for AIX. I tried to download it from but failed. Could any one help me by provide this update packa...

Tauhid by Level 4
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Resolved! Same installation problem

****  Moved to new discussion from  **** I am facing exactly same problem (not able to communicate with master server, backups may not properly function) as zi...

Tauhid by Level 4
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Resolved! SQl 2008 backup is failing with status code 2

Hello All, We are running NetBackup on windows 2008 with 7.0 and same master/media server, and when trying to backup SQL 2008 backup is failing with status code 2, could any one help me on this what to do and how to fix the below issue. Failed Job ...

john10 by Level 6
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Resolved! migrate Master server from an appliance to a linux server

We are planning on migrating our master  ( currently running on a symantec appliance  - 5220 ) to a separate red hat linux master server.  Can this be done by using catalog backup and recovery or do we need symantec to do this ?  The appliances run ...

sjvz by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup environment on AWS cloud

Is it possible to have NBU environment(master, media servers & clients ) on AWS cloud to backup client running on cloud including applications running on them.     Please help me on this.

Resolved! Is it possible for the NBU catalog to be SOX 17a-4 compliant?

Here's my latest challenge... We've been backing up our long term retention data to encrypted LTO tapes. Evidently, this is not 17a-4 compliant. So the compliance gurus have suggested a "compensating control" in the form of having our tape database ...

LT2013 by Level 4
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