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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! Rollback configuration after BMR restore

Hi, Master, media, clients use same Linux and nbu I did BMR restore from prod server to test server, let say hostname prod1 to test1. Once restore completed, target hostname still the same,test1. And prod1 still running backup daily. Pro...

santave by Level 4
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Pre and Post Backup Scripts

HI, has anyone out there come across instructions on how to back up Symantec System Recovery 2011 using Netbackup 7.5. I understand there's a way of running scripts as part of the backup to stop and start services. I need to also somehow kick off a s...

Resolved! Netbackup Policy

How to check policy details like schedule, client name and backup selection of the policy which got deleted?? Master server is HP-Ux and netbackup version is

KSP by Level 2
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Resolved! Targeting non database files in Notes Data folder

Hello all, Using : Netbackup 7.5.5 with windows 2008 R2 server (Master / Media)       our Notes team has a requirement for me to now backup all *.dir and *.nrf files in the Notes\Data folder on each of our Notes servers.  From what I gather the Notes...

Pete_M by Level 2
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Resolved! VM Snapshot taking time

We have a VMWARE(4.1 ESX) farm to backup having hurndred of VM's , we are using SAN to do the backup. Problem is for every VM it takes 15 minutes to do the snapshot,for that 15 minutes it locks up the tape drive as it allocated by NBRB for backup. Is...

Need help for Error: 13

Hi All, I am getting below error in detailed status for a FS Backup in all the streams, Windows,   28/01/2014 23:00:11 - Info bptm(pid=XXXX) backup child process is pid XXXX 29/01/2014 01:40:11 - Error bpbrm(pid=XXXX) socket read failed: err...

Resolved! Netbackup upgrade from to

Hi, Working on upgrading Netbackup master server running on Windows 2003 R2 SP2 32Bit to Netbackup running on Windows 2012. Single master/media server and not using any advanced features, just couple DSSUs and attached to a tape auto-...

adminhp by Level 2
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Netbackup Bare Metal Recovery with Windows Server 2012

Hi All,   I would be grateful if someone could kindly answer my questions below: 1. Can bare metal recovery restore everything in a server? As in, will it just restore the OS and software? Or can it completely restore it to the state (including every...

Lok_Koo by Level 3
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Resolved! io_ioctl_ndmp (MTBSF) failed: (NDMP_DEV_NOT_OPEN_ERR) (bptm.c.8757)....Could this be the possible drive failure issue coming in sight???

Hello Experts, Today I found  one of our NDMP backup failed with the error code 84 media write error. I check the bptm logs at the time of the failure which are below : 10:20:03.731 [22081] <2> log_media_error: successfully wrote to error file - 01/2...

rk1074 by Level 6
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Resolved! restore oracle DB backup to another oracle db server

Dear All, I am doing a a restore testing for restore DB from Oracle RAC environment to another oracle db server. The oracle spfile is exported from RAC and imported to testing db server. But still cannot restore the DB to testing server. The followin...

bowmanleong by Level 3
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I cant restore VMware client

Hi ,when i tried to restore i am getting following error 05:51:46 1/29/2014: Restore Started   05:51:47 ( Media id ST9039 is needed for the restore.   05:51:47 (202487.001) Restoring from copy 1 of image created 1/28/2014 1:30:57 AM 05:51:...

sagar666 by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup GRT Exchange 2013

Hey,   Need some advice. Been trying to set up Exchange 2013 GRT backups using Netbackup Followed a combination of various instructions, videos, admin guides that I managed to find all over the net. Finally had some success today: Backups co...

Resolved! Backing up the Master server?

Hi, Just realised the one server I'm not backing up is the Master server itself. We run a catalog backup but not an OS backup of the Master. It is on a replicated lun but a weekly backup would probably be a good thing.  Ours is VMWare virtual machine...

Resolved! Encrypt in duplicate?

Hi guys,   IHAC that wants to encrypt his data meanwhile he duplicates the backup image for vaulting purposes. Is it possible? thanks in advance, Carlos

Netbackup for VMware, NBD Backups

My understanding of how NBD works when performing virtual machine backups using VADP for VMware is that the network connection between the backup host and the ESXi host uses the NFC server on the ESXi host, which is initiated over the management vmke...

Resolved! Default-application-backup schedule type - SLP?

Hi, Using NB7.5, Master server windows admin console. I am configuring the schedules tab of a backup of an Oracle database. Should the "Default-Application-Backup" entry be associated with a specific SLP? My understanding (probably very poor) was tha...

Resolved! Tape drives confusion

Hello Team, The st drivers is the OS driver that create drive entries in /dev/rmt . There are 149 device entries under /dev/rmt but when i ran sgscan command then it shows 32 tape deivce entries only. if /dev/rmt shows 149 device entries then there m...

Resolved! Restore from 1st full backup

Hi, I have three full backup .Is it possible to restore 1st full backup.If yes how to restore 1st full backup in Netbackup 7.5