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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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netbackup problem

I have a netbackup problem, for a few days 1 drive out of 4 is turned off. I looked into the library and one tape is always slightly ejected from the drive but the robot does not take it. I am resetting the drive and lifting it, the tape is still in ...

prot1 by Level 3
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Vmware indiviual file restore fails

Hi Guys,I am having a problem with a vmware backup of a WS2008 R2 (64 bits) for which the backup is successfull, and the restore of the full VM is working, but when we select to restore individual files we get error "Unable to obtain list of files us...

Hamza_H by Moderator
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Sharepoint aspx page was not restored properly

Hi all, To day I backed up full Sharepoint farm successfully but then got an abnormal recovery case.Test case scenario:- Backup full Sharepoint farm with GRT enabled- Rename an xml item in aspx page- Select that aspx page to restore, override options...

Resolved! Backing up Oracle Database Appliance (ODA) with NBU

Dear All,My customer will like to backup an Oracle Database Appliance with NBU.In the SCL, i was'nt able to find the appliance.The only documentation i found on the site is very old.Any guidance around this will be much appreciated. 

Resolved! Changing tape library control host

Hi all I have a previous post (see link) that gives an account of what I'm looking to do  - which incidently has one more question about the bpmedia command if any fancy's trying to answer that for me

CadenL by Moderator
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Backing up Zips files? what is an efficient size for a zip file

Netbackup MASTER/MEDIA server windows 2012 R2 -  NBU version 8.1.1..  Tapelibrary is a quantum I500 LT06 (total of 6 drives)We have a request to backup a large amount of small files to tape..  So we had one of our developers write a powershell script...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Resolved! Policy creation failed with status 254

New NBU 8.2 installation on SLES 12 SP4.bppolicynew data -M n2810-bsl -verbose<2>bppolicynew: INITIATING: version NetBackup 8.2 created: 2019062501<2>bppolicynew: server name not found in the NetBackup configuration<2>bppolicynew: EXIT status = 254se...

host ID mappings in Host Management

Hi,is there a way to add one name (glb) to multiple hosts (host id) automatically?it can be done via admin console but we need to script it so there aren't any manual intervention needed.on screenshot there is shown what I mean.The name archeadb to b...

eesso by Level 3
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Veritas Backup changes directories ownership

Hi, After installing NetBackup agernt on Ubuntu 18.04.1, we found out that it changed folder structure.# cat /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/version NetBackup-Debian2.6.32 8.1.2It modifietd  ownership of some directories  /etc, /opt, /usr  etc... from root ...

700grm by Level 3
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Resolved! Oracle archive not getting to ctlfile

OS=Linux Master server is veritas 8.2Recently, Archive backups of a linux client are not making it to the ctlfile step. The "Backup" and "a_arch_D" run successfully, so we do not get any alerts. But since these archives never get to the ctlfile, they...

DoubleP by Level 5
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NetBackup 5220 appliance upgrade issue

I just upgraded a NetBackup 5220 appliance from version to ( but after the upgrade completed the 2 disk arrays (64tb total) attached to the appliance are showing as “not available”. My guess is that maybe I needed to update t...

Resolved! Data Domain Boost and Accelerator

Hi!Our customer is using NBU and DD with boost technology.We are considering a using Accelerator with NBU and DD boost.Question:---------1. Is it supported or not? (NBU accelerator working with DD Boost protocol?)2. Do DD Boost is working with client...

paulo7 by Level 4
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Slow speed hotadd backup / restore

Hi all,I am looking for the reason for slow speed backup / restore with transport hotaddVirtual media-server; ethernet link 10000 Mb/sEsx media server and client are the sameHardware platform for vmware has high performanceBuffer tuning completeBacku...

Resolved! media write error (84)

Hi,I already read the other disussions about the same issue but the proposed solutions have not solved my problem.Master server, media and client involved are NBU 8.1.2.The client is a physical server and the policy is MS-Windows type.The backup perf...

Intore by Level 4
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How to reconnect to backup infra after client is reimaged

Hi  This is to know the process in which a linux client can connect back to backup infra after it has gone through disaster situations .. following is the scenario : - a linux (RHEL 7.x client) taking filesystem back to NBU 812 media/master - somethi...

RakeshA by Level 2
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PostgreSQL Backup Performance Tuning

Hello,I've searched for methods of tuning PostgreSQL backups for speed and space and couldn't find anything recent. I have also put in a request to Veritas support and haven't received a response for two weeks, other than they are researching. With t...

KameliaB by Level 4
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