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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! Missing_path

Hi all, One of my customer have this IBM TS3310 tape library with 6 drives where 3 of them showed as down and in drive path showing "MISSING_PATH". My customer reported to the IBM technical support to check but the result show there are no problem re...

tarmizi by Level 5
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How NB connects to SQL/UDB databases

Hi, If someone can share how NBU and database connection happens. Which processes are used to connect to database ? How automatic policy get create in NBU? How it gets delete automatically?  


Hi All, One of the Online sql backup in our enviroment is failing with the error code 2 for one particular server but the file system backup is running successfully for the same server and other online sql backups are fine with the same master server...

Child job not creating

Hi , The issue is as below... For one particular windows 2008 server SQL server 2005 installed Netbackup version 7.5.2 Jobs are scheduled on daily basis. only parent job is getting triggered and no child job. Please suggest which things I suppose to ...

Resolved! Restore data from tape with no barcode from a different media server

I'm in a bit of a pickle. We retired a media server along with the robot and all the tapes were moved to another site, none of the tapes had barcodes as the drive was standalone with no barcode reader.  Note that when the old media server was retired...

keithdc by Level 4
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Vault Duplication

Hi, I started using Vault Duplication to Offsite tapes. (all LTO4 tapes) It seems it either don't compress the data onto the duplication tape or it for some other reason don't fill it and just have to continue to another Offsite tape. I run a normal...

rsm_gbg by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup is getting hung and backup is not happening

Hi All,   Backup is getting hung and it is not progressing and it show the speed as 30 kb/sec. These backups were running fine earlier and now a days many servers affected and running  for 15 to 20 days   Master server version is 6.5.6 Cleint 6.5   K...

Planters by Level 5
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Resolved! VMWare Backups Fail with status 11

I have several VMWare backups that fail with a status 11 code.  I have tried multiple media servers, with a few correcting the issue, and others not.  i currently backup around 250 vm's with only 3 or 4 of them that error out with the status 11.  her...

Resolved! replacing my MSDP pool

Hi all.  I have a media server (windows server 2008 R2 enterprise) that used to have an MSDP pool created on it (n:\dedupe). This was taken away and we were backing up to an external hard drive (it's a small campus). We now have this equal logic back...

Resolved! VMware linux file restore failing with status 2800

Hi Experts, I am trying to restore the files from VM linux machine to my solaris server, but it's getting aborted with the status 2800 (Standard restore policy error). Could you please someone provide me the workaround to resolve it Please find the b...

EVA Array credentials and snapshot hardware provider

Hi I'm trying to configure a snapshot client backup for an HP P6000 and need a little help in understanding what I should see in the snapshot options dialogue box. Before I started any configurations I had 5 options in my snapshot method... auto, VSS...

KeirL by Level 6
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Resolved! SharePoint backups

I will start with WHAT A PAIN IN THE BUTT>>!!!!!  Why is this so hard.   Ok I got a backup to work a week ago.  I started the backup it ran, and backup the files.  So I waited and it ran a day later and failed, and since they again has been failing. ...

Resolved! MSDP pool replication

Hi all, I'm implementing a new netbackup solution and am after some advice please ! Service consists of 1 Master (vm) and 4 physical media servers, all running windows 2008r2 and netbackup - all are on the same Domain. The media servers are ...

briggsy by Level 4
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Resolved! NDMP backups

I am new with working with NDMP backups. In our environment every once in a awhile I see restore request being done from a NAS storage device on a VNX. How can I track down who or what is requesting these restores? Thanks!  

Resolved! bulk bpexpidate

I need to delete many images from a disk, I use a loop with the bpexpidate command with the force option, which works fine, however after each deletion it does a Activity monitor cleanup. Is there anyway to do the entire deletion without these image ...

Resolved! NBU 7.X Windows 2012 support

Hi, I know that NBU7.5 doesn;t support WIndows 2012. and from this thread, which mentioned that: "Support for Windows 2012 client will be added in NetBackup as well as ...

Resolved! No FT servers found.

I'm trying to configure FT Media server 7.0. (Cent OS 5.6) HBA have been marked (one HBA is in target mode) and FT services have been configured..  nbftsrvr and nbfdrv64 are running. But I can't see FT server.. root@hostname|/>/usr/openv/netbackup/bi...

Oleks by Level 0
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ACSD process going down/up

We have 28 media servers with 45 drives total, all run through SSO. All media servers are seeing a loss of robotic communication, at seemingly random times. The most recent set of changes introduced, in an attempt to address this problem are as follo...

SLP Error - RB deallocated orphaned resources

11/04/2013 15:36:10 - Error nbjm (pid=7384) nbrb status: RB deallocated orphaned resources 11/04/2013 15:56:10 - Error nbjm (pid=7384) nbrb status: RB deallocated orphaned resources 11/04/2013 16:16:10 - Error nbjm (pid=7384) nbrb status: RB deallo...

BTLOMS by Level 5
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