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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! Snapshot-client?

I just want sector-level Windows operating-system backup. With ability to make incremental backups, use NTFS journals and make Windows system databases transactions quiescene like VSS does. Is this possible with snapshot-client? In snapshot-client d...

Resolved! nbu 7.5 os is solaris

Ihave a query regarding a restore.   My backup is on tape.I require 5 media for are not in library.We have 5 library in one domain.we have 4 robot control host.   I need to ask on site team to insert the medias .when i goes in media sec...

Resolved! Exclusion and include list in file system.

Exclusion and include list in file system.   Hi All,   As the data size of the file system /notes/ln93_9 is too high. We have enabled multistream for the policy 2_Notes_unix_ln93app1.   And added the file sytem in the exclusion list : exclude_list.2_...

NB7.5 Remote Backup Procedure after upgrading & changing Master

Environment: NetBackup 7.5 Media Server with Puredisk and Tape Library attached. I need to backup remote site "ZXY" over a WAN Link.   History: Previously we were backing up XYZ using Synthetic Backups to Media Server "B" with Master Server "A" in an...

mr2ns by Level 3
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Resolved! KMS Failed to create a new Key Group Exit Error: Cannot connect on socket

Hi Guys,   I have Netbackup master server. I just installed KMS. The problem is after i created Key Group i got this error message:   E:\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\admincmd>nbkmsutil.exe -createkg -kgname ENCR_offsite Failed to create a new Key Gr...

phaul by Level 4
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installation guide

hi all, kindly please help me on how to install the symantec netbackup 7.5 in linux platform. hope that there is screenshot for me as a beginner.     thank you and regards.

m_9 by Level 4
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Find backup policy for a queued SLP job

Hi, NetBackup 7.0.1 on Solaris 10 I have SLP policies to backup clients to VTL and duplicate from VTL to physical tapes. The duplication jobs have been backlogged so I need to find out which duplication jobs I can cancel. However, in Admin Console's ...

NB-OPS by Level 4
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Resolved! SQL Agent Transaction Log backups

What are people doing for transaction log backups? We have an environment with close to 1500 servers (mix of physical and virtual,) have jobs running 24x7, and have recently started using the SQL Agent instead of the dump and scoop method. Our DBA's ...

chack22 by Level 4
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Resolved! What determines disk image expiration

I just installed a new master server that has 40TB of disk space. I noticed that after the fulls ran this past weekend the previous fulls performed were removed. What determines what is left on disk? I assumed that the high/low watermark did, but it ...

EUAdmin by Level 3
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File read error (13)

I receive a file read error (13) and a backup fails on a Windows Server 2003 client with NBU 7.0.1.  The following excerp is taken from the bpbkar log on the client and repeats for each stream. 2:33:07.103 PM: [5524.5496] <8> backup_create: WRN - Una...

mike-b by Level 3
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Netbackup Exchange backups

I'm looking to switch from Backup Exec to Netbackup and have a question about backing up Public Folders in Exchange.  In Backup Exec I can not backup a Public Folder that is on a server in the DAG unless I install the Windows Agent on each server in ...

mike915 by Level 4
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Resolved! previously when we upgraded

previously when we upgraded from 7.5 to, the patch upgrade done on master server (redhat 6.x) rendered nbu unable to start. this patch,, has no mention of dependencies (or even of redhat 6.x) that might affect nbu on redhat 6.x after ...

manatee by Level 6
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CPU utilization is 100% in client during backup

Hi Friends, I am facing issues with SQL DB backups.One of the client servers CPU utilization is 100 % during SQL DB backup.SQL DBA team telling that there is no issues with SQL/ windows OS, issue with Netbackup only and they provided the logs. Please...

SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Group Backup

Since NetBackup does not support backing up SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn Availability Groups, what are you folks doing? Are you doing native SQL Server backups to local disk on each node in the group, and then just making sure the local drives ar...

M_N by Level 2
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Resolved! Connect to Linux master server from Windows

We currently have a Linux (RHEL 5) server acting as NetBackup 7 master and media server.  Our Linux team currently administers our backups but we would like to transfer this responsibility to someone on the Windows team. Is there a way for someone us...

savona by Level 4
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Netbackup Liveupdate not working on AIX

I have a live update server setup. Updates work for Windows and Linux I am trying to update an AIX server and it does not work. I keep getting 09/04/2013 08:05:57 - Info nbliveup (pid=19923152) Successful execution of /usr/op...

bombcan by Level 3
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restore to shared path failing

Hi all, I am restoring data to a mounted shared drive (cifs server) , all files and folders are created but the size is showing 0kb. Data backed from a media server and restore to a shared drive mapped on the same server. on the BAR status window i a...

Arun_VC by Level 4
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