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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! VMware "exclude data disks"

**** Moved to new discussion from **** I am experiencing a similar issue to Mothi, but not exactly. I have a policy set as a VMware policy, and I have used the "exclude data di...

Resolved! Netbackup Schedule

Hello, I am new to Netbackup. I am using only for few days. I worked in Backup Exec for few years. This is my environment Master server 6.5.5 (Linux) Console server (Windows) 200 clients (SQL, Exchange, Oracle, Windows and Linux). I want to kn...

Resolved! Command to list all the VM machines in all vCenters

Is there any command to list all the VMware machines that NBU can access? One work around is to create a dummy policy that uses a selection rule to get all machines in the listed vCenters. Once done run the command nbdiscover for that policy.    The ...

Jim-90 by Level 6
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Resolved! Issue in configuring multiple copies

Hi all,   I'm trying to configure multiple copies for a policy, Everything is going fine but when i click the final OK button in the policy window  it throws the below error    

Resolved! Backup Skips the Folder

hi Team, I have configured a backup with the multiple selction(flat FileSystem) Backup for a windows 2K8 clinet. In the selection all completed succssfullly. But only one folder completed with 7KB --> C:\Windows\Assembly. A am not sure why it was. in...

punbs by Level 4
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NetBackup Fun - I dare you not to read this...

I hope there is room for some fun here at Connect as well, here is a great example of Symantec Developer fun. > nbdeployutil --report -capacity "C:\Program Files\Veritas\netbackup\var\global\reports\20130926_105026_hostname.domain" nbdeployutil.e...

Resolved! Windows 2008 Media server ( New ) - IBM Tape drivers are needed ?

Hello,  we are installing new Media server - Windows 2008  and want to use couple of drives ( LTO4 ) from IBM 3584 so question do we need to install any IBM tape drivers on this windows media server ? or netbackup media server package has it already.

Raju_la by Level 5
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Resolved! Modifying the maxjobs for "NBU_POLICY"

I'm getting the following in one of my active backup jobs. 09/26/2013 12:31:43 - Info nbrb (pid=3037) Limit has been reached for the logical resource <Master server>.NBU_POLICY.MAXJOBS.<Policy name> My question is, is there a value I need to/can chan...

Resolved! Requester does not see the Restored file?

I have restored the file successfully but for some reason the Requester does not see it on his side. The drives that I see in Netabackup is different from what the Requester is seeing (Netbackup Drive F: = Requester Drive k:).  I tried restoring it o...

Resolved! Multiple random 2106 errors encountered

Windows 2008r2 Master and Media servers Netbackup 7504   Hello,   I am having an issue where I go a couple days with no 2106 (disk strorage server is down or unavailable) errors, and then I'll have three full pages of them, with some 83's mixed in. N...

Resolved! NBU 7.1

Hi ALL, I need to restart NBU client service on client on linux.   1.......Can I go with below command :                   bpcd -standalone                 bpcd -terminate                   vnetd -standalone                 vnetd -terminate   2.........

Resolved! nbstl SLPNAME -modify_version -version N - error 144 - attempt to modify fixed values of existing version

Hi, I'm tryring to reduce the number of stages in an old SLP version from 3 to 2. $ nbstl SLPNAME -l -version 5 SLPNAME *NULL* 0 0x0 5 0 stu1 *NULL* *NULL* 0 3 *NULL* 0 0x2 0 0 1     3 *Remote*Master* *NULL* *NULL* 0 1 *NULL* 0 0x0 1 0 2     1 stu2 M...

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Resolved! Problems installing nbu server on solaris10 sparc

Hi All,   Im just trying to upgrade a nbu client running on solaris10 sparc platform to media server. According to Symantec installing over the top with the media server package was ok, so i gave this ago, everything looked ok until /usr/open...

Drive Is In DOWN State

Hello All, I have a media server SUN OS 10 with NBU Drv Type   Control  User      Label  RecMID  ExtMID  Ready   Wr.Enbl.  ReqId   0 hcart2   ACS               Yes   MR0892  MR0892   Yes     Yes        0   1 hcart2   ACS               Yes ...

Shekaib by Level 4
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System state backup fail with status 50

Hi All, I am having the same error. Is there any solution for this issue? My Client is using Windows 2008. NBU version 6.5.6 My media server is stage on AIX nbu version   **** Moved to new discussion from

Resolved! Unable to backup system state, invalid filelist specification (69)

Hi Our master server backup started failing a week or so ago with 'invalid filelist specification (69)' ERR - Unable to backup System State or Shadow Copy. Please check the state of VSS and associated Writers.INF - Estimate:-1 -1 The VSS writers are ...

LouiseD by Level 4
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