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Subscribe to NBU notifications

In case you are not aware - you can subscribe to NBU notifications over here: https://sort.veritas.com/spec_doc Hopefully NBU 9 will be added to the list soon.

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Is the "Streaming Backup” REG key required with NBU 7 ?

Is the “Enable Remote Streaming Backup” registry key described in Technote 73112 still required for Exchange 2007 CCR passive node backup with NetBackup 7 ?  The Technote specifies NetBackup 6.5.   http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH73112  

facing problem after netbackup upgradation

Master server : windows 2008 R2 netbackup version : 7.5.0.4   I have upgraded the netbackup version to 7.5.0.6 and the upgrdation completed successfully. but the netbackup version is showing as 7.5.0.4      

Resolved! Windows servers completing backup with status code 1 and error 'FTL - cannot open C:\ProgramFiles\VERITAS\NetBackup\online_util\fi_cntl\bpfis.fim.*****'

Hi,   Few Windows server 2008 & 2003 experiance same kind of behaviour. backup are completing partially successful with error message as 'FTL - cannot open C:\ProgramFiles\VERITAS\NetBackup\online_util\fi_cntl\bpfis.fim.' i don't see any files curren...

Resolved! FireStreamer with Netbackup 7.5

HI All, Good day !!! We are testing Netbackup 7.5 with FireStreamer VTL, is there any idea how to do it? We have installed FireStreamer on a machine and Netbackup is able to see the Robot and drives but it gives an error “Robot with an Unknown Robot ...

Resolved! USB disk as dedupe disk pool in Netbackup 7.5

Hi, We are planning to setup a media server in one of our remote office and try to use media server deduplication option. Is it possible to configure USB external HDD as a nebackup storage unit and select pure disk as disk type?

Anishax by Level 4
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Resolved! Symantec Netbackup Certification

Hello, i have a certification with Administration of Symantec NetBackup 7.5 for Windows, what is the best path to follow with Netbackup?

muhanad_daher by Level 6
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Resolved! Unable to Configure the Drives

Hi All,   We need urgent solution. We are unable to configure the drives on any media servers. Every time its giving SSO license not installed error. But we have all the license up to date on all server. Recently we have did some activities in our en...

Resolved! UNSET, UNSET_ALL directives?

Hi All, I was reading the Multistreaming configuration part and came accross with the below Unset and Unset_All Directives in Admin Guide which I didnot understand. Could somebody pls make me understand in simple words what is this Unset and Unset_Al...

belse by Level 5
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Resolved! media write error 84

Whenever I try to take backup using Netbackup 7.5 on my fuse filesystem, backup command exits giving error EXIT STATUS 84: media write error Do we need to do any addional setting for the same?

Resolved! List files backed up to a defined tape

Hi, Is there a way of easily show all files that has been backed up onto a defined tape? I've search but can't find a good way of doing this. Is ther a log file that will show all files? or is there an option to turn that on? This is for "validation...

rsm_gbg by Level 5
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Resolved! Volume Pool-Clarity

Hi all, I know the default volume pools on NBU are, None,Datastore,Netbackup and scratch pools. Kindly explain me difference & use of each pool.

satpat by Level 3
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Resolved! Triggering a VM Backup from the client

I am hoping to be able to trigger the VM backup of a client (VMWare 4.1), from the client itself. I have tried to use the bpbackup command from the client, but cannot seem to get it to run the VM backup. The reason I want to do this is because I have...

Resolved! Start using BMR

Hello, In laymens term, what is the process for to finally start using NBU 7.5.0.3 BMR. We have had it a long time but it was never set up or used . I want to take advantage of it and hear what the basics are. Thanks,

pmc214 by Level 5
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Resolved! INF - Error Creating ODBC data source name

Windows 2008 R2.  NetBackup 7.1.  Suddenly receiving the following error running DIFF or FULL jobs.  Status 2 in NBU.   16:25:09.890 [5864.1552] <2> file_to_addrinfo: ../../libvlibs/vnet_addrinfo.c.6635: 0: fopen() failed: 2 0x00000002 16:25:09.890 ...

Exchange 2013 backup/restore using VMware policy

Hi I read that GRT is not supported for protecting Exchange 2013 database. But how about Exchange 2013 backup and restore using VMware policy? Is it working if I want restore full MS Information Store and not individual mailboxes from full VM backups...

margoe by Level 2
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Update NBU 7.1.0.4 -> NBU 7.5.0.6

Hallo. Eigentlich wollte ich erst nächstes Jahr ( 2014 ) auf die NBU 7.5.x gehen, aber ich habe zwei Themen ( MSDP 2074'er Error in 7.1 &&& WMWare vSphere 5.1 ) die nicht warten können. Um es kurz zu machen meine Frage. Sind euch Probleme vom Update ...

Resolved! reimport of images after changing storage unit

Hello. I currently have backups going to an equal logic SAN, and this drive needs to be repurposed. My question is - can I copy the images off of this drive (basically copying the exact directory structure) to a flash drive, then reimport from there?...