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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! Disabling Frequency

Windows 2008 R2 64 bit with Netbackup version   We have policies that with different schedules and in some schedules frequency and start window is enabled. please provide me a cmd line option for disablin or changing the schedules to calendar...

Yuvi by Level 5
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Resolved! vmware vmdk backup

Hi, I dont have Ent Client License for vmware off-host backup, while I need to get vmdk backup. What would be the best scenario to backup vmdk files? 1. Is it possible to install client agent in ESX servers and take vmdk files as a regul...

iaw by Level 5
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CHoosing the right Symantec backup product

Hi - we currently use Backup Exec 2010R3 which writes data to tapes using full & incremental backups on a 4 week retention period. The data is files, folders & exchange logs. We are going to start backing up our data to an offsite location, and I wou...

Resolved! issue with ost devices duplicating to tape

I have a single netbackup domain  backing up to an hp storeonce OST compatible disk device.The storeonce does not have path to tape capability. there is a secondary OST device at a remote site but in same netbackup domain as AIR not currently support...

hammers09 by Level 4
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Resolved! Need steps to implement deduplication

Master Server : Netbackup 7.0.1 Media Server : Netbackup 7.0.1 Client : 7.0.1 (Windows 2003) Os : Windows 2003 OpenStorage Datadomain          I need to implement the deduplication (client and media server). Can anyone help me to understand the step ...

Resolved! wrong tapes

  Tape L23582 arrived yesterday and was inventoried last night. This tape has a bad label of 0582L4 .    I will also have the following coming in this afternoon from offsite that will need corrected. I will send a reminder once it gets here.   Tape L...

Arun_K by Level 6
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is there a limit to NDMP cumulative incementals?

I wanted to see if someone knew this.... I have several Netapp volumes being backed up once a month, full once a month, and cumulative incrementals every night. The fulls complete just fine over the span of about a week, then the incrementals happen ...

Resolved! Adding a media server to its own Client object's server list?

Hi, We're running Netbackup 7.5, mixed Windows and Unix clients. I mainly use the Admin Console for config. Quick question: We have numerous servers installed as Netbackup media servers. Most have DD Boost installed and are only intended to back them...

Resolved! HP B6200 Synthetic Backups

Hi, I have read on the forum that using Synthetic backups with the HP StoreOnce OST Plug-In is not supported, HP have also confirned this, they are looking to push for the support, I have created an NFS share on the StoreOnce B6200 and have set this ...

Resolved! BMRERR errors

I have a Linux VM that I have to backup within the VM and I'm trying to collect BMR data for it. Any help you can give me I really appreciate. Thanks eveyone! OS: Linux 2.6.18-348.6.1.el5 #1 SMP Fri Apr 26 09:21:26 EDT 2013 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/L...

Resolved! Are Vault Settings Carried Over during Catalog Recovery?

Good Morning,   We have tested catalog backup and recovery at our DR site, but we wanted to know if Vault Settings are carried over durinf a catalog recovery?  Our DR site does not have Vault Management so we have no way to test this.   Thanks for an...

NetBackup ignoring DFSR exclusions

I have several servers where SCC is getting backed up in full even though I have excluded DFSR from it.  Opened case # 04639391. This is the explanation I got from support: "The exclude is not working because the backup of Shadow Copy is failing. I c...

Immegrate Master Netbackup windows 6.5.6 to 7.1 or 7.5

Hi, I work for a customer who has Netbackup 6.5.6 and wants to immigrate to 7.1 or 7.5. Does the EMM DB will follow or I need to build a new DB for the new version of Netbackup? Whatever the answer, what is the procedure? It's possible to merge the...

EMC > Hitachi NDMP Filermigration via Restore möglich?

Hallo. Unser alter EMC NS120 Filer wird durch einen Hitachi HNAS Filer abgelöst. Beide Filer werden mit NDMP gesichert und das funktioniert auch. Kann ich nun die Datenmigration via Netbackup Restore erledigen? Wenn ich einen Restore starte bekom...

Resolved! Need to configure backup to use private network

  Master Server - Soalris 10 - Name:  IP:   Client Server - Linux   I have to configure client server backup to use private network but in policy i have to use the server name (not the backup interface name).   For ex :   Clien...

Inventory failed

Hi All, My master server and media server is running with 6.5.6 (AIX) When the tapes are loaded, I am trying to do inventory from master server(Java console) I am getting error as "unable to get record from tldcd: A connection with a remote socket wa...

Lavender by Not applicable
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Resolved! Disabling VSS for snapshot errors

Hi, I am running NetBackup windows 2008 R2 Master. I was getting error 156 for few of my clients for which I have then set WOFB - "Disable snapshot and continue" for snapshot error control. Most of them are now partial with below errors 7/17/...

Sughi by Level 4
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Resolved! FUll TAPE question in netbackup 6.5.4

Hi All, I will need to dump the data for two BIG ORACLE databases to tape. Each oracle db backup holds around 14 TB. We have a quantum tape library with 4 LTO4 tape drives. What properties do i need ot set on the policy/media to use the tapes until t...

Resolved! Discovery of Backup Clients which are not configured for backup

Hi All Is there anyways to auto discover clients which are not configured for backup.For ex I am using Syamntec Netbackup to backup all the clients in my organization and it happens that a new client(a new server) was added to Data Center and it w...

vikas19 by Level 2
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