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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! problem to restore a backup after harddrive replacement

Hello all, we use Netbackup in our company and last month my harddrive crashed and I got a new harddrive in my laptop. With the new harddrive I tried to restor my backup but unfortunately it was empty. Has somebody experience with restoring a backup ...

Resolved! netbackup Catalog email configuration

Please can someone provide any guide on how to configure the email for catalog. I have given an email ID in the catalog backup policy but that doesnt seem to be sending any DR file or email notification once successful. My master server is NBU applia...

anishC5 by Level 5
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BMR testing on Linux Machines

Hello all, Please let me know the compatability of Netbackup 7.0 with Redhat 5.5 machines. While creating boot image on boot server(Redhat Linux 5.5) I am getting below error message and its asking only Redhat 3/4/5 versions, not taking 5.5 version. ...

Vishnavi by Level 3
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Resolved! spad and spoold large data stream - no jobs running

After running cross site SLP optimised duplication jobs there is still a large data stream between the remote and central site between spad and spoold even though all jobs have completed.  Anyone know what would be causing this this? Thanks in advanc...

LouiseD by Level 4
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Resolved! bptestbpcd command failed

Hi, I got a problem with one of my AIX client. After install the client, I ran " bptestbpcd -client " on the master server it return with " bptestbpcd main: Function ConnectToBPCD(client name) failed: 24 socket write failed". What should I do next?...

tarmizi by Level 5
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HPUX client backup issue

HI Friends,                 In our environment, we have HPUX OS client [ OS -11.11] & that have Netbackup client version 6.5.6                 Master server netbackup version is 7.1 [ OS Solaris 10 ]                 Whenever we take backup of VxFS ba...

monu by Level 3
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Nbpemreq information

I'm attempting to use the nbpemreq command to validate policy changes I made today and changed the effective date to today.  I want to see if certain jobs will kick off Friday evening and Saturday evening.  I'm using the following command: nbpemreq -...

stanl10 by Level 2
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Resolved! nbrb

Hi folks what is the impact of command /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/nbrbutil -suspend on Netbackup master server. 1 Netbackup master server is in cluster, NBU services are in cluster group server handling 250 client servers, backups + duplicatio...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! how to reconfigure MSDP pool

Hi all.. had to reinstall a media server OS, and have some lingering issues.. I can communicate with the media server, can run back up jobs directly to tape, however, I continue to get the '2074 / disk pool down' error.. Tried changing the state to '...

Restoration issue error code 92

Hello,   I am facing below isse in restoration.   07/23/2013 00:35:13 - Error bptm (pid=1128) backup id HKJUMXMB103B_J_1262272404 is not a tar formatted image 07/23/2013 00:35:17 - Error bptm (pid=1128) The following files/folders were not restored:...

Resolved! Netbackup server Installation issue

Hi Techies,   we have recently installed the netbackup enterprise 7.5 version. The NB is often corrupts in that server, Networker is also running in the same server. we could see only the below process running in the server, NB Processes -----------...

Resolved! NBU configuration with NDMP Host

Hi All, I need one help for configuring my NAS device with NBU 7.5.  as I am new to NBU. I had installed NBU on RHEL-5, Linux machine, and trying to attache my NAS device to take backup via NDMP. While creating "Storage Unit" in NBU, I am no...

Configure media server to only backup specific clients?

Hi, More newbie questions  We are migrating backups to a new setup of Netbackup 7.5, Windows and Unix clients, on two sites with Data Domain storage. We have installed all large servers (>50gb data) as media servers with the DD Boost plugin to take a...

Resolved! After upgrade from to

I upgraded my master server last week and a weekly full backup ran over the weekend. I am seeing this message on the details page of the backups    info bpkar32(pid=4688) 251394 entries sent to bpdbm   There is a whole bunch of these msgs like this w...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup EOL

Hi, I have a query regarding Symantec Netbackup product family. Does anybody know when support services will be end for Symantec Netbackup 6.x?    

A_Dani by Level 2
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Resolved! DB offline backup is running slowly whn compare to Online backup

Hi Experts, I appreciate ur help/inputs on the below issue.   In our env we have one Oracle DB backup. Daily we will take full backup -Online-which it will complete in 5 to 6 hours. and we have scheduled a offline backup to it. It is taking much time...

sri_vani by Level 6
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EV Mail open Partition Backup

Hi Guys, Need your help and suggestions. I have a Enterprise Vault Server for mailbox archiving and we have recently configured the EV agent policy in NetBackup for intelligent backup. After start a full backup it will almost complete after 16 hours ...

Resolved! How to get services running/stopped

Hi I cant manage to find a way to get services running and stopped that you can see in the Activity Monitor in the Services tab.   bpps gives me processes but is there a command for the services? Would like to have the same list as the one there is i...

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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