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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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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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Resolved! Flash Backup Failing With Status Code 14

Hello, We have Netbackup 7.5 configured on a Win 2008 R2, 64 bit OS Server.  Flash Backup for a server with Win 2008 64 bit OS server has been failing for the past couple of days.  Please help with the steps to proceed further. Regards, Jecintha

Jecintha by Level 4
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Netbackup VMware - Exchange GRT Config

After much research on this one I am confused as to the exact requirements to backup Exchange 2007/2010 running on a Virtual Machine, with GRT, to a 52xx Appliance. I have a simple Exchange environment (single server running all roles) running on a W...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU 7.5 Client software for Solaris SPARC clients?

Dumb question - which NBU 7.5 client would I install on a Solaris SPARC client? And is it included with the other clients (NetBackup_7.5_CLIENTS) or is it mixed in with the SPARC server install files (NetBackup_7.5_Solaris_Sparc64.tar.gz)? Thanks, Wa...

Resolved! Remote client upgrade

I upgraded my master/media server win 2008 r2 from nbu to nbu I want to remotely upgrade all my clients to I run the client setup from my master server. When I add a client I get the attached error msg. Can somebody help me....

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! Need to import expired images from Disk

Netbackup Master server version  : 7.1 Os : Linux Redhat Disk Pool Name : Test_Disk_Pool Disk Type : AdvancedDisk Volume that disk pool created : E:\ on master server   Backup images has been expired on the disk pool and need to do import and recover...

Resolved! One Single Client refuses to complete backup

All of my backups are working, with the exception of one single client.  It is a virtual Solarwinds server.  Windows Server 2008R2.   Below is a summary of the errors.     Checked the status of this policy only.   Differential and Full Backups Fail R...

w_boggs by Level 3
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Resolved! Missing path

Deleted a VTL on our D2D and rebuilt it.  Trying to connect it to the existing drives on NetBackup.  I go in to add a tape drive and click browse.  No existing devices show up on any of my media servers.  What am I missing?

Resolved! change subject in blat

Hi,   I have configured BLAT and its working fine. My issue is that the subject line in mail dosent show my full server name   Eg; If my host name is  SERVERNAME111 After successful backup, In subject line it shows as " backup on SERVERNAME11 - 0"  P...

Arun_VC by Level 4
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Resolved! Can we query NetBackup DB after 7.5

Can we query NetBackup DB after 7.5? As per the new DB modifications, NetBackup has migrated from Sybase to MySQL, does that enable us to query the database with our simple SQL queries?

SVK46 by Level 2
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Hi Team, Is tape to tape restore possible apart from Duplication?   Thanks, Gopinath S

Gopi4sl by Level 4
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Resolved! bpbkar null test failed

Hi experts window server 2003 backup failure. bptestbpcd command shows successfull results. backup will start, connection successful, then it writes no data, seems client server cannot send data to netbackup device. vssadmin list writers vssadmin 1.1...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Resolved! Can Windows 7 be used as a Media Server?

Hi Everyone, I got a VM where Netbackup is installed. That VM is on OEL5. I was just wondering can I make my Win 7 64bit Laptop as a media server. I did that but when I click on property it comes up with an error: "Configuring Settings of the followi...

Resolved! Need information

How do I check what files have been backed up on a Tape using GUI or command line ?