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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! Database backup

I run NBU 7.1 I created sql script file .bch which backup msSql and trancute log Located in ....\netbackup\DbExt\MsSql\file.bch Question: 1. If file system backup policy 'All local drive backup' running, will Sql data also backup and truncate log...

iaw by Level 5
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Resolved! MSEO CPU impact?

Hey all, I am currently looking into Media Server Encryption Option (MSEO) for our media servers and I am finding it difficult to find ample documentation related to its impact on hardware.  Particularly, CPU performance has me concerned and all docu...

Resolved! Inserting Tapes Manually

I'm trying to script in Perl using the command "vmupdate." Sometimes we have tapes that get ejected from a vault mixed with tapes that were going to be inserted as scratch on our Tape Library. The problem we get is if we run "vmupdate" using the flag...

_tron_ by Level 2
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Resolved! Catalog backups, options other than to tapes.

All: What are the options other than taking catalog backups to tapes. I was able to take catalog backups to an NFS mount from a NetApp filer but did not try restores. Anybody tried these Catalog restores from NetApp filers.. I am just trying to find ...

nairaj by Level 3
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Resolved! Need suggestion on encrypting tapes

Hi All,   Our environment is Netbackup 7.1 on Solaris 10 , connected to SL library [ TD 4 drives ] through NDMP host    we have got a scenario of encrypting 500 non-encrypted tapes before shipping to offsite.    On some research found some options......

Resolved! Vault tapes capacity

Suddenly one site using more tapes for offsite vaulting.  Checking KB counts on "full" LTO4 media show just 500Gb on new tapes vs 800Gb or more with older tapes.  I was beginning to think we got a batch of bad tapes but find Full tapes from regular b...

Resolved! Tape restore problem...

I'm in the process of decommissioning an old NetBackup server.  Several media servers have been decommissioned already.  The master server is Server 2008, NetBackup 7.0.1, and currently has only a stand-alone LTO5 tape connected.  Previously, there w...

netbackup 7.5 java admin console with custom ad user right

Current i have upgraded my nbu 6.5 to 7.5 and upgrade Java windows admin console to 7.5 . But after the upgrade im giving the login error from workstation which previous i can login as ad user with customize right from the auth.conf. Error message fr...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup Full backups missing

Hi, Our Netbackup environment is large with 4 master servers and 1500 clients. We are seeing discrepencies in the backup jobs. Mostly we are concerned about the weekly and monthly full backups. We do daily health checks manually through activity moni...

How backup data in to desired set of Tapes ?

Hi All,   I Need to configure NDMP to backup my 2.4TB Netapp Volume to tapes we are using LTO-4 which means i will be need of 3 tapes to backup the data  , Now the thing is I want to have 3 set of tapes where 2 will be going to offsite one will be si...

Resolved! unable to backup a mount point

Hi Folks red hat linux 2.6 server has huge amount of data on a mount point. size is 1TB , used : 300 GB files 10 million. file system in mount point ext3. backup runs for around 94 hrs then completes. we cannot afford keep a backup running for such a...

rookie11 by Moderator
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Default Values for Symantec Net Backup Buffers

Hi all, My organization has a symantec Net Backup that was recently upgraded to Our backup method is D2D2Tape (disk staging).  We are experiencing some slow performence in backing up to disk and we fealt that modifying the following ...

Simsum by Level 3
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Resolved! Learning NetBackup

I am new with NetBackup and have started with version 7.5 I wanted some tips from where should I initially start my learning I have downloaded the guides but its in way to detail and giving me confusions frequently. Any help will be appreciated. Rega...

How de-duplication feature works with Databases

Dear Experts I am new with NetBackup and have started my learnings with version 7.5 I was going through the concept of de-duplication feature I have an idea of what de-duplication does but I am confuse with how it will treat database such as for SQL ...

How to check .exe files are getting Backed up

HI All ,   While taking the backup of Windows 2008 server having SQL services installed on it we are receiving the below error message from bpbkar logs :   10:26:44.047 AM: [2444.7892] <4> tar_base::V_vTarMsgW: INF - tar message received from dos_bac...

RohitNayal by Level 5
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Resolved! Master Server performance problem

Hello! need some help to understand a performance problem on my Master Server. My Master Server manages more than 350k bacukp images and more than 1000 clients. root@michelangelo # /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpimagelist -idonly -d "01/01/1970...

cimo by Level 4
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Resolved! Installation Error

Hello All, For Test/Practise purpose, when I try to install the NBU 7.1 or 7.5 version of software on my Suse Linux VM machine to configure as a master/media server, The reason am worrying about this OS , after a long struggle I have emulated the mhV...