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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! Foreign_media type in nbemmcmd -listhosts

I having this problem after upgrade 6.5.5 to . I found that there are some duplicate entry in my nbemmcmd when i do a -listhosts. There are total of 3 entry with this . 2 are the media server hostname and one are the NDMP host. It is safe to ...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.5 and VDI

Hello, One of our customer has 2 TB capacity edition, Now they need to include five physical servers hosted (Microsoft  Hyper-V VDI) the size of thess servers around 7 TB. Now should they purchase another 7 TB licesnse or they can Mix the traditional...

Resolved! Backup missed to start as per schedule.

Hi, This weekend important offline backup did not started as per schedule, so we initiated manually. What was the reason for this? Please give your inputs on this. Backup schedule through NBU only. Let me know if you need more information. -Chan-

Resolved! Error 1 Partially successfull

Hi, Master : Win 2008 Cleint : AIX 6.1 TL7 SP3 OS backup completing with error 1 partiall successfull. bpbkar log: 18:00:18.201 [13893666] <16> bpbkar read_and_sort_dir_entries: ERR - Cannot lstat migtool. Errno = 52: Missing file or filesystem 18:0...

How restore an encrypted backup from an external client and tape

Hi. We need to restore a backup executed in an external Veritas Enterprise Server 6.5.5 platform,in our platform (with the same version of Veritas). This backup was encrypted and the tape used is valid for our backup robot (and LTO-3 tape). The backu...

mramos by Level 2
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Resolved! multiple copies

  I have a basic question in my mind, and need you to help me out.   I wanted to make two copies of the backup as show in the screenshot above. I have one STU and 4 drives in the tape library. My questions are following: 1. when making two copies,...

nbmagic by Level 4
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Resolved! NB Status 41

Hi all, I am facing a netbackup status code 41. As of now, I checked the connectivity such a s ping, telnet...all working fine. If it is related to CLIENT_READ_TIMEOUT, I wil try increasing this. Please advise.     Thanks and Regards, .Jayaram Balasu...

Resolved! Oracle backup failure

Hi, I had same problem as in , file system backups work fine and oracle backups fail.Netbackup version and oracle on RHEL. I tried 1)Increasing ...

bpstart_notify returned 5

Hi All, Lately one of my offline backup policies got error 73. Here's the log from bpbkar:   05:02:54.243 [24104] **LOCALE ERROR** locale <en_US.ISO8859-1> not found in file </usr/openv/msg/.conf> 05:02:54.244 [24104] <4> bpbkar main: real locales </...

sheriff_e47 by Level 5
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Open storage(DataDomain)host name change

Hi All,   I have a backup setup with Netbackup 7.0.1 and DataDomain connected to it. It has been configured as Openstorage storage server. Backups are being taken to DD through OST  plugin. now i have a requirement to change my DataDomain's hostname ...

Resolved! server groups

Hi Folks,     I am creating server group for this media sharing.When I am creating the group,I am getting 3 option in server gp type. 1.Media sharing 2.NOM 3.Alternate restore   What is this NOM and alternate restore for?

noazara by VIP
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Pls give me brief of bp.conf file. If modified in bp.conf file, what will do?    Q1 First entry should be reservered for master server.   # more /usr/openv/netbackup/bp.conf SERVER = SERVER = nbumaster SERVER = nbumedia01 SERVER ...

Restore Failed

Hello Team. Master server NBU version: Master OS : linux client NBU version: 7.1 client OS version: windows 2003 This is a full os restore We create one DR master server and Three windows client server. I did netbackup catalog recovery that w...

Resolved! Install Symantec Netbackup 7.0.1 Client On Windows 2008 R2

Hi, i have Problem when i trying to Install Symantec Netbackup 7.0 Client on windows 2008 R2 *used Run As Administrator . *this server have Failover Cluster Service Installed .     the Error can shown as the Following:- NetBackup 7.0 Windows installa...

Backup for SAN client is failing with Error #11: system call failed

Master server : Win2K8 NBU : FT Media server : Solaris 10  NBU : SAN Client : Linux  2.6.9-103.ELsmp NBU :6.5.5 Since I have upgraded my master and Media servers to my FT backup has stopped working.   I ran below cammand from my...

JollyJ by Level 4
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Resolved! Restore failed

Hi every one. Today i had restore a data present on tape. It failed with below error .Kindly help me on how to resolved the issue. 6/29/2013 12:59:30 PM - begin Restore 6/29/2013 12:59:33 PM - media LM2089 required 6/29/2013 12:59:33 PM - restoring i...

Kushaal by Level 4
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Resolved! NDMP Restore job failing with Error code 2826

Hi, Please help me with a solution to get over of a solution on restore failure code 2826. 6/28/2013 20:59:26 - begin Restore 06/28/2013 20:59:41 - number of images required: 1 06/28/2013 20:59:41 - media needed: B***** 06/28/2013 20:59:41 -...