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NetBackup 8.3 product videos

Continuing with the product videos initiative that was started with NetBackup 8.2, the NetBackup documentation team has come up with 3 new videos for 8.3 security features:NetBackup CA Migration External KMS support in NetBackup Configuring SSO in Ne...

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Marianne by Moderator
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Restore of catalog on DR server failing

The error while trying to retore on our freshly installer DR server while recovering the catalog is as follows:   Catalog recovery is in progress. Please wait... EXIT STATUS 2818: NBU-Catalog policy restore error ERR - Failed to execute command /us...

Resolved! Restore jobs automatically starts without any reasons

From some time, we noted that, a lot of restore starts automatically without any reason. in the "job datails" there isn't any information about "file list" or source.   Why these jobs automatically starts?   is it possible that is correlated to dag e...

dalek74 by Level 3
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Resolved! Error 225

Hi ,   Backups are failing for a windows client with error 225.   Master SUNOS NBU 7.0.1 Media SUNOS NBU 6.5.6 Client Win2k3 NBU 6.5   Connectivity is fine but backups are failing with EC225.   Job Details Status   Apr 15, 2013 4:56:22 PM - requestin...

nbu123 by Level 5
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Resolved! Robot not recognized

We have a master server with NBU 6.0 MP7 (master is acting as media server only). A few days back it got rebooted unexpectedly and after it came up the OS wasn't able to recognize the robot i.e. "IBM 03584L32 SCSI Changer Device" and the four drives ...

sabby by Level 4
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Resolved! Help in understanding db/images folder

Hi, I could do with some help in understanding the db/images folder and what is written in there and how/what tidies it up? I have been trawling round the net and this community and found a few articles with differing opinions so thought would try my...

Resolved! Migration of Backup Policies

Hi All, Can anyone tell me, whether it is possible to migrate policies from one master server to another master server. If yes, then what will be the procedure? Thanks in advance.

Resolved! VMware backup over backup LAN

Hello. I have got question regarding VMware virtual machine  backup via VMware policy type. We have dedicated backup NIC on ESX and central Netbackup server (Master, media, VMware proxy host server in one machine) - picture attached Connection to the...

lumir by Level 3
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Resolved! STS assessment or Netbackup Certification

Dear all ,     Can any one provide me with the difference between both the STS assessment for the partners and the exam of the certification ? I'm working in a partner and I want to know which is better for me or do I take both exams but even if I w...

Resolved! Not able to see the images in BAR gui for restore

Hello every1, When i try to see the images in BAR GUI for which i took backup. I am not able to see those images. When checked this images were compressed. I have one question here. When we search from BAR GUI for the images does it runs bpimage -dec...

SaurabhHeda by Level 4
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Resolved! Data Domain Advanced Disk Pools?

I have a need to implement GRT backups in an environment without SAN disk at present. It has a Data Domain and we are currently backing up the catalog to a NFS share on the Data Domain which Netbackup sees as Advanced Disk. Can I use this same kind o...

callmebruce by Level 3
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Resolved! NDMP Restore Problem : Netapp NDMP to VNX NDMP

Hi,   I am Getting error While NDMP restore Error: Error ndmpagent(pid=320) <Nas box name>: Cannot identify format. Source : Netapp NDMP data Destination : VNX box Master server : Window 2K8 NBU : Is it possible to restore Netapp data to EMC b...

JollyJ by Level 4
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Resolved! Shadow copy backup completed partially

Hello Team.   Client: Windows 2003, nbu verion 7.1 Shadow copy component completed partially. i tried 2-3 times but it always completed partially.   Please help, how to proceed..  

Resolved! Netbackup bare metal restore

Netbackup version: OS: windows 2008 R2 64bit Hello All, am planning to set up bare metal restore for my environment. i have read the manual, but am wondering if any one has done it and properly have a quick step by step to successfully achiev...

Dollypee by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup RAC Restore - error 59 access to client not allowed

I have been looking at many similar posts, checking my config, and still cannot seem to get this working. I have a config with a W2K8R2 Master server, a W2k8R2 media server and a 5220 Appliance.  I have added a number of Remote Admin Consoles to remo...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! SQL & Oracle backup size limits?

Hi everyone I'm getting dragged into a meeting next week about a issue maybe. I'm being told there having a issues backing up large DB's SQL & Oracle about 6TB size Is there a size limit that anyone knows of not sure the process there using yet to ...

Resolved! Restoring VMware Files and Folders with No Agents (Windows)

We have a pretty large environment and are now finally moving to doing VMware backups. We currently are using Windows 2008 R2, NetBackup In the past we had an agent on each server so it was easy for the different server admins to do their ow...

jmanini by Level 4
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Backup of numerous small sized files using NDMP

Environment details: We have a master server and 5 media servers. OS is Windows 2008 R2 and NB version is installed on these servers. The output of tpautoconf for an NDMP client is as shown: Connecting to host "edc-fs2" as user "edc-fs2"... ...

Advice for continuing and advancing my career

Hi all,   I was recently let go from a position and have been finding the job search very difficult.  Have been working with NetBackup since 5x up to 7.5 and worked with quite a few different aspects of it, but when I get to interviews I am told that...

Resolved! Clarification: NBU 7.5 Dedupe retentions

Hi all, Let’s say I have an SLP with the following config: Backup                 Dedupe STU       FIXED 9 weeks                 Duplication         OFFSITE_DATA_CENTER_DEDUPE_STU     FIXED 9 Weeks                                 Duplication         ...