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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 Level 6
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Resolved! media write error on RMAN backup

Im having an weird issue with a oracle backup (RMAN), whick always fails with error 84, It doesnt matter in which drive backup be running, always fails,, i doubt it could be a problem related to drives, since they were recently replaced, and also the...

Irys by Level 4
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Resolved! scan

[root]$ cat /proc/scsi/scsi Attached devices: Host: scsi0 Channel: 00 Id: 06 Lun: 00   Vendor: CERTANCE Model: ULTRIUM 2        Rev: 1000   Type:   Sequential-Access                ANSI SCSI revision: 03 Host: scsi0 Channel: 00 Id: 06 Lun: 01   Vendo...

noazara by Level 6
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Resolved! bprestore

 ]$ sudo ./bprestore -R /tmp/rename -C duster1  -D duster1  -s 06/25/2013 00:00:00 -e 06/27/2013 23:00:00 -f  /tmp/filelist   []$ cat /tmp/rename change /usr/openv/netbackup/vault/sessions/Eject_Monday/sid90  to /tmp/restore.txt       []$ cat /tmp/fi...

noazara by Level 6
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Resolved! How to delete backups successfully that are 5 years old.

NBU Version: Master Svr:  Solaris Meida Svr 1:  Red Hat Linux Media Svr 2:  Red Hat Linux Data Domain  DD690   I found some old backups that I want to delete but want to ensure that I do it properly. After running this command I found one cl...

Error Code 10:Allocation failed.

Hi All, Getting error code 10 allocation failed. Checked the memory utilization and ensured the memory is not fully utilized. Detailed status 06/27/2013 00:46:06 - begin Restore 06/27/2013 00:46:10 - end Restore; elapsed time 0:00:04 allocation fai...

Need help/ideas designing new Netbackup server implementation.

Our current NB server is running:  Server 2003 SP2 4 CPU Core NB 4GB of ram   6.2TB of disk storage Robotic tape library with 2 drives 2 GB Nic Cards We have a mixed bag of physical and VMware hosted virtual servers and our Netbackup server d...

Pushing NetBackup Client on Windows server 2008

Hi all,    Pushing the update of netbackup client  to Windows server 2008 clients, the remote installation fails with the following message "Unsuccessful Symantec NetBackup Client Install". I was able to update the NetBackup client on Win2003 servers...

mmeeggaann by Level 5
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Downside of Policy type Standard rather than MS-Windows

I have some windows servers that I just can't get a clean backup using policy type MS-Windows.  I always end up with some sort of snapshot error - usually 156.  And I can spend hours per week working on troubleshooting them. If I change to policy typ...

sclind by Level 6
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Resolved! Netbackup AIR and Licensing

We have recently purchased the Netbackup data protection optimization option which gives us dedup and replication. We want to use the AIR feature for off-site replication but we need Storage Lifecycle Policies (SLP) for that. I've read different post...

Resolved! SAP Backup Failed - error 12 - Keep Alive & Lock File in LOG

Hello   I hope my title had enough keywords - here's the issue:   Windows Server 2003 x64 NBU 7.1 SAP Backups .UTL file has the correct directories for SAP backups Backup begins at 10pm and crashes after 4, 5 or 6 hours (usual full backup is 6-ish ho...

Change journal support

I was browsing through the knowledge base and came across change journal support. Fro what I gathered this works only for incremental backups. I have an on going issue with my full backups of my file server which is taking 5 five days to complete. Wo...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! getting 46 error while trying to open host properties

Backup is failing with 23 and 59 errors..   Below is the bpcd client log 05:26:55.743 [11136.9680] <2> bpcd main: offset to GMT 21600 05:26:55.743 [11136.9680] <2> bpcd main: Got socket for input 400 05:26:55.743 [11136.9680] <2> logconnections: BP...

sri_vani by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU 7.5 on Windows 2012 Server

Hi All, I've got a question about NBU support for Windows Server 2012. I'm trying to install 7.5GA as NBU client on a 2012 server but the installation routine fails towards the end. From what i've understood so far 7.5GA isn't supported and that bein...

C:\ drive overwrite restore end with incomplete

Hello     Master Server  : Windows 2003 Client : Windows 2003 I am restoring C: drive with overwrite option but at the final stage it ending with incomplete. connectivity is fine, client connect timeout set 1800, data size to be restored 10gb. Restor...

Resolved! BMR Restoration on Solaris 10 machines

Hello all, I have started BMR restoration on solaris 10 sparc machines by media boot method, but its failing with below error, Starting Bare Metal Restore... Enter the client's name : bmr2 Enter the NetBackup master server name [dev-backupsrv] : E...

Vishnavi by Level 3
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Netbackup - Live Update

Hi all, Can any one help me out with "What is Netbackup Live Update..??", I understand this is from NB 7.1, what is the purpose of this.?? and how to use it efficiently.???   Thanks and Regards, .Jayaram Balasubramanian.