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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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Change master server role to media server.

Hi guys,I had a 2008 windows server with both roles master/media called server1. I perform a disaster recovery operation so my new master is still server1 but in another hardware. The original server1 now called server2 and is only a media server (un...

AndresV by Level 6
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bpplclients -allunique command includes vxupdate clients?

So, I use the bpplclients -allunique -noheader command to get a list of all clients on my backup domain to perform an audit. There have been a few clients I would manually rename or do some other change but never got anything extra in the list. Howev...

X2 by Moderator
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Elias AbuGhazaleh | @EliasADirector of Customer Engagement BiographyElias has been working on data protection since 1991 and is currently the Employee Resource Group Champion, Customer & Partner Engagement Program Lead, and Heathrow, Florida Site Le...

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Richelle by Community Manager
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Resolved! how to use tape drives with VMWARE/Hyper-V guest running Redhat OS

Hi,we are planning a solution with netbackup 8.2, Rhel 7or 8, running on VMware/Hyper-V.Client want media server to run on VM and use tape library to it. Is it now possible with NetBackup. ?I saw it is possible with Backup exec.Please suggest.

NBU35 by Level 6
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Resolved! exchange granular restore may not work

Hi everybody,Here is what I have done to solve this issue, but still doesn't work.1- I have Installed NFS on my Media Server.2- I have Installed NFS on Exchange 2013 (no DAG is configured)3-  Security department has temporally stopped the firewall ru...


Resolved! MSDP Sizing and LUN Allocation Advice needed

We have New Media Server, I need to create a MSDP pool inorder to Duplicate some of our Backup's from other Media Server.From Storage i can create Small lun's of capacity (5-10 TB) each, Our Requirement for MSDP is around 40 TB, All i need to do is t...

Jas262 by Level 3
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Resolved! Error 636, multiple attempts and extra images

Seeing some backups with multiple attempts, failing with error 636, then retrying and completeing successfully. All are VM backups with accelerator - here is the weird bit. The initial backups create a catalog image and are also processed by SLP. Thi...

Genericus by Moderator
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Resolved! problem tape drive , control = TLD , Ready = NO

I have a NetBackup 7.7.1 master server with a tape library that has 4 tape drives. From the NetBackup Console I see 3 tape drives are active and 3 is ready and has a tape in, the other one drive is NO ready and Control=TLD. There're a couple of backu...

prot1 by Level 3
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Join us for our Hey, AVA session to Ask Veritas Anything

Led by a panel of Veritas subject matter experts, our upcoming Hey, AVA session on VOX will provide you the opportunity to Ask Veritas Anything. The Hey, AVA session will take place between 9:00 a.m. PDT on October 22nd and 5:00 p.m. PDT on October 3...

Richelle by Community Manager
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2 tape drives and I do not seem to get proper writing speed

Okay thank you, I have 2 tape drives and I do not seem to get proper writing speed (1:1 backup advanceddisk to tapes lto5) 120MB/sec, this is what speeds are, this is linux appliance, can you please advise ? [24787] <4> write_backup: successfully wro...

Rogue entries bpjobd (frames received on socket)

Hi VOX,.I get the below reported by the appliance while it writes duplications to tapes (LTO5), can you please advise me with more details regarding this as I think it may indicate an issue?I have already had a look and can not find anything like thi...

Some Tapes not getting utlised on certain volume pools

Hello,Am really new in netbackup, we are currently running verita netbackup on redhat 6.5, with LTO3 tapes, over time have made an  obsevertion in some volume pools:Active  media status not getting full for over a year, yet when a new tapes are utili...

Ejustin by Level 3
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Resize xfs FS /mnt/netbackup/msdp on media server

Hi,Storage team 5 years ago, assigned 5 LUN for /mnt/netbackup/msdp on media server (Not Appliance). Linux Sys admin created volume group and xfs for this. Now the Storage team with sys admin want delete 1 LUN and resize the FS.Linux Admin added info...

Resolved! backup fail with status 13

hello guys, I have a problem with a backup of a server operating system. "file read failed (13)" This backup is configured to copy C, D, and System State. However the system state backup is configured not to run on the incremental differential sc...

danguss by Level 4
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Nbars, nbjm and nbdisco folder size growing

Hil all, I'm using Netbackup 8.0. Logs files are growing more and more. I have changed the DebugLevel to 1 instead of 6. I have set the logging level of the process to Minimum loging.But it does not resolve the problem. Should I reboot the server aft...

Imendh1 by Level 2
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