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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! Netbackup slow SQL jobs

We are running Netbackup backing up SQL VMs to a Datadomain. We are experiencing slow speeds with the SQL database and trans log jobs.  We basically have 2 types of SQL servers; ones with a bunch (110) small databases, and others with a few, ...

Resolved! Creating Disk Pool with Amazon S3

Has anyone had any success getting S3 buckets configured with NetBackup 7.5 for cloud backup?  When I run through the Disk Pool Config it allows me to "Add New Volume" successfully, but then displays NOTHING in the "Select volumes" pane.  I am logged...

elanmbx by Level 6
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Create Snapshot failed

Hello all, I'm getting the following error: I'm a newbie at NetBackup, anyone can help me on this one ?

r3v0ke by Level 4
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can someone explain tpautoconf output

Hi community, can someone explain this tpautoconf -report_disc output: These are two libraries with 10 drives each. TLD(0) TLD(1) Server1:   =========== Missing Device or no local control path (Robot) ===========  Defined as robotic TLD(0)  Inquiry =...

Netbackup error with Enterprise Vault Partiton

Hello everyone, I'm getting the following error when I try to backup an open vault partition: The following are possible causes of this status code: * An error related to the Enterprise Vault Agent. The following errors can result in a status code 1...

r3v0ke by Level 4
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Enterprise Vault Error

Hello everyone, I don't know if this post should be at Enterprise Vault or Netbackup Forum, but since the error is a NetBackup error, I guess it is here. I'm getting the following error when I try to backup an open vault partition: The following are ...

r3v0ke by Level 4
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Issue restoring a large number of files

Hi all I Have a problem with restoring about 9000 files, all files are located on the same tape. My Environment: Windows Server 2003 Std Sp2 4Gb Ram Netbackup 6.5.3 Tape Library IBM System Storage TS3100 - product id 3573-TL - firmware A.60 / 3.10e A...

How does Netbackup work with Sharepoint

RHEL v6x Master Server NBU v7.1.0.4, Win2008 R2 Std Media servers also v7.1.0.4, Sharepoint 2007 and 2010 farms I was asked some Sharepoint Policy questions that I could not answer with much detail.  I have read and studied the Sharepoint Policy conf...

trs06 by Level 5
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Hello House,   I am implementing VMWARE backup on netbackup solaris 10 matsre server and media servers,linux media server and windows media servers. I have tape storage unit and data domain VTL storage unit in my environment ,no disks like ba...

Kinglsy by Level 4
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Find FT server WWN a job is using

Hi Gurus We have a Netbackup FT server that keeps downing ports (this issue is separate, but whenever we stop|start nbftsrv the ports are all up but as soon as a backup runs 2 of the 4 ports are downed from Netbackup FT). Anyway, I would like to know...

Chris_W by Level 4
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SAP redo log backups failing with error code :- 6.

  ob Detail Status :- ========================================================================== 04/17/2013 02:13:18 - requesting resource csbkpms1-hcart3-robot-tld-0   04/17/2013 02:13:18 - requesting resource chev1bkp2.NBU_CLIENT.MAXJOBS.cssapd12 0...

Resolved! How to share SL8500 tape library among two Master servers.

Hi All, We have SL8500 tape library utilised by NBU Domain (7.1) and we want to add one more NBU domain (7.5) and utilise same library. However we wont be sharing the drives and media between two domains by adding new drives/media for new NBU domain....

Bshet by Level 3
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Resolved! Job Retrieval Issue...

  Environment : WIndows 2008 R2 64 bit  NB: Netbackup Issue :  We have a unix client on that a mount point is backing up regularily. And that point is accessed by the users frequently by uploading and dowloading the datas.. In this case when ...

Yuvi by Level 5
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Netbackup 7.6

Hi All,   I hear Symantec already released NBU 7.6 beta, anyone know where can I get document about it? My current version is, we have plan to upgrade to 7.6 to end of this year. Thanks.

T_N by Level 6
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Resolved! Handshake failed

Hello guys, I'm new to Netbakup, and actually I just need to use it for Enterprise Vault backup. I'm getting an error code 26, that says that the handshake failed.I've already tried this KB

r3v0ke by Level 4
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Exchange GRT restore - no mailboxes viewable

I have configured and successfully ran a GRT policy on our Exchange DAG, but when I do a restore, all I can drill down to is the databases.  I can not see individual mailboxes or messages. Am I missing something?  I am running NetBackup 7.5 and Excha...

Slow NDMP Restore Speeds

Is an NDMP restore speed of 11577 KB/s from an LTO4 tape normal?  We perform NDMP backups utilizing the same tape drive / source volume and acheive 75812 KB/s write speeds. Here is  the log from the restore job in Activity Monitor: 04/15/2013 16:41:2...