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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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Cumulative Job taking a long time

Hi all, Never had an issue like this.. My weekend full backup completed fine so last nights cumulative-incremental should only take an hour or so yet for some reason the job is estimated to be 50% the size of the full backup. Something isn't right as...

WOFB Hang Issue

Environment : WIndows 2008 R2 64 bit  NB: Netbackup We are using above configuration for netbackup and the problem is for some of the windows server i was using WOFB enabled for taking backup in and after upgrading in it was n...

Yuvi by Level 5
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Resolved! netbackup patch upgradation

hi all,   we are going for patch upgradation from 7.5 to the server is running in solaris 10. and the clients are running in solaris as well as linux could you please give me the tar file for server as well as clients. do we have different cl...

Replication Director Question

Hi, We have Netapp in our environment presenting both Block (FC) and File (CIFS) to hosts. Currently looking at NBU to manage our Snapvault/Snapmirror snapshots. I understand only CIFS/NFS is supported. Can someone explain why on CIFS/NFS? When will ...

configure NDMP tape drive paths

Hi   i have to add 4 tape drives to new nas device [ isilon - backup accelarator ] so i zone those 4 drives to both media server and isilon i don't want to dedicate those 4 to nas so how can i add extra path to this nas device. i complete the discove...

Raju_la by Level 5
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Resolved! NDMP restore failed from path UNKNOWN

Is it possible to restore NDMP into a different volume on a NetApp?  For example I'm trying to do the following on our NetApp: Backed Up: /vol/someVol/.snapshot/hourly.0/directoryRestored Restore To: /vol/someOtherVol/directoryRestored And during the...

NetBackup Master Server high CPU while Media Servers idle

We have a NetBackup environment consisting of 1 master server and 4 media servers.  We back up approximately 12 Exchange servers, 6 SQL servers, a few file servers, and about 200 VMware VMs.  Our full backups usually kick off on the weekends....

calvintong by Not applicable
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Resolved! Down drive

Netbackup version: 7.x OS: win server 2003 Two drives went down in my environment and all effort to up the drives flag an error "unable to up selected drive: , unknow drive name (297) Please see attachment. I need help.  

Dollypee by Moderator
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NDMP backup stops xferring data

A bit odd this one, hopefully the forum will lead somewhere good. I had data on filer X, mirrored to filer Y ( 30 miles away from X and from the master, a Sol10  box). I then implemented a new media server under Windows alongside filer Y, with two nd...

Resolved! bpclient command

Hi experts i got a master server consist of 1500 clients. next week we have a power down\power up maintainence which will go for 4 hrs approx. during this time i need to make 400 clients offline. i know to use : bpclient -client CLIENT NAME -update -...

rookie11 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...