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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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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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unable to configure NDMP in netbackup

 I have given the correct username and password geneated by Netapp team, getting attached authentication error, am able to telnet the server, usr/openv/volmgr/bin (buadmin@backupserver)$ sudo ./tpautoconf -verify <nasfilername>This NDMP hostname does...

Resolved! Catalog restore error

Hello All, please i have an issue. i did an operating systems upgrade from windows 2008 to windows 2016, in the process the application broke (i had done a catalog backup prior to upgrade with DR file intact). After successfull upgrade, i re-initiate...


Apres que j'avais telecharger la version d'essaye de Veritas NetBackup , durant l'installation il ma demandé une license key, alors que c'est une version d'essaye. 

Resolved! NetBackup VM Backup

Hi,The backup of few VM servers are getting failed if the VMTools services are running on the server. The quiescing option is enabled for all the VM backups.  

netbackup restore file from vmware policy

hi all,ı can restore a file from vmware policy from windows server,but ı cant list a file from unix server for vmware policy,ı cant do that for unix server file level revocery for unix servers? just ı can do that for windows server?thansk for helping

sql db backup failing with error code2

Dearsi need yours help urgentlyour few sql db policies are failing with below error.none of the requested files were backed up even though netbackup id have full permission i restarted service multiple times and reconfigure script still same issueit ...

Netbackup Services

All,We are using Netbackup 773 Windows Master and Media server. When am stopping netbackup services i used to stop services on media servers first then finally i will bring down on Master server.After the maintenance activity, should start the netbac...

Resolved! Backup Archivelog using OIP

Hi,Good day. My archive logs are only backup when I run a full backup. This makes the backup time longer, which is affecting some batch jobs.I'm planning to schedule in between job using OIP to backup archive logs. When creating the policy, there is ...

netbackup upgradation from 7.1 to 8.0 on windows 2008 R2 64bit

Hi,i want to upgrade my netbackup server from 7.1 to 8.0 in windows 2008 64 bit.please help, what are preupgrade steps, what are risk involvei want to upgrade the OS as well from 2008 to 2012, what are best practice i need to follow to done this oper...

netbckp by Level 1
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NetBackup Sessions

We have received the following communication from Veritas - I felt that this was the right place to share.   Veritas will be introducing the NetBackup Sessions, a technical virtual series launching October 22 that gives our customers access to expert...

Marianne by Moderator
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Resolved! Configuring MSDP catalog Backup

Hello all,I'm in the midst of creating backup for MSDP catalog. I was inform that it is not covered in our daily catalog backup. I did found the guide for MSDP catalog backup but still confused.I also found there is a Backup policy named " SYMC_NBA_D...