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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! about 7.6 beta test

Hi everybody, I want to backup SQL Server 2012 which is installed on the Server 2012. Therefore, we will try 7.6 beta. I will set up a test environment. Can i configure a windows master server as a media server at the same time? I dont want to use to...

Resolved! how to have good searchs on symantec support site

I tried several searches today to find out details about netbackup's support for microsoft's exchange 2013 sp3 software. I tried exchange 2013 exchange2013 exchange +2013 exchange +2013 +sp3 exchange sp3   In all case I had pages of output that inclu...

Resolved! Disk pool creation!!

  Do i need license to create disk pool?   What feature does this support…? Please suggest something about PURE and Advance disk. How to implement this? What is more beneficial for small backups?         Ankit  

Resolved! help with permissions on backups written to disk

Folks,   I have my linux netbackup master/media server backing up to disk.  The disk location is backupserver:/data/backup_images/   currently the backup images and info files get written as      -rw-------  1 root root        8192 Apr  3 10:04 host1...

lndbrusr by Level 2
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Resolved! OST and storage server creation

Hi, Im trying to create an OST disk pool and although the storage server is created successfully with the following command: nbdevconfig -creatests -storage_server <datadomain_name> -stype DataDomain -media_server <media_server_name> but it fails whe...

Setting up SnapShot Policy

I am trying to setup a snapshot backup policy for a directory on a file server and am getting the attached error message. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Agent Install Linux

I was able to successfully install the Linux 7.5 Agent on a Client with no issues. I have downloaded the patch and attempting to untar the file and install it but not working. I ran the MD5 utility and the values match onf the 3 files as well...

Resolved! all the jobs getting error 196, after a long waiting ,

  netbackup win 2008 r2     4/3/2013 4:00:00 PM - requesting resource master server  NBU_CLIENT.MAXJOBS.server 4/3/2013 4:00:00 PM - requesting resource master server NBU_POLICY.MAXJOBS.policy client backup was not attempted because backup wi...

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Resolved! Netbackup 7.1 VM Restore Issue

Hello, I use Netbackup 7.1 software to backup vmware environment. I don't have any issues to backup/restore machines by vcenter but when i try to use alternative location during restore and pick one of ESX nodes (which is a part of cluster and is man...

Installing Quantum Scalar i40 on Redhat Linux

I have recently received a Quantum Scalar i40 tape library and I’m trying to get it to work with Netbackup 7.5.   I have connected the tape library to a media server (Redhat Linux) via a SAS cable and I can see a tape drive, but I am unable to see th...

Resolved! VM client selection on Policy

Master and Media server     NetBackup 7          Windows 2008   When doing selection of VM client under Policy, only see VCentre name BUT no clients. Credentials set and correct. VCentre and ESX hosts added to hosts files Display/setup file attached.

Willie_SA by Level 6
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Resolved! Please Help - tape capacity

Please help: in my symentec netbackup media sometime showing full so early.for example: 2114541984 showing full and sometimes 3110560576 showing full.why like this my admin ask me why such a change in your tape media. full so early means i have t...

Moinul by Level 2
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How to backup RDM on ESXI 4.1

Anyone can share your experience ?   I want to use Disk Storage Unit copy the data to its another San Lun (That assigned from data store). Then, we zone that Lun to a backup server and using it backup to VTL. However, this method cannot pass the poli...

Resolved! SLP on Data Domain - Image retention

Hi Team,   We have backed up DB data on Data Domain with SLP one month retention. There is issue with DB's now and DBA team requesting us to increase retention 60 days. How to increase the retention of image ( backup id) 60 days when SLP configured a...

Baski by Level 5
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Resolved! Exchange DAG

I hvae to start backup of Exchange 2010 with the use of DAG.which having two active node.   Please suggest how to connect Exchange server to Master and Media server.This is new client...   Master- 2003 Window(  

Resolved! Opscenter 7.5 AT service down

Hi All,   I open a case to Symantec and I did the recommendations base on the technote that Symantec support provided to be able to up the AT service. I encountered an error in the second command. Configured A...

Vmware backup

Could any one suggest me the exact docs for configure netbackup 7.5 in vmware clients

Resolved! Windows client fails with Status 50 error

I have a Windows client that had been backing up without issue until very recently, when it started getting persistent failures (status 50). Environment is as follows: Master: NBU on Solaris SunOS 5.10 Media: NBU on Solaris SunOS 5.10...

Resolved! Exchange backup with GRT, issue

Hi, I need help, we upgraded Netbackup version 7.1 to, few weeks back, today, we have restore request for some mails from user, so we try to select user account to do individual mails restore, but while click user name in console, its process...

NBU_13 by Level 6
Accredited Certified
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Slow duplication of Exchange DAG backup images to tape.

We use netbackup vault jobs to create the second copy of our backup images. The vault duplication jobs for the windows and unix clients gives us around 250Gb/hr to LTO4 tapes but at the same time it only gives 25-50Gb/hr for the Exchange DAG images. ...

nairaj by Level 3
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