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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 Level 6
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Resolved! Examples of how to use new_stream

I have a Windows 2008 R2 server with two drives (C & E) and a HP 2 drive MSL4048 library. I would like to backup up the E drive using both drives that are in the MSL4048 library to improve backup performance (reduce the time needed to back it up).  I...

BigMo by Level 3
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Resolved! Restoring Netbackup catalog

I deploy a new server of netbackup 7.5 and I need to import the catalog from the old server. The old server has netbackup 6.0 and has problems, so I can´t upgrade this machine to Netbackup 7.X Anyone know how can do it? I try to restore a backup of t...

ghernan by Not applicable
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Resolved! Check for BPSTART / BPEND notify script usage

Hi, I need to find a quick and efficient way of check if BPSTART / BPEND scripts are being utilized on any of our clients without logging onto every server and checking the Netbackup\bin directory. Hope you can help. Thanks Nick

nick80 by Level 4
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How to Import and Export Policy

Good Day All Hi, I wanted to know, is there any way to import complete job policy from one master server and export it to another master server. Is there any where either through Java Console or manually using command line.   Thanks

SQL Error RB operator denied mount request(906) , how i resolve

HELLO I got this error While taking SQL backups   4/3/2013 5:10:35 PM - requesting resource NetApp_Storage 4/3/2013 5:10:35 PM - requesting resource master server.NBU_CLIENT.MAXJOBS.client 4/3/2013 5:10:35 PM - requesting resource master server.NBU_P...

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Problems restoring vSphere 5.1 machines

Hi all, this is our environment:   Master and backup Host: Windows 2008 R2    vSphere version: 5.1    Netbackup version:   Vmware clients OS: windows 2008 R2 and RHEL   Policy type : FlashBackup-Windows using SAN transport and the backup Host...

NBdmecha by Level 4
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CIFS and Include/Exclude-Behaviour of Netbackup

Hi to everyone Our environement is Solaris Sparc 64bit with Netbackup 7.0.1 on SunOS 5.0 (Solaris 10)  with a Windows 2003  x86 Standard Proxy as Man in the Middle to a VNC/CIFS-Disk-Platform There exists two Policies each with two Shedules : 1th  Fu...

Resolved! Migration from different backup tool to Netback

Hi All, I was confused about how to mange old backup tape? We consolidated our 10 small dc to one dc. Old DC Backup tool - backup exec, netbackup, arch serv. NewDC backup tool - Netbackup 7.5 So my concern - as old DC will be decommission soon,...

jadlip by Level 3
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Resolved! Ask the Netbackup Search

Hi All.. Can netbackup search displays information about barcode from tape that is used from the file I'm looking for ? because until now, i cannot look it..   Any Idea for this case. Thanks.

iksaxs by Level 3
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Resolved! Snapshot Error Encountered(156)

We have a netbackup 6.5 and recently, I notice there are lots of backup failure for 1 of our servers. From the job details, it show a snapshot error(156). Below is the job details. Based on the job detail, what could be the possible cause of this pro...

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...