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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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Duplication job won't cancel.

NBU 7.1 Have a duplication from SLP that keeps coming back.  I've tried various nbstutil commands (cancel, inactive, etc) from master and media.  Nothing fixes it.  Same problem occured in January.  Can't find the command I used then to kill it.  I'd...

Resolved! what platform is the best for NBU master?

All, We are currently using the HP-UX 11.31 IA64 as our NBU master platform. But we have heard Symantec is going to stop HP-UX support as master soon. We are thinking to move our master to Linux or even Windows 2008. What is your recommation accordin...

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Resolved! Problem doing a restore with a tape from another library.

Ok, so here is the situation. My envirironment is like this: 1 master server - 1 tape library 1 media server in a remote location - 1 tape library 1 media server in another remote location - 1 storage unit   Now, I took a tape from my media server an...

NetBackup VMware Snapshot fail due to SLES Proxy Settings

Good afternoon, I was wondering if someone could help me with this weird behavior, which is only partially related to NetBackup. NetBackup for VMware snapshots failed with status 40. They worked just fine the other day. Snapshots that would els...

trahn by Level 3
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Vault - Disk to Tape

Hi Guys. me again. I am backing up to disk. I am using vault to write from my disk backup to tape. Attached is the vault summary. It seems to me that vault is writing only 1 or 2 images to most of the tapes. The tapes are DLT 1.6 TB. I see that the i...

snawaz3 by Level 6
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Resolved! Unable to telnet from Master Server

Hi, I just installed one SAN Media server on platform (RHEL6.1) with nbu version 7.5. I upgrade it with patch . After done with the installation, I am able to ping and telnet using bpcd port to my master server. The problem is, I am not able ...

Resolved! BMR Restore Client

Hello All, I can not see "client configuration" (BMR client information) settings under bare metal restore client option. I had created a policy and enabled BMR, full backup got completed still there is no information added in  bare metal restore cli...

belse by Level 5
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Resolved! nbauditreport question

Hello, I use NetBackup EnterpriseServer on Oracle Enterprise Linux 6.3. I configured a linux user (joe). I added the rights of joe to auth.conf: joe ADMIN=ALL JBP=ALL I loged as joe and ran jnbSA and logged in. After I changed a policy status...

xid123 by Level 3
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VADP backup of NASDatastores

Please corrcet me if I am wrong, I understand that until now, VADP supports only FC and iSCSI for "SAN" transport. to backup NASDatastores one must use NBD or Hotadd transport. Is there a roadmap to support NFS mounted (on a 5220 Appliance) VADP ?

effiko by Level 4
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Resolved! How to check if the backup destination is a disk and not a tape

I'm having a trouble of determining which servers or I say policy that backup to disk. We're going to change the daily backup policy that is written on tape so that it will be written to disk.. we come up to this because if the tape library is down, ...

e_win by Level 4
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Resolved! Backup failing with error code 129. Very often

Hello Friends, Could you please let me know what is the other solution for error code (129) Increasing storage disk space everytime is not good. In our environment,I m new in Netbackup, I am facing this error code very often. File system gets filled ...

Resolved! NBDB logs cannot recreate

Help /usr/openv/db/log/server.log says: I. 03/10 06:20:53. Starting checkpoint of "BMRDB" (BMRDB.db) at Sun Mar 10 2013 06:20 I. 03/10 06:20:55. Finished checkpoint of "BMRDB" (BMRDB.db) at Sun Mar 10 2013 06:20 I. 03/10 06:30:36. Starting checkpoi...

e_win by Level 4
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Resolved! How to create a cluster mater server

Hi,    I have two windows  2008 server . I am planing to create a cluster master server can any one suggest me on what are the steps to be done from the scratch.                                                                   

Kushaal by Level 4
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Resolved! bpbkar waited xxxx times for empty buffer, delayed xxxx times

Hello, I am getting detailed report as below; and the network KB per second is down 3762 from original 42399. Any idea? 03/09/2013 03:00:00 - granted resource  DAILY1 03/09/2013 03:00:00 - granted resource  HP.ULTRIUM4-SCSI.000 03/09/2013 03:00:0...

unixlife by Level 4
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Resolved! Tape drives on media servers

I have addition 15 tape drives shared between 7 media servers to add to netbackup Zone is done between media and drives OS see tape drives Which is more effective to use config wizard to discover drives on my acs robot or adding tape drives manua...

SARA_8 by Level 4
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mix barcode labels

Hi Everyone,   Is it possible that, LTO4 and LTO5 barcode labels can be used in the same LTO4 Tape library in Netbackup ? For example: 000000L4 000031L5   sure the 1st 6 xter is unique. we were using the LTO4 barcode label but was exhausted and we co...

jadesina1 by Level 4
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Replication Director

I am looking to see if a core workflow of my backup environment can be configured in Replication Director. Environment components: Multiple Netapp filers (6280s OnTap 8.x in 7mode)One Netbackup master server (Windows 2003)Two Netbackup media servers ...

Backup process at 100%, No data backed up

Netbackup 7.5 is successfully running on all clients but on one server, it shows the process is at 100% but I do not find any data backed up. Back up complete within 2 mins of running with 100%. NM