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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! Image Format: Undefined

Could someone explain what the above means and how it affects restores? I am using Netbackup 7.5 on Solaris 10. Using the Java console to perform my admin activities. In Backup, Archive, and Restore I have a window with 3 tabs, one of whci is titled ...

danhatt by Level 4
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Resolved! Full backup failure script

Hi   I would like  to get email alerts for any  full backups that fail. Also I would like to get an email for all backup jobs that fail with a netbackup code 25 or 58.  Can this be accomplished using a script? If so does anyone have an example of thi...

Resolved! mixture of LTO4 and LTO5 drive for HP MSL 6000

Currently i have customer configured with 2 LTO4 and found that the weekly backup talk days to complete . Due to the restriction of the tape drives . Intended to advise customer to purchase another 2 x LTO5 drives to be configured on the exisitng lib...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Sharepoint 2012 with MS SQL 2012 on Hyper-V 2012

It is possible to configure Hyper-V 2012 server as Enteprise Client ( San Media ) and backup Sharepoint Farm ( Consider of MS SQL and Sharepoint )via FC ? Is Virtual HBA on Hyper-V supported Tape Drives devices to backup direct to Library via FC?

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! Road Map for Hyper-V 2012 ( Core )

It is possible to configure Enterprise Client on Windows Hyper-V 2012 ( Core Server) and Clustered with more than 3 nodes. As i have customer already started deployment and want to know the roadmap for this configuration to backup via fiber . Most of...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! GPT Support in NetBackup 7.5 ???Update?

Hello,   does NetBackup 7.5 actually support GPT Partitions in virtualized Guestmachines for File-Level Restore? I´m a little bit confused of this document: .   I thought that ...

Lanfer by Level 2
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Restoring an Alternative Copy of an Oracle Backup

Hi, I am trying to restore an Oracle database however I don't want to restore the primary copy I found an article and added the ALT_RESTORE_COPY_NUMBER file in /usr/openv/netbackup on the Masterserver. This file contains only the number 4 which is th...

Auda_SD by Level 2
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Media ID Need To Track from Reporting Tool

Dear Experts,   Do we have any option to track media ID of the duplicated backup images(COPY2) from Opscenter/ Veritas Backup Reporter. The Duplicated backup images are already expired from Netbackup catalog. However the Reporting tool is configured ...

ManuKM1 by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup not seeing Images in volume in AdvancedDisk pool

Hi there, I want to be able to see images on a particular volume in a disk pool. When I use either bpimmedia or bpverify I am getting an error. ./bpimmedia -l -stype AdvancedDisk -dp adv_dpool1_attembak5 -dv /data0 INF - Status = found no images or m...

Failed temporary mount of ZFS FileSystem while BMR restore

Hi Everyone, When trying to restore with BMR we faced the following: 1) after we did the prepare to restore on BMR, we booted from net on the solaris client, the restore failed with the error: + /usr/sbin/zfs mount rpool/var cannot mount 'rpool/var':...

eomaber by Level 4
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optimized duplication

Hi@ll, we have NBU on Windows 2003, advanced Disk-Pools (SAN-Storage), 2x Quantum DXI  (VTL and OST). Now I want to optimize our duplication jobs. One target is to combine duplications of some media-servers if the lifecycle-parameter MAX_MINU...

Resolved! ERROR: Error 1335.The cabinet file '' required for this installation is corrupt and cannot be used. This could indicate a network error, an error reading from the CD-ROM, or a problem with this package.

Hi all, through installation of netbackup software I got this message : ERROR: Error 1335.The cabinet file '' required for this installation is corrupt and cannot be used. This could indicate a network error, an error reading from the CD-ROM...

Rami_Nasser1 by Level 6
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Resolved! NBU 7.5 - Replace Legacy NBU environment with 5220 Appliances

I have an existing site which has a Virtual Master Server and three Media Servers - all at 7503 - and using locally attached disk storage units accross SAN.  I am replacing the environment with 2 x 5220 appliances - using AIR for replication. My ques...

SYMAJ by Level 6
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Resolved! NetBackup backups itself (Does it require license)

Hi All What if master has app/db on same server which needs to be protected, does customer requires to purchase additional licenses or is entitled within enterprise server license?

V4 by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup report

Hi All, I am new for Netbackup, And we are using Netbackup 6.5 server running in AIX, And i need to generate a report for the monthly backup  for current month and the last month report, using bpdbjobs command. can any one help to extract the report ...

devnish by Not applicable
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NAS Restore Failing

Hello, I'm using Netbackup 7.1 Everytime I need to perform a restore for a NAS server, I got this problem: The job started, mount the tape, read the image and EXITING with status 0, but the job did not count bytes and still running for days. Someone ...

Resolved! Need information about VTL

Hello,   Can anyone please tell me how can I get VTL(virtual tape library) software(Is there is link ,please share)?   Is it free to use? And also how to use VTL?       Thanks,   Rajkumar