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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! How to restore data from Backup Exec tape to netbackup 7.0.1 client

Dear All ,    I  imported Backup Exec tape into Netbackup 7.0.1 successfully. Now I just want to verfy by restoring data  from tape . But my Backup Exec client is seperate. So how can I restore that data on another netbackup client.   Please help me ...

sanjay3 by Level 3
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Resolved! socket read failed (23)

Hi, We are facing issue with a media server. Many jobs running on various client servers for that media server are failing with error : 01/13/2013 19:51:27 - Error bpbrm (pid=5551) bpcd on client exited with status 23: socket read failed 01/13/2013 ...

mantu2a by Level 3
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VADP Restore - Cannot find backup recovery host

NBU Windows (Master & VM Backup Host) VCenter 5.0 ESX Hosts: 4.1.0 When trying to do a VM restore, a NetBackup Recovery Host cannot be found (times out after 5 minutes). A couple of times it has come back with a socket error 23. We do seem to...

old_mate by Level 4
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Resolved! Robotic library problem

While trying to configure NBU 6.5.6 from scratch(I know it is eol)on Win 2008 R2, it seems I can't configure it correctly. The architecture is as follows: HP server installed with Win 2008 R2 connected with FC to StorageTec SL 500. 2 HP LTO 4 drives ...

Resolved! Netbackup Licenses

what is the different  between the following licenses: Symantec NETBACKUP PLATFORM BASE COMPLETE EDITION 7.5 XPLAT 1 FRONT END TBYTE License NetBackup Platform Base Enterprise Capacity License PER TB license Thanks

Never ending job

From time to time I have jobs that start well and progress to backup varying amounts of data then the job stops writing.  No error, no message of any kind just nothing else is written.  We only detect it when looking in activity monitor and find a fe...

trs06 by Level 5
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Resolved! Anyone with Master Solaris NBU 7.5 and Clients solaris 8 with nbu60mp7?

I have been facing issues with this scenario. The backups (Oracle and Standard) go through but if I would like to restore I receive the error "No entity was found". If I do a bpimagelist I can see the images, if I create a Client Backups Report I see...

SAF by Level 3
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Resolved! bptestbpcd just hangs

  -bash-3.2$ sudo ./bptestbpcd -client ukunix12  -debug 07:46:29.949 [12028] <2> bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = 0 07:46:29.949 [12028] <2> read_client: dname=., offline=0, online_at=0 07:46:29.949 [12028] <2> read_client: dname=.., offline=0, online_at=0 07:4...

nike_new by Level 6
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Resolved! Media mount information

  Hi All,   How media gets mounted onto tape drive ??????? how NBU selects media for mount ????? how media mount numbers are different for different media ???????? what depicts number of media mounts ??????       Do we have any suporting algorithm fo...

Resolved! Restoring files using multiple drives

Hello, My name is Nikolay and I am pretty new here. Apologies if I made any mistakes during my first post. The reason why I am posting this is to seek for an advise for my issue. I am doing restores of files pretty often. The restores are done on one...

Resolved! Media server installation 7.1

we are creating a new enviroment for our existing netbackup running on 6.5. the plan is to set-up the new environment and then gradually migrate all the backups and client to the new enviroment. with the old one in place. the new enviroment has 1 mas...

16ris10 by Level 6
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Resolved! Troubl with a re-directed restore on Windows Server

Hi ALl,   I am getting the following error when trying to do a re-directed restore of a netbackup tape backup:   RESTORE DATABASE PRODDM LOAD 'C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\nbdb2.dll' TAKEN AT 20121229102121 TO E: INTO PFMDM NEWLOGPATH F:\DB...

mahlers by Not applicable
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SLP duplication jobs never enter job queue

We have been having issues with SLP duplication jobs not starting for hours.  We’ve had this issue for several weeks and the only recommendations we have been getting from Symantec have been to change some filesystem and database cache parameters.  T...

tph99 by Not applicable
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Exchange 2010 backups with NBU7.1.0.4

I am having an issue, one that doesn't seem to have an answer. My office just upgraded from Windows 2003 to Windows 2008, and from Exchange 5.5 to Exchange 2010. We have one main office in Washington DC and a satellite office in Denver Colo. Denver i...

Resolved! How to increase retention

We have a job that we ran about a month ago, and it's suppose to expire soon. How can I increase the retention to another month so it doesn't expire soon? We are running Netbackup The job is on a tape if that matter.  

purdue by Level 3
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Resolved! Mix and Match LT05 and LT04 tapes

Hi there,  Currently I have a LT05 tape drive using only LTO5 tapes. The LT05 tapes are configured as Media Type HCART2. The drives are configured as HCART2.  I have been given LTO4 tapes so just wondering if it is possible to use these tapes in the ...

Multiple restores on one Solaris media server

I am trying to do two restores at once on a Solaris media server. One job runs fast and one job runs very slow. The problem is, when the fast job completes, the slow job remains slow. The slow job now has plenty of SAN bandwidth but never increases s...