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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! SLP and D2D Devices

Is anyone using SLPs on D2Ds?  I'm looking in the "NetBackup 7.1 Best Practice Using Storage Lifecycle Policies and Auto Image Replication" guide and all of the suggested settings are for VTLs or tape libraries.  I'm wondering if those same settings ...

rsamora by Level 5
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Resolved! Backup online concept in Netbackup

Hello I use the Netbackup 7.5 to manage the backups to DB and FS.There are netbackup clients running for the Windows Sytems and BD ( MsSQL clients). However the backups are done with the systems Online(DB and FS), some times on the FS jobs that run t...

Resolved! How to check status of multiple medias using vmquery?

Hi All, I have a list of 100+ medias that i need to check whether they are in library or not. is there any script or command that i can use to see the status of  all the medias in a go.   Thanks in advance

New Exchange 2010 Backup fails

We have just fired up new Exchange 2010 servers and the policy i created using this article (among other things) continues to fail. Here is the job ...

pmc214 by Level 5
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NBU 7.5 - What happens to archive bit when you cancel a diff?

Hi all- To be more specific, I'm curious about how the archiving bit works in this scenario. If you cancel a diff, it doesn't appear that the partial backup is usable for restore purposes. I was also under the assumption NBU would clear the archive b...

Resolved! Barcode rules for range of tapes

Hi, I have 1000 new tapes to import into the silo (Netbackup 6.5.6) to go into a specific Volume Pool, putting them into the i/o slot and manually moving them to the new Volume Pool would take a while so am thinking of specifying barcode rules which ...

Restore to alternate Master server domain

Hey all, I am looking for information regarding a restore procedure to restore a tape's contents from a primary environment to a DR environment.  Is it possible to import a tapes contents from one master to another without importing any catalog data?...

Resolved! Data Domain Images not expiring...

We have got a 2 DataDomain 670 systems wich we use for duplications. We have a problem where the 2 systems are out of sync. DD1 (Production) = 80% and DD2 (Duplications) = 93% It seems some of the data on DD2 does not get expired when the cleaning cy...

snapshot error 156

Hello, I am having problem in running a backup on a windows 2008 client which is failing with ec156.I have already unchecked option under client attributes. "Enable windows open file backup for this client" .Now the job has failed with ec 50.Master i...

Shekaib by Level 4
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SLP tape dulication stuck

Hello, I've SLP jobs (duplication to tape) which appear to be stuck now for more than 35 hours increasing the queue for other SLP jobs. Three drives in my environment, one of them seems to have some problem but other two drives are active however the...

Adnan_F by Level 4
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Resolved! Taking too long time to finish backup

Hi,   I have installed Master & Media server (1single server) with VNB 7.0 & the server is having RHEL OS . Also installed  VNB 7.0 client in the other RHEL server I initiated 300Gb of backup & took for me almost 7hrs to complete. I use the tape libr...

Resolved! Vss error

Hi, I have a windows master server running 2008R2  and i am backing up the client of os 2008 when it is getting backed up it ends with partial by saying the below error. WRN - can't open file: C:\Windows\System32\winevt\Logs\Application.evtx (WIN32 3...

Yuvi by Level 5
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Exchange Microsoft Informaton Store Backup

Hi all, we are facing an issue (not sure) with exchange MIS backup, I have created a policy where it takes only mis backup. The backup runs successfully but after backup job is not displayed under backup and restore window.   Can any one please help ...

the specified client does not exist in the specified policy

We are running oracle database backup and it is throwing below error in backup log. RMAN-03009: failure of backup command on ORA_SBT_TAPE_1 channel at 11/28/2012 05:04:11 ORA-19506: failed to create sequential file, name="XYZ", parms="" ORA-27028: sk...

dhrdeb by Not applicable
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Resolved! How do I confirm KMS files are not included in Catalog Backup

Can someone tell me a definitive way to confirm the KMS files are not on my catalog tape?   This page seems to try to comfort us in the fact that the KMS directory is not included in the catalog backup.

JsinJ by Level 2
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How to force the use of a bp.conf in my $HOME

Hi experts.   How to force the use of a bp.conf in my $HOME.   This is my script but is not working because it is taking the bp.conf in /usr/openv/netbackup   hyperdb1:/home/oracle/dba/scripts/OSP> cat #! /bin/ksh ARCHIVEOSPDB=/ho...