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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! Expiring "infinite" tapes that are assigned to another server.

For reasons that are too long to get into, there are a number of old (like, 2009, 2010) tapes that were previously given "infinite" expiry times that we'd like to re-use, and I can't find the right combination of magic spells to get all the problems ...

PBX fails to start on NetBackup system

We have just successfully installed NB on 18 clients running HP-UX 11i. However despite following the same install procedure as before, the install on one particular client fails before it even gets to the NB portion....        x ./bp_servers...

phstacey by Level 3
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Resolved! Netbackup 7.5 error 811 failed to communicate with resource requester

I have a Master Server connected to a SL500 Library and a Media server connected to a storage unit with a staging schedule.   Everything's running fine till a created a storage unit to my Master sever. I created it with a staging schedule and 2 days ...

Resolved! NetBackup 7.5 Client Services will not start

I have loaded NetBackup on two TeleCom servers which have AntiVirus disabled.  But The NB Client Services will not start up. I am able to ping the NB Master Server; Tried "Log OnAs" both with a Domain Account and Local Service.  Any help woul...

Kwinter by Level 5
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NB processes are not coming up

OS :- Red Hat Linux Master/Media Server All netbackup processes are not coming. How to troubleshoot further.   NB Processes ------------ root     16832     1  0 14:02 ?        00:00:00 /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/vnetd -standalone root     16835     ...

Resolved! Backup of Sharepoint server

Hello   Our Sharepoint Systems consist of  1 portal and 1 database( SQL2008)  server. Can we use Netbackup agent for SQL to backup the database of the Sharepoint System? Or we must use only the NBU agent for sharepoint to backup the sharepoint system...

pgm10s by Level 5
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Push Liveupdate Agent from 7.5 to 6.5 linux clients

Hi Our Linux clients were originally installed with no Liveupdate agent and we have approx x 1000, is there a way i can push the liveupdate agent to the 6.5.6 clients from a server (or server) ? Thanks    

all4one by Level 3
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Netbackup Accelerators Track Log

Hi, Netbackup Accelerator is excellent - we are using it along with some 5220 appliances and Netbackup 7.5 - but I do have a question about the way it works. This rather good document covers a lot of the technical details:

Resolved! Automate Media Unfreeze

Hi All,   I am thinking of automating Media Unfreeze in our environment. There are couple of questions regarding this.   1. "/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/goodies/available_media | grep -i FROZEN" will give the forzen tapes. But this command is taking lon...

raj08 by Level 4
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Resolved! Backing up a client through jump host.

Hi   I would like to get some suggestion about backing up the client which can be reached only through bastion host. The netbackup server has to login to bastion host to reach the client.   Our environment Netbackup version Server OS - Redhat...

Resolved! Linux client install seems to hang

Hi, I am trying to install a Linux 7.1 client on a Linux client server for some reason the install won’t start,  it will go to the point where it  say’s  “Installing PBX... Please wait while installation is in progress... However  the install won’t g...

Resolved! Restoral of only missing files

We're running Netbackup on a Solaris 10 server, and the client of interest is Solaris 9.  Don't know the Netbackup client version, sorry.   After a crash, the client's /opt was rebuilt from scratch, but is missing a lot of files.  The sysadmi...

Lylex by Level 3
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Netbackup - Using CLI

Hello,   I have a question regarding Symantec NetBackup command line interface. I'm trying to work with command line only from the master server host (no Admin Console is available!!). My problem: when I use "bpbackup" command, no 'job id' is retu...

avnerw by Level 2
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Flash Backup is Failing EC 13

Hi All ,   Getting the below error message while taking the flash backup of G: drive of one of the server , attaching the logs clinet log also .   NBU Master : NBU 7.0.1 / Windows 2008 R2   NBU Media : NBU 7.0.1 / Windows 2008 R2   NBU Client : NBU 7...

RohitNayal by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup for SharePoint 2013?

Hello, I'm working with a client who's using Netbackup 7.5, and they're looking at implementing SharePoint 2013.  Does Netbackup 7.5 currently support SharePoint 2013, or is there a roadmap that gives a general idea of when SharePoint 2013 will be su...

Resolved! Restore - no entity found

Morning all, I'm trying to restore a few items but we're getting the error "no entity found" while browsing within the Java BAR console. If I try to do the same within the Windows console on the master server directly, I can see all the folders and f...