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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! Adding disk to Pure Disk pool

I have 7.5 netbackup with disk dep and accelerator set up at the client site. I am runing out of disk space for my small disk (E:test\dedup) for D2D  and I just add two additional 300 GB dirve label as F and G. I would like to expand my current E:Tes...

Resolved! Delete all backups of a client

Good afternoon, I have backed up A server but realized I don't need it. Is there any command/way to delete all backups of A server? Thanks, Joseph

Resolved! Issue trying to start a Point in Time BMR Recovery

Hello I am attempting to start a BMR Point in Time Recovery. I know the image is valid and its a FULL. I go to BMR Clients, select the client, select New Client Configuration, type in ServerName-Month , Retrieve Point in Time Configuration select ...

Resolved! Master server : Window VS Unix

Good morning,   Is it okay to configure the following around 200 clients on Window2008 master server? Solaris:30 Linux:20 Windows : 70 Virtual Machine: 70   I am just wondering if there is any issue on a master server based on Window.   Thanks, Josep...

Netbackup Jobs Hanging Overnight

Hello All, Over the past few days i've been logging in to the Netbackup Admin Console to find a few backup jobs have hung. After serveral hours of waiting, the jobs did not progress at all. When i re-run these jobs as a manual backup, they all comple...

Resolved! Catalog backup

Hi all experts, We are running catalog hot backup on solaris sparc 64 bit machine. Netbackup version is 7.5. Please take a look at my catalog backup email and my boss ask me why the email is showing catalog_1354794631_FULL successfully completed but ...

Resolved! media ID not unique in database (34)

Following on from upgrading our two libraries (different sites) from LTO3 drives to LTO5 I've had a request to perform a restore using the old LTO3 tape originally from the other site. I performed bpmedia -movedb to swop the tape between media server...

Resolved! NetApp NDMP allowed configurations

Hi Can you tell me if it's possible to have a dual drive library configured with the robot and 1 drive visible to one NetApp filer and the second drive visible to a different NetApp filer? The Netbackup Master\Media server (Windows) will not have any...

KeirL by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup taking too long time to complete

Hi everyone, here I am again,   One of my clients, is having a problem since version 7.0. We upgraded to last year, and now to and the problem doesn't solve. Already tried Symantec Support, even they could not solve the problem.   The...

Andre_Torres by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup logging

Hello, I would like to ask if netbackup 7 can enable logging for the user login via java client. There are some logs at /usr/openv/netbackup/logs, however, I can't find any logs that had record down the login of the users (whether success / failed), ...

Resolved! Changing NTIO value in the Windows registry need a Reboot ??

Hello all,   On the Windows 2008 NetBackup Client, disable the Symantec API called NTIO.  This will cause NetBackup to use the Microsoft API called 'BackupRead' - which does not encounter the same timing error.   STEPS TO DISABLE NTIO   1. Click Star...

Resolved! Restoring using a different media server

We are migrating (via back up/ restore) large amounts of data (5TB) from "old fileserver/mediaserver" to "new filesever/media server.".  The "old" media server is always selected to run the restore, causing the data to travel across the network.  I s...

Resolved! Netbackup Catalog Backups

Hello, Can NBU have more than 2 Hot Catalog backup policies. And can there be more than on Catalog Backup Pool. I know the Symantec Recommendations but in NBU its possible to create 2 Catalog Backup pools, though it can have different names, but will...

Javed_B by Level 3
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Resolved! NBU for VMware : EC39 Client name mismatch

Hi We have backup proxy host which is also a VM. it has NBU 7.1 Master server, sun solaris 10. Media server 7.1 , sun solaris 10. Backups of VM's are faling with EC39.   Please suggest on this.

NBU35 by Level 6
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Netbackup RESTORE of a NDMP POLICY backup type

Im having some difficulty in performing a Restore of a Directory that is backed up us a NBU NDMP Policy Type.   The directory that I want to restore which has been deleted resides on our NAS.  We are using Netbackup in a Solaris 10 UNIX envir...

bc1410 by Level 5
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Compress some but not all copies of a backup

ENVIRONMENT: Netbackup 7.1.04 (going to 7.5 soon). All windows environment. 1 Master server and 3 media servers (Server 2003 and 2008). STORAGE: 40 tape library and 3 LTO3 drives.  Recently added an Exagrid Open Storage appliance (Ex7000). PROBLEM: P...