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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 Moderator
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NDMP backups of Isilon with backup accelerator

Windows 2008 R2 64-bit Master server running Netbackup NDMP backups configured to backup the Isilon using backup accelerator - 2 LTO4 tape drives attached Over the past 2 weeks, backups have been running slow at times.  Does anyone have any h...

Pam_Daniel by Level 4
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Incremental restore of a VM

Hi,  I have problems restoring an incremental backup of a VM whereas restoring from a full VM backup works properly. My configuration : Physical Server with FC LUN (datastores) attached1TB for storage disk to backup VMDKVCenter 4.1Host VM Server conf...

Resolved! SLP LIFECYCLE_PARAMETERS not working correctly

I'm working at a new company and they have SLP's running without LIFECYCLE_PARAMETERS conf file there so I added it the other day with just the default setting for now. MBU Windows 2003   The problem I'm seeing is it's not affecting the job p...

Resolved! NetBackup 7.5 Unable to load Client Software on Windows 2003 Server

Hi, When I connect to this windows 2003 x86 VM-Ware server via "Console" and local admin account, I cannot install the NetBackup 7.5 software.  I have the software copied to the local C:\ drive. Error Message:  "Windows cannot access the specified de...

Kwinter by Level 5
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Resolved! Tape Rotation / Scratch Pool

Hello, i am having many problems with tapes not available for backup to write to... this is windows system, with T120 library containing 50 tapes and i only have a few (*-10) extras outside the library. of the 50 tapes, none are in a scratch pool, al...

pmc214 by Level 5
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Resolved! excludeVMservers on Linux

Now that we can use Linux to do Vmware backups, does anybody know how to use the excludeVMservers registry entry for Windows on a Linux media server?   Thanks   Peter

Peter_Jakobs by Level 5
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Resolved! Netbackup LiveUpdate for servers in DMZ

I have a LiveUpdate server and a NetBackup server in the internal network. I am trying to use NetBackup liveupdate for the servers in the DMZ (the back-up for the DMZ servers works fine). I can access the LU website on the DMZ server http://[liveu...

bradut by Level 2
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Resolved! OpsCenter Agent Ports

Hi, I've been asked to use OpsCenter 7.0.1 to monitor the backups of several remote sites using Backup Exec 10. There are Firewalls between the remote sites and the NetBackup OpsCenter server. What Ports do I have to let our Firewall guys know to ope...

SJD by Level 2
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Resolved! How to perform a recovery for Netbackup 7.5 KMS ( databases and keys)

I have configued the Netbackup KMS on the my master server and tested with a test key successfully with a restoration . Im planning for a recovery of KMS databases and Key to a dr site netbackup master . Can i just copy the 3 files from the productio...

demo4119 by Level 6
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Resolved! avoid 196

How can i avoid 196 in my environment where there are around 2000 servers to backup.   Any specific settings?

Arun_K by Level 6
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Resolved! i have my 2 policies

I have my 2 polcies backup  failed with error 50 .Client name :unix235 Other Policies which have same client as unix235 completed.(we have miltiple data bases on one client) May i know the reason for this?

Arun_K by Level 6
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Netbackup Bare Metal Restore Boot Server services

  Hi I have a 1 dedicated server running on window 2008 as master & media server.   All the clients running in server 2008 are registered with BMR. Can netbackup perform BMR backup with the mention service being disable?   Netbackup bare Metal restor...

Sean_T by Level 2
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Resolved! FT media server and SAN client backup job has failed with EC58 and 54

Hi I have issue with FT media server and SAN client backup issue I configured FT media server and SAN client, services are active on FT media server and SAN client while trying to restart the job, it is failed with EC58 and also it is showing as FT c...

NBU_13 by Level 6
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Identify NB images that only have one copy

We are migrating to two new Data Domain appliances.  As a result, I have been duplicating my long-term retention images from disk/VTL to the Data Domains.  I keep the two Data Domains in sync so anything written to one gets duplicated (via Netbackup)...

Resolved! Question: How can I save on tape usage?

Hi everyone, I am kind of puzzled by the amount of tapes my setup is using. Can someon shed some light on me on how can I optimize my backup setup to use the least amount of tapes? Or, point me to any documentation that shows how?   I have 1 master (...