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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! 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 (...

Resolved! Restore NDMP backup to different NDMP host?

For DR purpose, we have to restore our NDMP backups to different NDMP host. Since we have never done this before. Need some ideas first before we can plan the testing. 1. Do we have to configure the new NAS filer exactly same as original one (NDMP ho...

FlyMountain by Moderator
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Symantec support

Is Symantec supprt website and email having trouble?   Has anyone created a technical support case since last Friday? I am trying to create a technical case, a customer support case and send a email, all have failed with 404 errors, "oops" or invalid...

GlenG by Level 4
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Resolved! Is it possible to configure "seeding" for backup replication or duplication

There is a technote which describe "how to seed the fingerprint cache to speed up the initial backup"... But this technote describes only the seeding mechanism for a "client", ...

Gdd by Level 6
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Hyper-V backup with backup LAN

Hi, our master server and media server are all NBU 7.1 on Windows 2008 R2. We have a few Hyper-V servers (Windows 2008 R2) and want to configure to back up the VMs. We want to back up at Hyper-V level instead of VM host level. My question is: Is it p...

liuyang by Level 6
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Resolved! Backup on XXXXX - 2001 failed

Backup on client XXXXX for user root by server XXXX1 failed. Status = No drives are available. I have seen this error alot of time on my one of client but when i checked the status of that client it showing connected. So pls help

Parks1 by Level 3
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Resolved! dns timeout?

I have a client, it is a rhel server v6, at first I didn't put the master server and media server IP and name on /etc/hosts since they are in the DNS, the backup run OK. Then one day the backup got error 23 or 24, I did test to ping to the master/med...