The MSDP volume on windows media server is heavily fragmented and can you suggest if disk defragmentation is recommended. This is a new media server (VM backup host) and MSDP holds 2 TB data.
Has any one run a defrag on volume hosting MSDP?...
Most of the time, our backup admins create VxMS logging and forget to disable it; and we end up filling up the C "OS" partition. Atlast, no one wants to accept the ownership for what happened. So we decided to change the VxMS logging directo...
Recently; i've been experiancing issues in a SAN client. Let me explain how its all setup,
San Client: Windows 2008 R2 EE, on QLE2462.FT Media Server: RHEL 5.5 x64, targer HBA on QLE2462Zoning: WWPN of one port in SAN Client is zoned to bot...
The backup fails with the below error when Data buffer size (SIZE_DATA_BUFFERS) and Data Buffer size for FT (SIZE_DATA_BUFFERS_FT) is set greater that 256KB.
Error bptm(pid=16498) Could not open FT Server pipe: pipe open failed (17)
Enabling the Virtual Machine Quiesce in the NBU policy for VMware backup is what symantec recommends for VMware backups. In our environment we have 800+ VMs, out of which 10% of VMs that are windows clients fail in taking Quiesce snapshots.
The same was advised by Marianne; it would be justice to mark Marianne's post as solution.
" We are trying to inititate restore in my new netbackup master server..."
Oracle restores ...
You need to set the startup type for the Volume Shadow Copy Service to Manual.
Run - services.msc (enter)
Double-click on the Volume Shadow Copy Service and change the startup type to Manual.
Reboot the server.