Creating the BMR database

Article:HOWTO68829  |  Created: 2012-02-06  |  Updated: 2012-02-06  |  Article URL
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Creating the BMR database

After you activate BMR by entering the license key, setup the BMR master server and create the BMR database.

The BMR master server daemon must be running. Bare Metal Restore master server gets installed with NetBackup master server. After the installation you have to configure the Bare Metal Restore master server.

See the Symantec NetBackup Administrator's Guide for information about NetBackup master server installation.

In a cluster environment, start the daemon and create the database on the active node only.

To create the BMR database and setup the BMR master server

  1. Log on as the root user on the system on which the NetBackup master server is installed.

  2. Run the following command to start the BMR master server daemon, if it is not running:

    /usr/openv/netbackup/bin/rc.bmrd start

  3. Run the following command to create the BMR database:


    After you have setup the BMR master server, you can configure backup policies to collect BMR required information from NetBackup clients.

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