How to install Emergency Engineering Binaries on a VCS clustered NetBackup server if the installation requires NetBackup services to be down?

Article:TECH74608  |  Created: 2009-01-17  |  Updated: 2013-10-24  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH74608
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How to install Emergency Engineering Binaries on a VCS clustered NetBackup server if the installation requires NetBackup services to be down?


Solution



 
1. Freeze the cluster.
/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -freeze nbu_group
2. Shutdown NetBackup using bp.kill_all on active node.
/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bp.kill_all
3. Install EEB on active node following the instructions*
4. Install EEB on inactive node following the instructions*
5. Start NetBackup using bp.start_all
/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bp.start_all
6. Unfreeze and clear the fault status on cluster.
/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -unfreeze nbu_group
/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -clear nbu_group
* Please see TN 313221 about using eebinstaller utility



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