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new discussion 27 May 2015
Hello. I am testing in my lab and I'm having a problem with my catalog backups. They are failing with a code 96 (unable to allocate new media for backup, storage unit has none available(96)). I compared with my production master and the policy is configured exactly the same. One thing that I can see being different is when the backup starts, the media server is the master itself. The ...
discussion comment 27 May 2015
updated discussion 27 May 2015
So I just took over my company's tape backup system so I'm new to NetBackup.  Last week I had a catalog backup hang for days.  And I think this was not allowing my vault job to run so I wasn't getting tapes ejected nightly like I'm used to.  The catalog job wouldn't cancel so I had to stop all NetBackup services and restart a few times for it to ...
updated discussion 27 May 2015
The NBU admin (vol I) guide says: NBRB evaluates the requests sequentially and sorts them based on the following criteria: ■ The request's first priority. ■ The request’s second priority. ■ The birth time (when the Resource Broker receives the request). The first priority is weighted more heavily than the second priority, and the second priority is weighted more heavily than the ...
updated discussion 27 May 2015
I recently disovered due to an ugly situation that transaction logs are needed and i was wanting to see what others are doing in regards to truncating the logs.  I've been reading all over the place on how some say you shouldnt truncate until after a full backup and then others saying they truncate every time the log backup runs and i just am not sure what the best method is. Because ...
updated discussion 27 May 2015
Hi all i have recently changed hardware in our TEST sql server cluster, we installed the same OS, Windows 2008, introduced the new hardware to the old cluster and moved the sql server instances to the new hardware and then removed the old hardware from the cluster. everything worked like a charm, backups, linked servers and the works until now, when i got my first restore request. the ...
updated discussion 27 May 2015
Hi, I have a RHEL server with 7.6.1 NB version is installed . This is my master & media server . I have a client with centos 6.6 32 bit with NB 6.0 version installed When i try to connect the client from master server I get the error as cannot connect to client . [root@exdbvbkp01 admincmd]# ./bptestbpcd -client hislnxciti001 -verbose -debug 18:22:35.292 [2428] bptestbpcd: VERBOSE = ...
new discussion 27 May 2015
Hello all The DCS-SA management server and management console are installed on windows server 2008 and I'm using the trialware version. I'm trying to send email alerts to a specific email address. I read the alert part of the admin guide and did all the configurations needed but im still unable to send email alerts. I'm not sure if the problem lies within the SMTP configuration ...