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updated blog entry 04 May 2015
Packages from Software Management Solution 7.x Sometimes user wants to change location of packages on "Package Server" machine and don't want to use a C:\ system drive for package location. By default "Package Server" downloads packages and stores them on C:\ drive, where "Symantec Management Agent" is installed, but you can change this default location and change it to another one, for ...
new discussion 04 May 2015
Dear All, I want to perform my first ever restore SAP using BRRestore. But it got failed:  May 4, 2015 4:03:11 PM - begin Restore May 4, 2015 4:03:12 PM - media needed: 000053 May 4, 2015 4:03:12 PM - media needed: 000244 May 4, 2015 4:03:12 PM - restoring from image qas01ec_1430690331 May 4, 2015 4:15:26 PM - Error bpbrm (pid=16468) bpcd on qas01ec exited with status 23: socket read ...
new blog entry 04 May 2015
Backup software not only secures and protects your data, but it must also safeguard its own operating data. For Backup Exec, some sensitive data such as logon credentials, device passwords and data encryption keys are persisted in the Backup Exec Database. It is of the utmost importance that these are protected from unauthorized access. The Backup Exec Database and the ...
new discussion 04 May 2015
Hi everyone, I have a question about Discovery Accelerator I'm new to DA (I've got as far as installing it in the lab, configuring, starting to read the Admin guide and setting up a new case, but I've not done any searches yet). Now a colleague who uses DA for legal discovery has presented me with a scenario My colleague wants to search for emails sent from several people, during a date ...
updated discussion 04 May 2015
I am not able to make few newly configured drives up and working on media server. NBU version - 7.1 Solaris - SunOS media2 5.10 Generic_150400-13 sun4v sparc SUNW,T5240 Below drives are going down after adding them in netbackup. They will be up when I configure them and then after 5 mins they show in down state.     drive    -   34  hcart   ...
updated discussion 04 May 2015
Dear All, Currently our environment as below:- 1. NetBackup Master Server - Windows 2008 Std R2 - NBU version - Local disk, configured as advance disk as backup destination 2. NetBackup 5230 Appliance - act as media server for the above master server. - firmware - deduplication pool/stu We plan to migrate the advance disk data to the deduplication pool. Any tools or ...
updated discussion 04 May 2015
Management wants to know what exactly is being restored for each priority restore.  For instance, we restored a directory and want to find out all the files/folders under this directory that were restored.  Just want to ensure I have the correct way to get this info from the logs for future restores. Is this info from the master logs or client?  I know on the master I have read ...