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Any one please explain me the concepts of SLP in Netbackup.

Created: 13 Aug 2012 • Updated: 13 Aug 2012 | 3 comments
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If please relevant docs.

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mph999's picture

The concept is very simple.

SLP makes a number of duplications, but until the duplication is made the original backup will never be deleted.

Best practice guide

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH75047

White paper on SLP

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/sites/default/files/ent-whitepaper_veritas_netBackup_6.5_slp_nov_2007.pdf

Martin

Regards,  Martin
 
Setting Logs in NetBackup:
http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH75805
 
Yuvi's picture

Thanks for your info ,explain me and give me the doc so that i can understand and i need doc for Netbackup 7.1 and above (7.5)

Marianne's picture

SLP was introduced in 6.5. The White Paper explains the concepts that are relevant to all versions, including 7.1 and 7.5.

TECH153154   Best practices for using Storage Lifecycle Policies and Auto Image Replication in NetBackup 7.1  is for 7.1 and 7.5.

You can also read up about SLP in chapter 14 of Admin Guide I :

NBU 7.5 Administrator's Guide for UNIX and Linux, Volume I http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5157  

 
NBU 7.5 Administrator's Guide for Windows, Volume I http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC5159  
 

Supporting Storage Foundation and VCS on Unix and Windows as well as NetBackup on Unix and Windows
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