Netbackup Upgrade from 7.1 to 7.5 step 5 - image metadata migration
Created: 12 Jul 2012 • Updated: 03 Aug 2012 | 1 comment
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From the 7,5 upgrade guide - http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=tech74584
We are upgrading from 7.1 to 7.5 on a sigle master server with 7 media servers and many clients.
Step 5 is confussing
5. NetBackup 7.5 migrates the NetBackup catalog image header information into the Netbackup relational database. This is a multistep process that may impact installation and operational performance until complete. Please review the following PDF for more details:
we have reviewed the Upgrade Guide. do we initiate this step? is it automatic during the upgrade?
If it is automatic, how do we stop it as the instructions say to install the 188.8.131.52maintanence release before this?