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Netbackup upgrade from to

Created: 15 May 2014 • Updated: 16 May 2014 | 2 comments
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One of the steps in the upgrade plan is to disable SLP's. I plan on deactivating all policie and we will not have any jobs running during the upgrade so is it nesassary to disable all SLP's? if yes, can i use the suspend option in the admin console for each SLP?

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Marianne's picture

Remember that SLP duplications will keep on trying to duplicate backups that have failed in the past.

I am not aware of a GUI option to suspend SLPs.

Use cmd:

nbstlutil inactive 

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Carlo Palmieri's picture

You can use GUI too: select one or more SLP's then right click and select "Suspend" :


This is the corrispective of  nbstlutil inactive