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VMware Visio Stencil Templates

Updated: 10/21/2013 It was driving me crazy trying to find these VMware Visio Stencils Templates. Here you go! Thanks to VMToday! http://vmtoday.com/2012/09/vmware-view-visio-stencil-download/ http://vmtoday.com/2012/09/new-vmware-icons-visio-stencil-download/ http://www.veeam.com/vmware-esx-stencils.html

Symantec NetBackup CLI Troubleshooting

Did you ever need to troubleshoot Symantec NetBackup from the Command Line? Here you go! (Commands also work on Linux, Solaris and Windows) C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\ bpps             = list NetBackup services nbconsole        = launch NetBackup Administration Console GUI bpdown -v -f     = shut down NetBackup services by force and show in verbose bpup -v -f       = start NetBackup services and show in verbose C:\Program Files\Veritas\NetBackup\bin\admincmd\ bpexpdate -m 123456 -d 0   = expire media ID 123456, effectively releasing the assignment of that tape nbemmcmd -listmedia -mediaid 123456    = show the parameter of media 123456 nbpemreq -suspend_scheduling           = suspend your policies (running jobs are not affected) nbpemreq -resume_scheduling            = resume the policies again C:\Program Files\Veritas\volmgr\bin\ vmoprcmd                     = list devices and media server status (it will say "ACTIVE" if disk and tape are up) vmo