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Showing posts from January, 2011

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!

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