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Veritas NetBackup™ Administrator's Guide, Volume II
Last Published: 2021-06-07
Product(s): NetBackup (9.1)
- NetBackup licensing models and usage reporting
- How capacity licensing works
- Creating and viewing the licensing report
- Reviewing a capacity licensing report
- Reconciling the capacity licensing report results
- Reviewing a traditional licensing report
- Reviewing an NEVC licensing report
- Additional configuration
- About dynamic host name and IP addressing
- About busy file processing on UNIX clients
- About the Shared Storage Option
- DELETE About configuring the Shared Storage Option in NetBackup
- Viewing SSO summary reports
- About the vm.conf configuration file
- Holds Management
- Menu user interfaces on UNIX
- About the tpconfig device configuration utility
- About the NetBackup Disk Configuration Utility
- Reference topics
- Host name rules
- About reading backup images with nbtar or tar32.exe
- Factors that affect backup time
- NetBackup notify scripts
- Media and device management best practices
- About TapeAlert
- About tape drive cleaning
- How NetBackup reserves drives
- About SCSI persistent reserve
- About the SPC-2 SCSI reserve process
- About checking for data loss
- About checking for tape and driver configuration errors
- How NetBackup selects media
- About selecting media in robots
- About selecting media in standalone drives
- About Tape I/O commands on UNIX
NetBackup writes media in a format that allows the position to be verified before NetBackup appends new backups.
The following table shows the symbols that are used in the media format descriptions.
Table: Media format symbols
Media header (1024 bytes).
Backup header (1024 bytes).
BH1 ... BHn
Backup headers (1024 bytes). One for each job that is part of the set of the jobs that are multiplexed.
Data from the backup.
Empty backup header, which is used for position validation.
The following table provides more information about how the media formats are used in different situations.
Table: Media format descriptions