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NetBackup 8.1.2 / 3.1.2 Hotfix - SQL/Oracle IP launch every minute after DST change (Etrack 3963053)



NetBackup 8.1.2 Daylight Savings Time HotFix Emergency Engineering Binary (EEB)


One week after clock moves forward for DST at midnight, SQL/Oracle Intelligent policy jobs are launched every minute; some of these fail with Status 196


Status 196: Client backup was not attempted because backup window closed


A hotfix is available for NetBackup 8.1.2 which resolves the following problem:

One week after the Time Change in Brazil and Chile moved forward at midnight, nbpem started submitting SQL & Oracle Intelligent policy jobs repeatedly (one every minute) flooding the Activity Monitor, and most of these jobs would fail with Status Code 196.

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EEB Installer checksums:

EEB Installer                                         sha256sum

eebinstaller_3963053_2_linuxR_x86     efe0e3b171d36895440e667d0d2e7f9c5920c530d346519425b5e761a3867c62

eebinstaller_3963053_2_linuxS_x86      072a8d740f8006d2ccfebce660f3245b98850f7fb5c12697fa13bf392d457997

eebinstaller_3963053_2_solaris         2edcfe57cf49a733d2f49c0abd8e3ebad22bf23c8f558eecb596af5a6776185b

eebinstaller_3963053_2_solaris_x86     1affc0f5195362ee87c87589bad442101e8d07dac4d8e942f10460ee665762b7

eebinstaller_3963053_2_AMD64.exe     0f63330d36cea1a13178da733186b402e6009646c3a41fb0e6f49093c7e86117


Recommended service state:

Stop all NetBackup services before applying this hotfix.

Update files

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Applies to the following product releases