How to install Emergency Engineering Binaries on a VCS clustered NetBackup server if the installation requires NetBackup services to be down.

Article: 100021995
Last Published: 2020-04-16
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Product(s): NetBackup & Alta Data Protection

Description

How to install Emergency Engineering Binaries on a VCS clustered NetBackup server if the installation requires NetBackup services to be down.

  1. Freeze the cluster.

/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -freeze nbu_group

  1. Shutdown NetBackup using bp.kill_all on active node.

/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bp.kill_all

  1. Install EEB on active node following the instructions.*
  2. Install EEB on inactive node following the instructions.*
  3. Start NetBackup using bp.start_all.

/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/bp.start_all

  1. Unfreeze and clear the fault status on cluster.

/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -unfreeze nbu_group
/opt/VRTSvcs/bin/hagrp -clear nbu_group

* Please see Using the NetBackup Emergency Engineering Binary (EEB) installer about using the eebinstaller utility.

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