List of fixes included in the NetBackup EEB bundle of nbjm and nbpem


Fixes for the following Etracks are available when requesting the EEB (Emergency Engineering Binary) bundle for NetBackup by contacting Symantec technical support, referencing this document and Etrack 2979563:


(ET 2934312) VMware backups failing with Status 196's nightly

(ET 2946704) NBPEM assert retrying parent job at scheduleri != m_schedulers.end failed in CompoundJob::run

(ET 2979563) All backups stopped running, jobs that were running appear to be hung and child jobs are never spawned.

Additional information on some of these specific issues can be found in the Related Articles linked below.

Resolutions for all of these issues is scheduled to be included in the following release:

  • NetBackup 7.5 Maintenance Release 5 (

When NetBackup is release, please access the following link for download and README information:

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