Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798 Service Pack 4

Problem

Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798 Service Pack 4

Solution

This Service Pack (SP4) contains added platform support, critical updates, and enhancements for Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798.

Note: To access and download the attached files, click on "Attachments" link located on the right-hand side facet of this article.

New features/enhancements are included in this release:


- Enterprise Vault 10.0.3 and 10.0.4 support
- Exchange 2013 CU3 support
- DLM changes for Backup to Disk (B2D) and Removable disk cartridge(RDX).
- DLM reclamation changes for Removable Cartridge (RDX) 
 

 

 

For more information on what’s new in Backup Exec 2012 SP4 please refer to the updated Readme document that is Available Here and the Release Notes.

 

Release Notes
Service Pack 4 Release Notes: (TECH215122

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are upgrading from a previous version of Backup Exec or installing for the first time, please be sure you have the latest Backup Exec 2012 installation media with SP4 embedded (the downloaded file will have SP4 in the filename). To obtain the latest install media, have your serial number available and click here to download. The Backup Exec 2012 SP4 embedded media will be available in 5-7 days after the initial release of the service pack.

 

 

Affected versions

Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  32bit Media Servers
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  x64bit Media Servers
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  32bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  x64bit Agent for Windows Servers
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  32bit Remote Administration Console
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  x64bit Remote Administration Console
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (32bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS
Backup Exec 2012 revision 1798  Remote Media Agent for Linux Servers (64bit Linux Platforms) - BERMALS

 

Prerequisites
- Administrative privileges are required to install this hotfix.Post requisites
 

 

Post requisites
- A full backup is recommended after installing this hotfix.
- Remote Agent for Windows Servers will need to be updated after installing this hotfix.
- Remote Agent for Linux/Unix/Macintosh Servers (RALUS/RAMS) will need to be updated after installing this hotfix. 
- FULL Baseline Synthetic Backups must be performed. Re-run Baseline Synthetic Backups.

 

Installation Guide

This installation guide contains general information for installing Backup Exec product updates as well as special instructions for configurations including Agent for Windows Servers, Remote Agent for Linux/Unix/Macintosh Servers (RALUS/RAMS), Clustered Backup Exec, Central Admin Servers (CASO)installations. http://www.veritas.com/docs/000084036

 
 
Uninstalling this Service Pack
This Service Pack cannot be uninstalled.
 
 
File Information
The date and times in the file list are in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel. 
 
 
Backup Exec 32bit and 64bit Media Servers and Remote Administration Consoles
Under "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\" (By default)


 
Backup Exec 32bit and 64bit Agent for Windows Servers
Under "C:\Program Files\Symantec\Backup Exec\RAWS" (By default)


See: Backup Exec 2014 Service Pack 4 revision 1798 File Version TECH212772_FileVersion.xls (or Article: 000020071)
 
 
NOTE: The File Information Spreadsheet attachment contains tabs for each platform supported.


 

 

 

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