Symantec NetBackup for NDMPAdministrator'sGuide 3 Configuring NDMP backup to NDMP-attached devices 39 About configuring NDMP-attached devices 39 Authorizing access to the NDMP host 40

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  • Symantec NetBackup forNDMP Administrator's Guide

    UNIX, Windows, and Linux

    Release 7.0.1

  • Symantec NetBackup for NDMP Administrator's GuideThe software described in this book is furnished under a license agreement and may be usedonly in accordance with the terms of the agreement.

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  • Technical Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

    Chapter 1 Introduction to NetBackup for NDMP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11About NetBackup for NDMP .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12NetBackup for NDMP features ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12NetBackup for NDMP terminology .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14Network data management protocol (NDMP) .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16Types of NDMP backup .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

    NDMP local backup .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17NDMP three-way backup .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18Backup to Media Manager storage units (remote NDMP) .... . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

    NDMP policies ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20Storage units ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

    NDMP Storage units ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21Media Manager storage units ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21Assigning tape drives to different hosts ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

    NDMP backup process ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24NDMP restore process ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25Direct access recovery (DAR) ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27NDMP direct copy with VTL .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28

    NDMP direct copy without VTL .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30NDMP direct copy: notes and limitations .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31

    NDMP information on the Web .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32Snapshot Client Assistance .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32NDMP multiplexing .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32

    About NDMP multiplexing general considerations .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33

    Chapter 2 Installing NetBackup for NDMP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35Installation prerequisites ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35Installing on UNIX servers ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36Installing on Windows servers ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37Uninstalling NetBackup for NDMP .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

    Contents

  • Chapter 3 Configuring NDMP backup to NDMP-attacheddevices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39

    About configuring NDMP-attached devices ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39Authorizing access to the NDMP host ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40

    Access for three-way backups and remote NDMP .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41Media and Device Management configuration .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41

    Adding a robot directly attached to an NDMP host ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42Adding a drive ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44Checking the device configuration .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46About adding volumes .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47

    Verifying NDMP password and robot connection .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47Adding NDMP storage units ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47About creating an NDMP policy ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48

    Attributes ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49Schedules ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49Clients ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49Files (Backup Selections) ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50Schedules ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52

    About enabling or disabling DAR .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52Disabling DAR for file and directory restores ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52Disabling DAR for directory restores only ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53

    Setting up clustering .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53Post-installation changes ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....

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