NBU-839: False Alarms Triggered on NBUMediaServerStatus (Media Server Status)

Feb 21, 2018
Patch for Veritas NetBackup KM for PATROL - Version(s) 3.1.00,3.1.01

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Patch content

Command control file

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if you are using NetBackup KM v3.1.00 or 3.1.01 and notice false alarms on the NBUMediaServerStatus (Media Server Status) parameter.

What does it fix?

The command used for monitoring NetBackup media servers has been modified to report only the relevant master and media servers and prevent false alarms.

How to install the patch?

  1. Unzip
  2. Backup the old control file under %PATROL_HOME%\lib\NBU (on Windows) or $PATROL_HOME/lib/NBU (on UNIX/Linux) PATROL Agent system and replace with the patched control file. There is no need to restart the PATROL Agent.
  3. Resume the procedure on all the PATROL Agents where the Veritas NetBackup KM v3.1.00 or v3.1.01 is installed.