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Old 05-04-2005
veritas NETbackup command

i am using veritas admenistration console to control all backup operations of our servers .
we use SUN LT25 LTO library connected to a backupserver running solaris 8 .
i was wondering if there is a command that i can use from solaris so that i can activate and deactivate some policeis , rather than to always use the GUI .

regards
cheers
# 2  
Old 05-04-2005
there are more than a few Netbackup commands that you can use on the command line to do whatever you need or for your scripting needs ... check the Netbackup manuals ...
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Old 05-04-2005
i went through the Document that comes with veritas, i found loads and loads of command ,but this specific command i wasnt able to find .
i.e. enable and disable policeis .
anybody any ideas
cheers
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Old 05-04-2005
USAGE: bpplinfo policy_name -L|-l|-U [-v] [-M master_server,...]
bpplinfo policy_name -set|-modify [-v] [-M master_server,...]
[-active | -inactive] [-pt policy_type]
[-ut] [-ef effective_time]
[-residence label]
[-pool label]
[-priority priority]
[-rfile flag] [-blkincr flag]
[-multiple_streams flag] [-keyword "keyword phrase"]
[-encrypt flag]
[-collect_tir_info value] [-compress flag]
[-crossmp flag] [-disaster flag] [-follownfs flag]
[-policyjobs max_jobs(0=unlimited)]

Valid values for policy_type:
Standard Apollo-wbak Oracle Informix-On-BAR
Sybase Macintosh NetWare DataTools-SQL-BackTrack
MS-Windows-NT OS/2 MS-SQL-Server MS-Exchange-Server
SAP DB2 NDMP FlashBackup Split-Mirror
AFS DataStore Lotus-Notes NCR-Teradata
Vault
# 5  
Old 11-16-2008
You can also suspend and resume scheduling jobs with the following:
nbpemreq –suspend_scheduling
nbpemreq -resume_scheduling

I deactivate and activate the policies via cron

# crontab -l | grep -i activate

0 5 * * 1-5 /usr/local/scripts/policy-deactivate.sh
0 14 * * 1-5 /usr/local/scripts/policy-activate.sh

# cat /usr/local/scripts/policy-deactivate.sh
#! /bin/sh
for i in `/usr/bin/cat /usr/local/scripts/policylist`
do
/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpplinfo $i -modify -inactive
done

# cat /usr/local/scripts/policy-activate.sh
#! /bin/sh
for i in `/usr/bin/cat /usr/local/scripts/policylist`
do
/usr/openv/netbackup/bin/admincmd/bpplinfo $i -modify -active
done
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