Release Notes

BMC Recovery Manager Module
for EMC Networker Version: 4.0.13 July 2, 2010

BMC Software is releasing version 4.0.13 of the BMC Recovery Manager Module product for EMC Networker. These release notes supplement the product documentation and describe enhancements and resolved problems in this version.

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What’s new
BMC Recovery Manager Module now supports the EMC Networker 7.6 client.

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QM001657709 BMC Recovery Manager Module did not immediately proceed to the next file after saving a file to the networker. Known issues and workarounds The following issues remain open in this release of BMC Recovery Manager Module. QM001649807 Database backup attempts failed when the EMC Networker pool name contained a space. QM001657707 Restore operations used the host name defined in the (RFE) sqlbt_emc_networker_options. 2010 . Scheduling backups through the BMC Recovery Manager Module nsrsqlbt utility is not supported. until the current file was completely written. QM001528449 Launching more than one expiry program from BMC SQL-BackTrack at the same time causes one of the expiry programs to exit. 2 Release Notes July 2. Tracking number QM000547911 Issue You can schedule unattended backups through a cron job on Linux® or by using the Windows Scheduler utility. Tracking ID Description QM001656666 Attempts to restore data from the BMC Recovery Manager Module failed. The table lists a tracking ID for each issue.Corrected problems Corrected problems The following problems were reported earlier and were corrected in this version.rdf file. if file size values changed during a recovery operation. instead of the host name from the backup. The table lists a tracking ID for each issue.

Syntax: tcpinfo=<valid ip address>. In addition to the requirements listed in BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker.13 of BMC Recovery Manager Module. Workarounds: I Do not specify the same port number as the Sybase dataserver port in the pool file. the BMC SQL-BackTrack product and the BMC Recovery Manager Module work together with that version of Networker. the recovery will fail. and you specify the Sybase dataserver port with the tcpinfo parameter in the pools file.0.Installation information Tracking number QM001554323 Issue When you use BMC Recovery Manager for Databases: BMC SQL-BackTrack for Sybase with BMC Recovery Manager Module. see the Product Availability and Compatibility Utility at http://www.0. Requirements and supported resources This section provides information about requirements and supported resources for version 4. the backup will not complete correctly.cfm. Put the host’s ip address in the tcpinfo parameter.13 for EMC Networker 3 .<dataserver port> I QM001563593 If you use a symbolic link to specify the staged directory. see BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker. If a BMC SQL-BackTrack product is supported on the same operating system as a version of EMC Legato Networker.0. there must at least 500 Mb available to be used as a disk staging area during backup and recovery. BMC Recovery Manager Module Version 4.com/supportu/PAC_utility/index. Workaround: Use an absolute path to specify the staged directory.bmc.13 of BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker. Installation information This section contains installation information that supplements or supersedes the information in the BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker. For general information about requirements and supported resources. For a complete list of operating systems for version 4.

4 Release Notes July 2. Related information The BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker supports the product. contact a sales representative and request a physical kit.0. You can also subscribe to proactive alerts to receive e-mail messages when notices are issued or updated.0.bmc.xx BMC SQL-BackTrack NetWorker OBSI Module 3. To use the website.13 BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker 4.0.How to obtain the product How to obtain the product BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker is available for download from the BMC Electronic Product Distribution (EPD) website at http://webapps. Support information BMC provides the following levels of support for BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker: Version BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker 4.bmc. If you cannot download the product.com/support. If you do not have a current license for the product. You can order hardcopy documentation from your BMC sales representative or from the website. or for the latest support policies.11 If you have problems with or questions about a BMC product.1. Individual product documents (books and notices) are available on the Customer Support website. you must register and set up a user name and password.11 BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker 4. 2010 . contact a BMC sales representative by calling 800 793 4262.10 Level of support full full full no support no support BMC SQL-BackTrack NetWorker OBSI Module 3. see the Customer Support website at http://www.0.com/epd.

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