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.

NOTE
Before you install the product, check the Customer Support website at http://www.bmc.com/support for
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updated documentation (for example, flashes and technical bulletins) product downloads, patches, and fixes (PTFs) product availability and compatibility (PAC) data

The following topics are provided: What’s new . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Corrected problems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Known issues and workarounds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Installation information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Requirements and supported resources. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . How to obtain the product . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Related information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Support information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 2 2 3 3 4 4 4

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

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

Put the host’s ip address in the tcpinfo parameter.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. the BMC SQL-BackTrack product and the BMC Recovery Manager Module work together with that version of Networker.0. For a complete list of operating systems for version 4.com/supportu/PAC_utility/index.bmc. Syntax: tcpinfo=<valid ip address>. the recovery will fail.13 of BMC Recovery Manager Module.13 for EMC Networker 3 . In addition to the requirements listed in BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker. there must at least 500 Mb available to be used as a disk staging area during backup and recovery. For general information about requirements and supported resources. If a BMC SQL-BackTrack product is supported on the same operating system as a version of EMC Legato Networker. Requirements and supported resources This section provides information about requirements and supported resources for version 4.13 of BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker.0. see BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker. and you specify the Sybase dataserver port with the tcpinfo parameter in the pools file.0. BMC Recovery Manager Module Version 4. Workaround: Use an absolute path to specify the staged directory. 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. Workarounds: I Do not specify the same port number as the Sybase dataserver port in the pool file. the backup will not complete correctly.<dataserver port> I QM001563593 If you use a symbolic link to specify the staged directory.cfm.

11 BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker 4.11 If you have problems with or questions about a BMC product. If you do not have a current license for the product. 2010 . see the Customer Support website at http://www.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.0. you must register and set up a user name and password.bmc.0.10 Level of support full full full no support no support BMC SQL-BackTrack NetWorker OBSI Module 3.13 BMC Recovery Manager Module for EMC Networker 4. or for the latest support policies. 4 Release Notes July 2. Related information The BMC Recovery Manager Module Installation and User Guide for EMC Legato Networker supports the product. To use the website. You can also subscribe to proactive alerts to receive e-mail messages when notices are issued or updated.0.xx BMC SQL-BackTrack NetWorker OBSI Module 3. contact a BMC sales representative by calling 800 793 4262.com/support. If you cannot download the product.0. Individual product documents (books and notices) are available on the Customer Support website. 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.com/epd. You can order hardcopy documentation from your BMC sales representative or from the website. contact a sales representative and request a physical kit.1.bmc.

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