NetWorker 7.6.1.2 update release

28/12/2010
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For all who have suffered from the bugs of the previous hotfix. Here is a pain softener release!

The second cumulative hotfix release for those who are using NetWorker version 7.6 SP1.
Please note that this cumulative hot fix can be installed as fresh installation or upgrade installation.

It is release 7.6.1.2, Build 436.

If you are wondering why should you update your version of NetWorker.
Or with other words, what is fixed in this release?

Cumulative hotfix 7.6.1.2 includes the following new fixes:

LGTsc30997: Encrypted recover does not recover all files.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118715

NW124428  : save: fixed free of unmalloc()’ed memory in hardlink processing.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118654
 
NW123797  : MAC OS X: save failed to gather extended attribute values for files.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118655

NW121692  : Datetime field of some NetWorker commandd are garbled in Japanese locale.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118512

NW124076  : MAC OS X: Unable to backup file system mounted through fstab.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118656

NW123563  : NMC becomes unresponsive when switching between tabs it hangs at 5%.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118832

NW114129  : OpenVMS: backup fails due to 30 second RPC timeout.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg114772

NW118927  : GPT partition table support (originally "EFI Partition on VSS SYSTEM FILESET backup fails due to BOOT BCD error").
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg115883

NW121085  : Windows: skipping any mount point in the path of any writers of the system.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118779

NW121897  : NDMP: all tapes are marked as "prematurely full" at EOM.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg117988
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118710

NW122693  : Solaris hangs when uninstall the NetWorker Storage node software.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg117192

NW123608  : NDMP DSA backups do not run successfully when the -P parameter is specified.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg118047

If you need a specific OS binary of this release, then you can ask EMC support team through the email, or by the “Live Chat” from the EMC Powerlink site, and they will for sure give you the right thing you need.

These packages are also available at: ftp://ftp.legato.com/pub/NetWorker/Cumulative_Hotfixes/7.6

After downloading the necessary binary, make sure it is the good build!