What is fixed in NetWorker 7.6 SP4?

07/07/2012
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Great! Service Pack 4 for NetWorker 7.6 was just release.

This is the initial release for all NetWorker users who would like to update/upgrade to this release if necessary.

It is release 7.6.4.0, Build 1039.

This initial release includes generally the following new fixes:

NW121900 Multibyte characters in NDMP saveset names are not displayed correctly
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW125094 Unable to select 256kB blocksize in NMC unless CDI is used
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg126641

NW127325 When save sets are queued but still not started and the timeout from savepnpc is reached, the pre-command script restarts upon starting the next save set
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127920

NW129960 Save.exe uses 99% CPU usage when Avamar node is used for backup on the client
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW130962 Nsrd processes hang after upgrade on HP-UX
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131367 "Last run" is not updated when restarting a failed group
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131790 Messages truncated in Windows nsrwatch with Japanese Language pack installed
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131986 Nsrexecd core dumps on Windows 2003 backup server after upgrade
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW132348 Restoring the file system the dmf asm fails when non-standard characters are present in the filename
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW132466 Cumulative Build number not collected from running nsrpush –i
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg124900

NW132517 WORM volumes relabelled and media entries deleted but scanner rebuilds media with R flag
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127345

NW132964 lgtolm res corruption occures on license update, prevents bootstrap backup
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133029 License is automatically deleted from NLM when the autochanger slots exceed 32767
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133248 Error message "lgtolmd poll() error: Invalid argument" causes /nsr/lic/logs/lgtolm.res to grow up to about 100GB per day after entering an enabler into the license manager
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133363 Nsrexecd core dump, networker daemon.raw shows errors with authentication
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg125148

NW133576 Client connection licenses are no longer being used for virtual clients
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127859

NW133605 Mount operations hang in nsrmmgd when they are completed
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg126624

NW133634 Recycling a volume lasts 35 seconds, blocking nsrmmgd
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133723 Nsrim core dump occurs after upgrade
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133858 nsrndmp_save -D9 DSA backup render fails with RPC authentication error
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134089 Gstd cores after updating NetWorker and NMC to use CST 2.0.1.11
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg125532

NW134178 Operating system group permissions not honored for recovery
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129104

NW134308 Scheduled clone attempts to clone save sets from source pools not configured
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134342 Option to change Product Destination Path for NMC not displayed post upgrade
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134362 DD cloning fails with ‘Not enough space’ when too many ssids are specified
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg125863

NW134549 RPC Connections active post nsr_shutdown
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134618 VADP image recovery for reports error " Failed to propagate handle" though recover is successful
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134629 NetWorker does not honor storage node attribute Max Active Devices
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134657 Incorrect session details when one group backup spans to subsequent volumes
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134860 Save.exe terminates during backup after upgrade
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128640

NW134973 VADP backup failing for clients in DMZ
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127348

NW135020 Nsrwatch core dumps post upgrade
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW135040 GSTD core dumps when marking an unlabelled volume as read-only
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW135128 Recovery from NWUser not possible if a folder exists named ‘registry’
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW135167 Recoverpsm fails wth error “Could not load the backup/restore DLL libbmsbr.so” on Solaris 10 AMD64
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW135173 An unchecked str copy copies user supplied data onto the stack
http://knowledgebase.emc.com/emcice/documentDisplay.do;jsessionid=6C5176A191EAB8C210364D3455C9D830?docType=1006&clusterName=DefaultCluster&resultType=5002&groupId=1&page=&docProp=$solution_id&docPropValue=emc286432&passedTitle=null

NW135221 Nsr_render_log not rendering all required information
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127342

NW135319 Messaging problems with automatic cloning
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128861

NW135377 After upgrading NMC the gstd process consumes high CPU
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW135425 Recover of NDMP files from winworkr.exe fails with “nothing to recover”
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg126128

NW135701 NMC does not display correct % Used for volumes, though mminfo does
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129153

NW135947 Encrypt data backup failing for large save set above (greater than 250 GB) on Windows 64-bit.
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128683

NW136125 Gstd cores after upgrade on AIX with PowerPath installed
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127828

NW136127 Nsradmin schedule override changes do not appear in NMC
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136447 DPA reports negative save set size due to large number provided by NetWorker
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136455 Automatic Read Host selection does not behave as expected, and appears to select the server only
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136479 NMC Group Details does not provide messages when one client with one save set fails without index
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136575 AFTD RO save sets are indefinitely in progress and so cannot be deleted from disk
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136650 Nsrvadp_save crashes during “FULL” VM backup that has millions of files with FLR enabled
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128126

NW136750 After system reboot, the /tmp/lgto_scsi_devlist needs to be deleted
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136756 Memory of nsrd increases after upgrade
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136785 License Manager unable to allocate a Cluster client license as a traditional client connection license
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136823 Nsradmin causes nsrd core dump when given incorrect input
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136896 Save.exe faulting on VSS save set backups
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129645

NW136935 Nsrclone loops continuously even with -F option
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW136987 NMC SQL Anywhere temp files have world writable permissions
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg127831

NW137085 Creating new devices by copy resets some attributes to default values
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128102

NW137183 Failed or aborted VADP backup does not remove snapshot from vCenter
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW137199 Savegroup hangs during backup of Disk Quota Databases component of VSS SYSTEM SERVICES
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW137243 Client backups hang when using customized script
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129415

NW137528 Mmd does not close connections to Data Domain boxes under certain circumstances
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW137810 lgtolm.res remains locked after update license used
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW137919 NetWorker not deleting Bootstrap save sets from disk volumes after staging save sets to physical tape
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128969

NW138008 Failed VSS backups are reported as successful in mediadb
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW138056 Jbedit does not work properly with virtual jukebox mapped to a clustered NetWorker server
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW138088 Invalid XML output from mminfo
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW138482 VTL frame license not taken automatically from LLM, need to enable/disable VTL to get license
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW138588 DISASTER_RECOVERY:\ backup fails with error: "Cluster…
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW138595 Nsrvadp_save terminates
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129666

NW138763 Avamar server fills up as expired save set deletion initiated by Networker is not accepted by Avamar
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129152

NW138858 jobsdb ‘session info’ records are not purged, size increases continuously
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129756
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg128907

NW138898 EFI Partition on IBM system X VSS SYSTEM FILESET backup is failing due to BOOT BCD error
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129646

NW139025 Savegroup restarts of Index-only groups ignore group dependencies and attempt to back up client dependencies
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW139047 NMC savepsm backup on SunCluster 3.2 fails for NMCASA save set
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129132
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg103989

NW139823 FLR backup of Windows VM fails with the error “you have requested access to an area of the virtual disk that is out of bounds”
https://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg129315

NW123139 Add a help window for nsrwatch
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW125492 Exclude unused blocks option for Image level backups
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW125571 Add an Application Info variable VADP_DISABLE_CBT
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW128008 Add Optimized disk reads feature
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW128796 Improve performance of CBT based incremental backups with FLR enabled
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131294 Provide option to unset the queisce flag for VADP backup
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131317 Consider pool when calculating target session
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW131428 Data Domain Device Type licensing changes
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW133644 Update DDBOOST library to 2.4.0.2
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW134724 NMC to contain SQLAnywhere version 9.0.2
Still not published on Powerlink.

NW137826 Update libDDBoost.so to include DD BOOST version 2.4.1.x library
Still not published on Powerlink.

If you need a specific OS binary of this release, then you can download it from EMC Powerlink website!

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