NetWorker 7.6.5.1 update release

19/02/2013
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The first cumulative hotfix release for those who are using NetWorker version 7.6 SP5.
Please note that this cumulative hot fix can be installed as fresh installation or upgrade installation.

It is release 7.6.5.1, Build 1180.

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

Cumulative hotfix 7.6.5.1 includes the following new fixes:

NW146898 – Jukebox mount operation without -f allows to go through when this physical storage node is attached to a server in a cluster.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW139407 – NMM Exchange Level Full Savesets change to recoverable while its dependent incrementals are still browsable.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW140577 – When specifying -q option, recover creates needless folder in original location.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134100

NW140787 – Discrepancy in mminfo and nsrinfo output for NDMP saveset: mminfo incorrectly reports billions of files.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW141518 – nsrd intermittently core dumps following upgrade to 7.6.3.4 – *** glibc detected *** /usr/sbin/nsrd: double free or corruption.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW142588 – savegrp hangs while connecting to new clients with incorrect RPC version using SSH.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW143598 – Following upgrade to NetWorker 7.6.3, SQL database files (mdf, ldf) are no longer skipped during save.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134093

NW144230 – nwrecover can’t be started from NMC, Error returned: Unknown host.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg133798

NW145267 – Following upgrade to NetWorker 7.6.3.7, nsrd crashes upon startup on RedHat Linux 6.2.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW145454 – Improper flow of control while using local directives.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW145816 – VSS client save fails with misleading error: "filename, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect" and silently falls back to agent-assisted indirect save.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134312

NW146028 – Savegroup parallelism is ignored when nsrjobd is particularly busy (race condition).
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

NW146410 – VADP: nsrvadp_recover crashes during recover of VM with Physical compatiblity RDMs.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg133752

NW146617 – VADP: nsrvadp_save faults on libvmdk.dll during backup.
Solution either could not be found or is not available for viewing!

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!