NetWorker 7.6.5.2 update release

20/03/2013
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The second 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 7.6.5.2, Build 1187.

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

Cumulative hotfix 7.6.5.2 includes the following new fixes:

NW147898 – nsrexecd leaking memory during normal operations.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134966

NW147600 – nsrim -X does not delete expired savesets on AFTD.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134274

NW147574 – MAC client interface does not show backups of other clients for directed recovery.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134775

NW147315 – VADP: Full VM recover fails: Error writing to VMDK: 0 bytes written instead of n bytes.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134832

NW147148 – nsrd core dumps when debugging levels are enabled on nsrd.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134470

NW146507 – Improved error logging in libDDCL for libDDBoost init
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg133832

NW146027 – When RAW device backups are listed in the nsrinfo output, the recover may not list those that end with ‘\’ on Windows.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg133550

NW145874 – VADP: Incremental backups not backing up files on the E and F drives
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134831

NW145864 – Effective permission changed after backup & recovery on Linux.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134101

NW145600 – The post command is started in the end of the group and not in the end of the client.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134511

NW145558 – segmentation fault upon recovery of avamar savesets.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134530

NW144713 – Unable to do FLR backups for VMs with no drive letters assigned to a partition.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg135010

NW139478 – gstd.exe crashing while attempting to access device configuration.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134899

NW138301 – nsrmmdbd cores frequently.
http://solutions.emc.com/emcsolutionview.asp?id=esg134849

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!