• How do you do a restore from the backup of an ndmp server (SAN) once the server has been removed/replaced with one with a different name?

    If you have a SAN that you back up using ndmp, how do you restore data from backups once you have replaced the SAN. When you try to run the restore it tries to talk to the ndmp server and unsurprisingly can't find it.

  • Channel-error during ndmp-backup from a netapp fas2554 to a lto-7-library. Also permanent open ndmp-sessionto the filer/tapes

    Sometime at week we got a channel-error ("wrong session")  during backups (NetVault v12.4) from our netappfiler to tapelibrary.

    We checked the logs and ask the netappsupport. During the backup I have a ndmpsession to the filer (ndmpserver/ primary…