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Bacula Release 7.4.7

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.7 to Source Forge and to the Bacula.org website. This version is a minor bug fix release that hopefully finally corrects the seg fault on OpenBSD due to the new ACL/XATTR code, and it also fixes most build problems on Solaris 10 as […]

Bacula Release 7.4.6

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.6 to Source Forge and to the Bacula.org website. This version is a minor bug fix release that fixes a number of bugs in the prior release as well as some long standing bugs. If you are already running Bacula version 7.4.0 or […]

Release 7.4.5 to Source Forge

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.5 to Source Forge. This version is a minor bug fix release that includes a rewrite of the  ACL and XATTR code by Radoslaw Korzeniewski.  It also corrects the btape fill command to work properly (tape testing prior to use). If you are […]

Bacula Status Report — 5 October 2016

The last Status Report was in February 2016, so this one is a bit overdue. That said, I would like to discuss the following subjects:
1. Bacula Release Status
2. Windows Binaries
3. Next Bacula Version
4. Bacula Forks
5. The Storage, Visualisation, Cloud (SVC) awards 2016

Release 7.4.4

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.4 This version is a minor bug fix release. If you are a packager, I strongly advise you to take the 7.4.4 version since it corrects a number of problems related to packaging and installation. If you are already running Bacula version 7.4.0, […]

Bacula Release 7.4.3

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.3. This is a bug fix release. Primarily to correct the GCC 6.0 bug (for more see below). As a reminder, the Windows File Daemon is available for download on the www.bacula.org web site for personal use. Since there are no updates to […]

Release 7.4.2

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.2. This version consists of mainly bug fixes. The most important fix is for MySQL 5.7, which no longer is distributed with a libmysqlxx_r (thread-safe or reentant) file. This caused Bacula linked for MySQL to fail at startup. If you are a packager, […]

Release 7.4.1

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 7.4.1. This version consists of mainly bug fixes, most of which are minor, but some are annoying. If you are a packager, I strongly advise you to take the 7.4.1 version as opposed to 7.4.0 since version 7.4.1 corrects a number of problems […]

Baculum – official rpm and deb package repositories

We have prepared the Baculum official packages and repositories for the following distributions: – CentOS – Fedora – Debian – Ubuntu The repositories contain the latest version of Baculum (7.4.0-1) and they will be updated after each new version release. Full installation instructions for the rpm and deb packages from the official repositories are available […]

About the author

Rob Morrison

Rob Morrison started his IT career with Silicon Graphics in Switzerland, which developed into a wide variety of IT management roles for almost 10 years. He has subsequently held various management positions in professional open source companies such as JBoss, Red Hat and Pentaho, contributing to the growth of these well-known companies. He is a graduate of Plymouth University and holds an Digital Media and Communications BSc Honours degree, and completed an Overseas Studies Program.