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Release 9.0.4

6 September 2017

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 9.0.4 This is a minor bug fix release and mainly fixes the make_ and update_ sqlite3 database scripts. 06Sep17 – Update po files 05Sep17 – Fix SQLite3 upgrade tables script fixes bug #2306 – baculum: Fix language setting in config file 03Sep17 – […]

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Release 9.0.3

8 August 2017

We are pleased to announce that we have just released Bacula version 9.0.3 This is a minor bug fix release and mainly fixes the single drive mount/unmount problem. 08Aug17 – baculum: Fix access denied error on api install wizard page – baculum: Remove assigning to api host when user is deleted – baculum: Fix empty […]

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Supported Tape Drives

Bacula uses standard operating system calls (read, write, ioctl) to interface to tape drives. As a consequence, it relies on having a correctly written OS tape driver. Bacula is known to work perfectly well with SCSI tape drivers on FreeBSD, Linux, Solaris, and Windows machines, and it may work on other *nix machines.

Generally any modern tape drive (i.e. after 2010) will work out of the box with Bacula using the standard Bacula Device specification in the bacula-sd.conf file.

Please check the Tape Testing Chapter of the Bacula manual for procedures that you can use to verify if your tape drive will work with Bacula.

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