EDB Technical Update for Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5.2
EDB Backup and Recovery Tool
Technical Alert Details
TECHNICAL UPDATE EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5.2
WHAT’S NEW This announcement is notifying you of a new software release: EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5.2 (BART)
EDB Backup and Recovery facilitates and automates complete hot physical backups of your PostgreSQL or EDB Postgres Advanced Server database. It is a centralized server that can connect to and backup multiple local or remote Postgres databases.
Defects corrected in this update:
Create recovery.signal when restoring on version 12. (BART-541)
Avoid restore failure with large tablespace OID. (Support Ticket #924144, BART-526)
Fix for possible incremental backup failure when WAL files arrive out of order or on multiple timelines. (Support Ticket #930231,870622, 895745; BART-534)
Use local timestamps for backup start and stop times. (Support Ticket #864024, BART-450)
BART 2.3 backup -s all discontinues when 1 error occurs. (Support Ticket #889061, BART-470)
Fix bugs in shell command file descriptor leak and execution error reporting. (Support Ticket #916112, BART-523)
Produce a clearer error message when an invalid WAL segment size is detected. (BART-531)
Add options in the bart.cfg file to specify the archive_path and bart_socket_directory. (Support Ticket #853481, BART-417 and BART-500)
IS THIS ANNOUNCEMENT FOR ME? This announcement is for EDB customers who are using:
EDB Backup and Recovery Tool v2.2 and above.
HOW TO GET THE SOFTWARE AND APPLY IT This update is available as an RPM package that can be downloaded from the yum.enterprisedb.com repository.