Technical Update for EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5
EDB Backup and Recovery Tool
Technical Alert Details
TECHNICAL UPDATE EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5
WHAT’S NEW This announcement is notifying you of a new software release: EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Tool 2.5
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.
In previous releases, EDB introduced capabilities such as block-level incremental backup, policy enforced management and naming of the backup files, compressed storage, and low disk space alerts.
Highlights of this release includes:
Support for PostgreSQL 12 and EDB Postgres Advanced Server version 12
BART Reference Guide
A new Reference guide, which enables users to refer to BART subcommands and examples quickly. For details, please see the EDB Postgres Backup and Recovery Reference Guide available at:https://www.enterprisedb.com/edb-docs
Defects corrected in this update:
Fix ‘bart check-config’ to accept archive_mode=’always’, and to not check bart-scanner when incremental backups are disabled. (Support Ticket #876908, BART-456, BART-465)
Correctly restore backups taken with xlog_method = stream (Support Ticket #877507, BART-455)
Avoid writing to bart-auto.log when another log file has been specified (Support Ticket #830541, BART-475)