Zmanda 4.3 Release Notes


What is 4.3?

  • Zmanda 4.3 is the latest release with new features and enhancements that upgrade the Zmanda backup and recovery experience.
  • With this release we’re adding compatibility with latest Client OS versions and Client triggered RMAN backups.

New Features and Enhancements

  • RMAN triggered Oracle Backups: Oracle Backups can now be handled in Zmanda even when triggered from Oracle’s RMAN utility.
  • New Client OS/DB Versions released: Updated Zmanda agents for:
    • Enterprise Linux 7,8,9
    • Fedora 36,37
    • Debian 10,11
    • Ubuntu 16.04,18.04,20.04,22.04

Known Issues

  • Windows Restore:
    • Restores fail when trying to recover to the “C:/Users” path.
  • Cloud Storage Restore:
    • Backups for DLEs larger than 5TB fail to be restored.
  • Upgrade/Migration - AWS and Wasabi Backup:
    • Backupsets using AWS or Wasabi as storage created on versions prior to Zmanda 4.2 can’t be reconfigured or backed up.
  • NDMP Source Creation:
    • Source creation is failing when the password is pasted in the pop-up.
  • SUSE Client:
    • The installation of SUSE Client binaries is failing on SUSE 12.
  • Solaris Client:
    • Backups are failing when they are encrypted at Client in Solaris 11.
  • Ubuntu 22.04 Client:
    • Backups created using Custom compression fails to be restored.
    • Backup Port (10080) is not starting upon installation of Ubuntu 22.04 client agent binaries.