Bacula Client Compatibility Issue

Issue

I came across a problem recently when trying to back up a Bacula client running bacula-fd version 7.0.5 from a Bacula server running bacual-director / bacula-sd version 5.2.6.

Here are the error messages:

Authorization key rejected by Storage daemon
Bad response to Storage command: wanted 2000 OK storage, got 2902 Bad storage

Diagnosis

It seemed the older storage daemon was not compatible with newer client.

Resolution

I installed Bareos client.

Bareos is a fork of Bacula project. Their FAQs informs us that the bareos-fd is compatible with all version of the bacula director when you enable the compatible mode in the config of the file daemon. On Debian and Ubuntu,, installation is straightforward since Bareos packages are available from the software repositories.

apt-get install bareos-client

The installer automatically removes the Bacula client during installation. Now edit the client configuration file (bareos-fd.conf) and make sure Bacula compatibility is on.

compatible = yes

Environment

Date: Oct 2016
Client: 
  Operating System: Ubuntu 16.04
  Bacula Client: 7.0.5
  Bareos Client: 14.2.6-3
Server:
  Operating System: Debian 8.6
  Bacula Storage (PostgreSQL): 5.2.6

 

Deixe um comentário

Preencha os seus dados abaixo ou clique em um ícone para log in:

Logotipo do WordPress.com

Você está comentando utilizando sua conta WordPress.com. Sair /  Alterar )

Foto do Google

Você está comentando utilizando sua conta Google. Sair /  Alterar )

Imagem do Twitter

Você está comentando utilizando sua conta Twitter. Sair /  Alterar )

Foto do Facebook

Você está comentando utilizando sua conta Facebook. Sair /  Alterar )

Conectando a %s