stanczyk at pcisys.net
Wed Sep 14 13:24:39 MDT 2005
On Wed, 14 Sep 2005, Dan Ferris wrote:
> Does anyone have any experience with Bacula?
> I'm thinking about dumping AMANDA (which I hate) and trying out Bacula.
> Any advice or experiences would be welcomed.
My Experience: *Bleck*-ula
I wanted to try it out too. Got the tar.gz file, unpacked it, start
./configure. It couldn't find my mysql. *sigh*
Got the RPM files. Couldn't install the RPM's unless the mysql root
password was empty. Huh? Ok, I set the password to blank since the
test machine was Internet connected.
Turns out that all the different GUI's are for monitoring, the only
way I saw to setup and manage the actual backup was with the command
That's fine for me but the people who I was investigating Backula for
would be totally hosed.
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