Advantages of using ZFS with rdiff-backup

2020-06-24 - by Patrik Dufresne

In the past year, Linux has welcomed a newcomer to the file system area. With ext4 still being the de facto choice for desktops and most server installations, and with Btrfs failing to deliver the promise of a next generation file system, ZFS is delivering this long-awaited feature. ZFS is not a ...

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Migration to is completed

2020-05-20 - by Patrik Dufresne

Migration to is completed ! Last week, we have officially completed the migration of our 20 projects to We are using Gitlab for a couple of years already, but at that time was not a viable option. Fortunately, has changed its service offering over the ...

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Rdiffweb Release v1.4.0

2020-05-20 - by Patrik Dufresne

Thanks to our sponsor, this release introduces a feature to have better control over the users' permission by defining 3 different levels of acess: Admin, Maintainer and User. This addition allows you to have better control on what your users can or can't do with their backup repositories. Fix si...

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Rdiffweb Release v1.3.2

2020-04-23 - by Patrik Dufresne

I am pleased to announce the new release of rdiffweb made available on April 23, 2020. Release v1.3.2 This minor releases fixes issues found while testing release 1.3.0. Fix lookup of executable rdiff-backup and rdiffweb-restore to search in current virtualenv. Fix repository view when multiple r...

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Rdiffweb Release v1.2.2

2020-03-05 - by Patrik Dufresne

This new release mainly adds corrections and continues building the foundation for upcoming new features soon to be integrated into rdiffweb. With these changes we continue to work on our target objectives to provide a better digital experience to the end users. Here is the full list of changes m...

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Rdiffweb Release v1.2.0

2020-01-30 - by Patrik Dufresne

This release focuses on improving the persistence layers for better extendibility. The benefit of this release is an overall faster browsing of your rdiff-backup! Here is the full list of changes made in this new release: Add explicit testing for Debian Stretch & Debian Buster. Change the persist...

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Rdiffweb Release v1.1.0 – Improvements to the Administration Area

2019-10-31 - by Patrik Dufresne

Compared to our previous major release v1.0.0, this new version has major improvements to the administration area. Administrators may browse and restore data from other users’ backup. New views were added to display system information and server logs. Here is the full list of changes made in this...

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Rdiffweb release 1.0.0

2019-09-11 - by Patrik Dufresne

After a quiet year for rdiffweb, I'm glad to announce an official release. Version 1.0.0 This new version mark the foundation of an open-source Minarca version soon to be announced. Here what changed from version 0.10.9. Make repository removal more robust Improve performance of librdiff Add new ...

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D3js for Rdiffweb

2016-04-09 - by Patrik Dufresne

I don't know about you, but I do love diagrams and graphs. It's so useful, in a glimpse of an eye you get the big picture. For these reasons, I had the idea to include graphs within Rdiffweb. I've worked on a new plugin soon available for Rdiffweb and Minarca (my SaaS version of Rdiffweb). This p...

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