21 March 2019: 2ndQuadrant is proud to announce the release of Barman version 2.7, a Backup and Recovery Manager for PostgreSQL.
This is a bugfix release fixes various bugs in backup parallel copy, geo redundancy usability and UTF-8 input/output handling.
For a complete list of changes, see the “Release Notes” section below.
- Man page, section 1
- Man page, section 5
- Client utilities for Barman
- pgespresso extension
Fix error handling during the parallel backup. Previously an unrecoverable error during the copy could have corrupted the barman internal state, requiring a manual kill of barman process with SIGTERM and a manual cleanup of the running backup in PostgreSQL. (GH#199)
Ignore history/backup/partial files for first sync of geo-redundancy (GH#198)
Fix network failure with geo-redundancy causing cron to break (GH#202)
Fix backup validation in PostgreSQL older than 9.2
Various documentation fixes