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FromDual Backup and Recovery Manager for MySQL 1.2.4 has been released

FromDual has the pleasure to announce the release of the new version 1.2.4 of the popular Backup and Recovery Manager for MySQL and MariaDB (fromdual_brman).

You can download the FromDual Backup and Recovery Manager from here.

In the inconceivable case that you find a bug in the Backup and Recovery Manager please report it to our Bugtracker or just send us an email.

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Upgrade from 1.2.x to 1.2.4

# cd ${HOME}/product
# tar xf /download/fromdual_brman-1.2.4.tar.gz
# rm -f fromdual_brman
# ln -s fromdual_brman-1.2.4 fromdual_brman

Changes in FromDual Backup Manager 1.2.4

This release contains mainly fixes related to the backup type cleanup.

You can verify your current FromDual Backup Manager version with the following command:

shell> fromdual_bman --version

FromDual Backup Manager

  • Library synced from myEnv project.

FromDual Backup Manager Cleanup

  • Ignore warning for non empty backup directories in cleanup.
  • Check if directory exist before going into recursive lookup in cleanup.
  • Function rmdir is also covered by simulate option now in cleanup.
  • Backup type cleanup also considers physical backup and catalog now.