Barman 2.19 released

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09 march 2022: EnterpriseDB is proud to announce the release of Barman version 2.19, a Backup and Recovery Manager for PostgreSQL.

Release Notes

  • Change barman diagnose output date format to ISO8601.

  • Add Google Cloud Storage (GCS) support to barman cloud.

  • Support current and latest recovery targets for the --target-tli option of barman recover.

  • Add documentation for installation on SLES.

  • Bug fixes

    • barman-wal-archive --test now returns a non-zero exit code when an error occurs.

    • Fix barman-cloud-check-wal-archive behaviour when -t option is used so that it exits after connectivity test.

    • barman recover now continues when --no-get-wal is used and "get-wal" is not set in recovery_options.

    • Fix barman show-servers --format=json ${server} output for inactive server.

    • Check for presence of barman_home in configuration file.

    • Passive barman servers will no longer store two copies of the tablespace data when syncing backups taken with backup_method = postgres.

  • We thank richyen for his contributions to this release.


Source code and wheel file can be downloaded from release 2.19 page.

About Barman

Barman is an open-source administration tool for backup and disaster recovery of PostgreSQL servers written in Python. It allows organizations to perform remote backups of multiple servers in business critical environments and help DBAs during the recovery phase.

Barman is maintained by EnterpriseDB and distributed under GPL v3.