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9 Responses

  1. Nagul says:

    Please give complete installation.

  2. Abdul Hameed says:

    Avishek Kumar,

    As per your instruction install amanda 3.3.5 on my centos 6.5 but fail to install please see the below error.
    chown root:backup /usr/local/sbin/amservice
    chown: invalid group: `root:backup’
    make[5]: *** [installperms-exec] Error 1
    make[5]: Leaving directory `/etc/amanda-3.3.5/common-src’
    make[4]: *** [install-exec-am] Error 2
    make[4]: Leaving directory `/etc/amanda-3.3.5/common-src’
    make[3]: *** [install-am] Error 2
    make[3]: Leaving directory `/etc/amanda-3.3.5/common-src’
    make[2]: *** [install] Error 2
    make[2]: Leaving directory `/etc/amanda-3.3.5/common-src’
    make[1]: *** [install-recursive] Error 1
    make[1]: Leaving directory `/etc/amanda-3.3.5′
    make: *** [install] Error 2
    [[email protected] amanda-3.3.5]# amadmin –version
    bash: amadmin: command not found
    [[email protected] amanda-3.3.5]# amdump all
    bash: amdump: command not found
    [[email protected] amanda-3.3.5]# cd
    [[email protected] ~]# amdump all
    bash: amdump: command not found
    [[email protected] ~]# amflush -f all
    bash: amflush: command not found

    • pj montmayor says:

      I ran into the same issue with the make install portion as above.

      The message reporting that the group:backup did not exist seemed to be the first of the cascade of errors.

      I created the group “backup” and then edited the newly created group to include root as a member and the make install step completed with error.

      After that the amadmin –version gave me my currrent build version.

  3. Rahul says:

    Thanks Avishek sir,

    please explain more how to add clients linux and windows systems. i have try it but i was facing problem with restoring option.

    so kindly help for this.

    Rahul Patadiya

  4. rediff says:

    Very well written , thanks.

  5. kappa179 says:

    Does it support file versioning?

    • Avishek Kumar says:

      Sorry but i could not find it in official documents anywhere.
      I need to test it myself which requires plenty of time.

      :) If you come to know, please let us know.

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