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Bacula Director.

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28 October 2017
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NAME

bacula-dir - Bacula Director

SYNOPSIS

bacula-dir [options]

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the bacula-dir command. Bacula's Director Daemon acts as the controller of the network backup system: it is responsible for scheduling and coordinating backups across the network.

OPTIONS

-c file Specify the configuration file to use. -d nn Set debug level to nn. -dt Print timestamp in debug output. -T Send debug messages to the trace file. -f Run in foreground (for debugging). -g group Set the group/gid to run as. -m Print kaboom output (for debugging). -P Do not create a PID file. -r job Run <job>. -s No signals (for debugging). -t Test the configuration file and report errors. -u user Set the username/uid to run as. -v Set verbose mode. -? Show version and usage of program. TCP-WRAPPERS CONFIGURATION Tcpwrappers looks for the service name of the bacula daemons in hosts.allow , and the ser‐ vice names of these daemons is configured to be different from the binary. The service names are configured to be %hostname%-%component% rather than bacula-dir (As defined in the bacula-dir.conf.in file) So the hosts.allow entry has to match %hostname%-%component% (servername-dir for example) instead of bacula-%component% WARNING: This means that if the hosts.allow file has the entry: bacula-dir: ALL you will not be able to run bconsole to connect to the local director! The entry would have to read: server-dir: ALL and this will allow the console to connect to the director. (The process running is bac‐ ula-dir.)

SEE ALSO

bacula-fd(8), bacula-sd(8).

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Jose Luis Tallon <@adv-solutions.net>.
This man page document is released under the BSD 2-Clause license.
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