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Amanda Enterprise Patch 9426

Amanda Enterprise 3.0.2 patch 9426 is a patch release that provides bug fixes for ZMC issues reported by Amanda Enterprise customers.  The patch release contains fixes only to the Amanda server.

It is important to read Amanda 3.0.2 release notes and Amanda 3.0 documentation because this release is a patch to Amanda Enterprise 3.0.2

Patch installation procedure

Note: Zmanda Management Console should not be in use during this process. Amanda backup or restoration should not be in progress.

  1. Install Amanda 3.0.2 (Amanda 3.0 and 3.0.2 release) on the server if it is not already installed.
  2. If ZRM and/or AEE is installed on the server, Stop ZRM and AEE services before installing the patch.
  3. The patch is a shell script that should be run on the Amanda server as amandabackup user.
  4. Restart ZRM and AEE services if they were stopped.
  5. Flush browser cache on all systems used to access Amanda ZMC and ZRM ZMC.

Changes in the patch

  1. Provide disk space and security warnings.
  2. Improved checks for incorrect numbers of virtual tapes (used in backup to disk), tapes, and media in rotation.
  3. Zmanda support tool (zm-support) collects ZMC Apache server logs.


  1. Setting the Debug mode to on in the ZMC Admin Preferences page might produce large amount of debug logs. So, you are advised to use Debug mode only when Zmanda Support team makes a request and turn it off after collecting the logs.