17.8.1 ‘Stable’ Released

Changes compared to 17.8.0

– Enhancement: Support unencrypted connections to third-party Azure Blob Storage-compatible endpoints

– Enhancement: Skip retention pass if another device is currently performing it, within time limits

– Enhancement: Add warning when configuring an invalid remote server address in the Setup Wizard in Comet Server

– Fix an issue with “Exceeded maximum file size” with Azure Blob Storage

– Fix an issue with zero-byte quota restrictions for new custom Storage Vaults created in Comet Backup

– Fix an issue with generating packindex files if a network error prevented content discovery during optimisation

– Fix an issue with not being able to edit nor remove schedules to a deleted Storage Vault in Comet Server

– Fix an issue that could cause schedules to remain for removed Protected Items

– Fix an issue with not respecting cache and range headers for HTTP requests to some static web resources in Comet Server

– Fix a cosmetic issue with “exit status 1” error messages not including any additional detail

– Fix a cosmetic issue with Storage Vault list ordering when configuring a schedule in Comet Backup

– Fix a cosmetic issue with not displaying progress bar statuses on certain older versions of Windows Server

– Fix a cosmetic issue with outdated terminology in early backup job log messages

– Fix a cosmetic issue with marquee progress bars displaying a black section

– Fix a cosmetic issue with target list ordering when requesting a new Vault in Comet Backup