18.3.5 ‘Voyager’ Released

Changes compared to 18.3.4 and 18.2.4

– Feature: Support cancelling a running job from the Comet Server web interface

– Feature: Support Hyper-V backup on Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2, where Hyper-V module for Powershell is unavailable

– Feature: Automatically clean up old “In Progress” job records that are no longer running

– Enhancement: Improve speed of installing Comet Server (remove locales requirement on Debian/Ubuntu; trim NSIS size on Windows)

– Enhancement: Improve message guidance when Comet Server does not start owing to a bad license

– Enhancement: Improve responsiveness of cancelling a backup job going to a Comet Server destination

– Enhancement: Hide news header in Comet Backup main screen if no news is present

– Comet Server now always keeps a minimum of 10 days’ of job history

– Fix an issue with “hex.DecodeString” error messages if there are unexpected files inside the Storage Vault in the Snapshot directory

– Fix an issue with terminating Comet Server as if for a bad license, when renewing the license was only advisory

– Fix an issue with job status for update backup jobs if the update installer fails to terminate the existing process

– Fix an issue with not warning in job reports when Comet fails to construct a virtual path structure and falls back to lost+found directories

– Fix an issue with “not found” error messages when manually creating buckets in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix an issue with not considering all possible URLs for the local Comet Server when attached to Constellation as “Local”

– Fix an issue with not handling cancellation in Comet Backup if the cancel button was clicked during certain backup phases

– Fix a cosmetic issue with CP_ACP warnings in Comet Server for Linux when generating branded software installers

– Fix a cosmetic issue with blank device names in the Devices tab on a user page in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with restore job reports

– Fix a cosmetic issue with hovering on table rows on the User page in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with dialog sizing and high DPI screens in the Comet Server Service Manager