19.3.9 ‘Voyager’ Released

Changes compared to 19.3.8

– Feature: RPM package installer for Comet Server

– Enhancement: Improve performance of HTTPS servers by supporting new TLS 1.3 standard

– Enhancement: Improve performance of dual-stack IPv4/IPv6 servers by using RFC 6555 Fast Fallback (“Happy Eyeballs”) algorithm

– Enhancement: Improve performance of Amazon S3 by using HTTP/2 by default

– Enhancement: Display an error message when errantly accessing a Comet Server HTTPS endpoint using HTTP protocol

– Enhancement: Minor reduction in memory usage

– Enhancement: Use new simplified terminology for Backblaze B2, effective May 2nd

– Remove manual “Unlock” action from the Comet Backup client interface

– Fix an issue with cometd-db.lock files in Comet Server

– Fix an issue with connecting to some old FTP servers that do not support UTF-8

– Fix an issue with not autodetecting eu-north-1 and us-gov-east-1 AWS endpoints

– Fix an issue with clicking Protected Item names on the Recent Activity page in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix an issue with not properly detecting next scheduled email time

– Fix an issue with not finding Hyper-V VMs for backup on non-English versions of Windows Server

– Fix an issue with missing integrity parameter for one CSS file in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix an issue with transient “invalid argument” errors on macOS by retrying file accesses

– Fix an issue with stderr redirection in the background.sh launch script in Comet Backup for Linux

– Fix a cosmetic issue with inconsistent titles and breadcrumbs on some pages in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with always displaying a fallback error message instead of the real error message when failing to browse Hyper-V VMs on Server 2008 R2 and earlier

– Fix a cosmetic issue with inconsistent wording of Storage Vault lock errors