19.6.2 ‘Voyager’ Released

Changes compared to 19.6.1

– Feature: Support bulk adding multiple user accounts from CSV in the Comet Server web interface

– Enhancement: Prompt for Account Name and Email Address (optional) when creating new users in the Comet Server web interface

– Enhancement: Automatically use custom hardware/software VSS providers

– Enhancement: Add a message to the job log if a Storage Vault operation takes too long to finalize

– Enhancement: Cosmetic distinguish between “Policy default” and “System default” when viewing user’s email settings in the Comet Server web interface

– Enhancement: Load Storage Vault’s current retention into the dialog when changing a Protected Item’s retention policy away from the default

– Enhancement: Reduce overhead of authenticating requests to Comet Server Storage Role buckets

– Enhancement: Cosmetic redesign the Live Connected Device Actions dialog in the Comet Server web interface

– Enhancement: Improve performance of backing up uncompressible filetypes

– Non-regex exclusions are now case-insensitive on Windows

– Fix an issue with backup jobs not cancelling

– Fix an issue with “0x8004230e” error messages when backing up Cluster Shared Volumes

– Fix an issue with VSS path handling affecting Comet 19.6.1

– Fix an issue with “panic” freelist errors that could occur when using the “Prefer temporary files instead of RAM” option

– Fix an issue with installing Comet Backup for Linux on distributions where UID=0 is not named root

– Fix a cosmetic issue with missing styling in the Comet Server web interface when warning that no devices are online to browse files in a job

– Fix a cosmetic issue with page overflow at certain screen widths on the User details page in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with double entries in the Server Log in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with incorrect server log entry parsing in the Comet Server web interface when the browser is in UTC timezone

– Fix a cosmetic issue with inconsistent padding when editing OpenStack Swift settings in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with still showing the ‘edit retention’ buttons in the Protected Item editor even if per-Protected-Item retention is disabled by policy in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with wrong dialog titlebar icon when adding a new user in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with page titles when using a right-to-left language in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with inconsistent font colours in dialog windows in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a cosmetic issue with missing text translations on job report statuses in the Comet Server web interface

– Fix a security issue with still allowing insecure SSLv3 connections if Comet Server is running on Windows