|Linux Manager/Agent Build Version:||5.0.2 build 18566|
|Windows Manager/Agent Build Version:|| 5.0.0 build 18539
|Recommended Module Version:||4.2.1 build 17644|
|Upgrading Backup Agent on Linux|
Some manual steps may be required when upgrading the Backup Agent on Linux. See:
Read special instructions for upgrading from 5.0.0 or 5.0.1
When upgrading from Backup Agent version 5.0.0 or 5.0.1, we suggest you perform the following manual steps before the upgrade:
1. Type this command to terminate all cdp-2-6 agent processes:
Verify that there are no running or defunct cdp-2-6 processes by running:
2. Proceed with the upgrade:
3. Start the new Server Backup Agent:
To verify the 5.0.2 Agent is running, run the following command:
This release fixes an issue caused by the GetAgents() and getAgentByID() APIs including invalid characters in the description field.
This release fixes an improper call to dmidecode which caused defunct processes to appear and in some cases high CPU utilization.
There are no changes to the Windows Backup Agent in the 5.0.2 release. Version 5.0.0, 5.0.1, and 5.0.2 are all identical for the Windows Backup Agent.
Please refer to the version Server Backup 5.0.0 Release Notes for more information about all the changes and improvements in the 5.0 release.