Bacula-Web 7.0.2 released
2015-01-22 11:15 by Davide (comments: 0)
Bacula-Web 7.0.2 is a maintenance / bugfixes release which include not less than 13 bugfixes (including 3 major bugs).
I would strongly encourage people to upgrade theyre version to the latest one.
You'll find more details in the the release note.
Thanks to all contributors for your precious help, it wouldn't be possible without you.
Here's a list of majors changes made in this version.
Supported PHP version
As of Bacula-Web 7.0.2, the miminal supported PHP version is 5.3.4, even if PHP 5.3 isn't supported anymore (see the link below).
Even if the support of PHP 5.3 have been discontinued, within the next major feature release, Bacula-Web will still be "supported" on PHP 5.3.
But keep in mind that the requirements for the upcoming version of Bacula-Web (probably 7.1.0) will be at least PHP 5.4 or higher.
Web UI improvments
Job icons in Jobs report page
In Jobs report page, jobs icon are now colourized depending on the job status
Look and feel
Serious effort have been made to make the Web user interface more smooth and enjoyable
Check the gallery to see the difference with the previous version
Empty pie graphs
From now, pie graphs without valid data in it will display a warning message in the widget box
Graphs displayed in a random way
In version 7.0.1, several users complain that some graphs appear randomly in Bacula-Web.
Thanks a million to cpasqualini for his good proposition
Breadcrumb navigation improved
The breadcrumb navigation bar have been totaly reviewed.
It is more user frendly and make more clear in which page is displayed and how to reach the Dashboard easly.
If you want more details, you'll find a more information in the download page
Nothing has changed, Bacula-Web is still easy to install following each steps described in the installation guide
Upgrading Bacula-Web to the latest version is very simple, follow the instructions include in the upgrade guide from the documentation.
Download latest source code
Latest version of Bacula-Web is available in the download page
Bugs and features report
If you encounter a bug or you would like to see a new feature in Bacula-Web, feel free to register on the bug tracker and fill a bug/feature request form
As usual, any feedbacks would be fully appreciated ...
If you have any question, remark or desiderata, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org