Bacula Web 9.0.0

I’m pleased to announce that Bacula-Web 9.0.0 has been released.

This is a major release which includes a lot of improvements and some minor bugfixes.

For more details, the release notes is available on GitHub.


  • PHP version prior 8.0 are not supported anymore
  • Support of PHP up to version 8.2
  • Replaced Smarty template engine by Twig
  • Bootstrap upgraded
  • Use Slim PHP framework for PSR-15 and routing
  • and more improvements ….

Important note

Kind reminder, since release v8.6.0, Apache, Nginx or Lighttpd document root folder muse be set as below


In this example, you can replace WEB_SERVER_ROOT by /var/www/html (adapt to your environment

As usual, I strongly encourage everyone to upgrade to the latest release.

Please note that I’ve added some informations related to security in the security chapter of the documentation

What’s coming next ?

Here’s a short list of what you could expect from next releases

  • release frequency will be shorter (I’ll change how I plan and prepare releases in the future)
  • more improvements with translations
  • and even much more …

Install / Upgrade

Please follow installation or upgrade guides

Bacula-Web documentation is kindly hosted by ReadTheDocs <3

Docker images

Latest Docker images (for amd64 and arm64 arch) are available on Docker Hub

How to get help ?

You can submit a new bug report or feature request on the GitHub project

Please use Github discussions to ask a question or give a feedback


I’d like to thanks all contributors for your feedbacks, help and precious contributions. Without you, this release wouldn’t be possible.

Thanks for using and supporting Bacula-Web project