Hello,

The Amanda core team is pleased to announce the release of Amanda 3.3.8.


Source tarballs are available from

  • http://www.amanda.org
  • https://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=120


Binaries for many systems are available from

  • http://www.zmanda.com/download-amanda.php

Documentation can be found at

  • http://wiki.zmanda.com

Here's a list of the changes for release 3.3.8 (from the NEWS file):
Look at the ReleaseNotes and ChangeLog file for more details.

  • s3 device
    • New NEARLINE S3-STORAGE-CLASS for Google storage.
    • New AWS4 STORAGE-API
  • amcryptsimple
    • Works with newer gpg2.
  • amgtar
    • Default SPARSE value is NO if tar < 1.28.
    • Because a bug in tar with some filesystem.
  • amstar
    • support include in backup mode.
  • ampgsql
    • Add FULL-WAL property.
  • Many bugs fix.


Jean-Louis