fwbackups 1.43.3 released!

After a long wait, fwbackups 1.43.3 is now available for download!

Summary of major changes for this version:

  • Tokens have been added for use in the before and after commands
  • Restore from remote folders is now functional
  • The crontab parser and writer has been rewritten from scratch to be more robust and to preserve formatting, spacing, comments and variables
  • More extensive documentation available on the website: http://www.diffingo.com/oss/fwbackups/documentation
  • String encoding is handled much better; fwbackups should be much less buggy when using non-ASCII characters in path names or destinations
  • Performance improvements and many bugfixes
  • UI ease of use improvements, better compliance with the GNOME HIG 2.0

In addition to the changes above, some operating system-specific changes have been made:

  • Added support for OS X 10.5/10.6
  • Fixed multiple crashes when running on the Ubuntu or Debian Linux OSs
  • Restored Python 2.4 compatability (except for archive backup restores), fwbackups can now be used on CentOS 5.x