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17.9.2 ‘Voyager’ released

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Changes compared to 17.8.4 and 17.9.1

New Features

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  • Support Comet Backup for Linux on ARM CPU (armv7l +vfp)
  • Display replication speed and ETA in Comet Server
  • Display change-direction indicator for the replication queue in Comet Server


  • Retry replication metadata requests at a much finer granularity, allowing for less progress to be lost upon replication failure
  • Performance improvement for scanning replica content ("full scan" phase)
  • Performance improvement for replicating storage data on high-latency connections by increasing thread count
  • Minor performance improvement for uploads to Backblaze B2
  • Minor performance improvement for client-side content enumeration when Comet Server is using cloud storage
  • Expand coverage of binary codesigning and mixed bitness for Comet Backup on Windows

Bug Fixes

  • Fix an issue that could cause temporary files to remain after an interrupted backup job on Windows
  • Fix an issue with backup jobs reporting 2x size and 2x file count
  • Fix an issue that could prevent storage replication from re-transmitting a file when the replica has a differing copy
  • Fix an issue that could cause storage replication to re-transmit files already existing on the replica
  • Fix an issue with not preventing installation on unsupported Windows operating system versions