Cyphertite is a tar-like secure remote archiver. It deduplicates, compresses, and encrypts data prior to transmission, providing total privacy while reducing unnecessary wire traffic. It seamlessly supports IPv6 and IPv4 on a variety of platforms.
This release simplifies and improves the installer,
adds the ability to schedule backups from the GUI,
adds enhanced detection of changed files for incremental backups,
fixes an issue which made it possible under certain circumstances for a running backup to end prematurely (bz #31),
and adds other minor code cleanup, memory leak fixes, and code restructuring
This release enhances detection of changed files for incremental backups,
removes the option to create an unencrypted backup,
fixes an issue which made it possible under certain circumstances for a running backup to end prematurely,
improves the example code,
and adds minor code cleanup.
User names were normalized to match Web accounts. Support for latest version of libevent was provided. Man pages were improved and cleaned up.A cyphertitectl (ctctl) man page was included in the packages. Build versioning was implemented on Linux to match support on BSD. Man pages can now be accessed by their short names on Linux. Usage clarity was improved. Error reporting when loading file certificates was improved. An issue regarding listing the contents of an incremental backup was fixed. There were other minor bugfixes, miscellaneous code cleanups, and improvements.
This release handles files truncated or growing during backup; a best effort will be made to archive the files. It reports useful error message when a user runs out of space on a limited space account. It adds a method to implement backups instead of archives; for more information see the man page 'BACKUP vs ARCHIVE' section. It changes the internal encoding of filenames as ct archives are backed up on the server to provide better internationalization support. Cyphertite file browser usage changes and operation improvements. Minor fixes and improvements.