VENDOR UPDATE | 16 October 2018

Dbvisit Standby Version 8 (8.0.24) Latest Updates

Dbvisit Standby supported platforms

Latest release 8.0.24 (12th October 2018)

Linux - Linux 64bit (OEL (5,6,7), RHEL (5,6,7) and SLES (11,12)
Windows - MS Windows 64bit (MS Windows 2008, 2008r2, 2012, 2012r2, 2016)
Solaris - x86_64 v10, SPARC v10)
IBM - AIX 5.3 and above

Standby Version 8 Latest Changes

8.0.24 (12th October 2018) Changes:

  1. DS-1068: Internal improvement to handle read-only agent repository
  2. DS-1181: Improvement of dbvctl daemon process to send email on termination of a long running process
  3. DS-1208: Handle option when dbvserver or dbvagent repositories are not accessible - improved handling and error messages
  4. DS-1252: Improved batch installer on Solaris to update dbvnet configuration
  5. DS-1278: Improved alignment of task history in the Central Console (GUI)
  6. DS-1303: Passphrases are not displayed in support package contents
  7. DS-1347: RECOVER_UNTIL_SCN_FILE and RECOVER_UNTIL_TIME_FILE can be specified in
  8. DDC with different location and filenames
  9. DS-1359: Internal update - Add additional information to support package and update structure
  10. DS-1375: dbvsmgr.exe reporting on Dbvnet instead of Daemon process dbvctl-<DDC>
  11. DS-1391: Change localtime to UTC in the internal sequence and transfer tables
  12. DS-1393: Adjust batch install process to have option for dbvserver public_address and dbvagent webserver_adress
  13. DS-1398: Improve support package dates to include time
  14. DS-1408: Fix missing "Oracle Restart registration" option both CLI and GUI in 8.0.22
  15. DS-1426: Various small internal updates to Central Console (GUI)
  16. DS-1431: Improved error handling for support package generation in Central Console (GUI)
  17. DS-1432: Create a backup of dbvserver and dbvagent repositories on reset
  18. DS-1439: Network transfer improvement on Windows 2008 based systems (Dbvnet)
  19. DS-1448: Multiple DDCs with the same name can cause incorrect API requests to be generated
  20. DS-1450: cmn_check4new_datafiles gives incorrect filename with French language setting, add the following DDC parameters DBV_LANG, DBV_LANG_DR
    DBV_NLS_LANG, DBV_NLS_LANG_DR which can be set to specific LANG or NLS_LANG environment variable, example DBV_LANG = en_NZ.UTF8
    DBV_NLS_LANG = American_America.UTF8
  21. DS-1467: Internal fix - Dbvagent reports "The system cannot find the path specified" errors with no apparent failure

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