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How to install R1soft?

With R1soft you can create backups at bit level. To use R1soft you have to install an agent which is available on Linux and Windows. For each Operating System there are different instructions:

CentOS, Red Hat and Fedora

wget -O - | bash

Debian and Ubuntu

echo "deb stable main" >> /etc/apt/sources.list
apt-key add r1soft.asc 
apt-get update 
apt-get install serverbackup-enterprise-agent
serverbackup-setup —get-module
serverbackup-setup —get-key

Replace backupxxx with the name of the backupserver.


You can find the detailed installations instructions of R1soft on Windows: at the website of R1soft.


Are you using a firewall (if you do not, check here how to install a firewall)? Remember to open the incoming tcp port 1167 for the backupserver. You can find the backup server IP by using the command host Replace with the server’s IP and execute the command when you have CSF installed.

csf -a 'tcp|in|d=1167|s='
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