boxbackup-client - client for the BoxBackup remote backup system

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name boxbackup-client
Package version 0.11.1~r2837
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 2.88 KB
Download size 1.21 MB
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BoxBackup is an automatic on-line backup system.
The client watches for changes on the local file system,
connects to a BoxBackup server and sends the changes via a
secure channel. All data is encrypted before being sent to
the server. A command-line tool is provided for restoration
of backups including deleted files and old versions.


Package Version Architecture Repository
boxbackup-client_0.11.1~r2837-1_amd64.deb 0.11.1~r2837 amd64 Debian Main
boxbackup-client - - -


Name Value
debconf >= 0.5
debconf-2.0 -
libc6 >= 2.3.4
libedit2 >= 2.11-20080614-1
libgcc1 >= 1:4.1.1
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
libstdc++6 >= 4.6
openssl -
perl -
ucf -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Type URL
Binary Package boxbackup-client_0.11.1~r2837-1_i386.deb
Source Package boxbackup

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install boxbackup-client deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install boxbackup-client




2011-10-28 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11.1~r2837-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
-  Bug fix: "Handling of "get" command broken due to bug in
temp file name creation.", thanks to Matto Marjanovic
(Closes: #606559).
* Bug fix: "[INTL:pt_BR] Brazilian Portuguese debconf templates
translation", thanks to Adriano Rafael Gomes (Closes: #610416).
* Bug fix: "[INTL:da] Fix Danish translation of the debconf templates
BoxBackup", thanks to Joe Dalton (Closes: #619303).
* Bug fix: "Documentation errors regarding bbstored-certs", thanks to
Clint Adams (Closes: #601882).
* Build in verbose mode.
* Bump standards version to 3.9.2, no changes needed.
* Normalize fields in debian/control with wrap-and-sort(1).
* implement build-arch and build-indep targets
2010-11-09 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc8~r2714-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* New Upstream fixes Bug: "boxbackup-client complains about
/home/*/.gvfs", thanks for reporting to Sune Mølgaard.
Closes: #593401, LP: #496334
* Enhancement: "Please use newer bdb", thanks to Clint Adams 
Closes: #548475
* bin/bbstored/bbstored-certs: reduce root CA expiration date to avoid
Y2k38 overflow. Thanks to Clint Adams <> for
reporting it. Closes: #601506, LP: #641112
* By default, do not manage boxbackup-client configuration via debconf
* Allow dpkg-reconfigure to work even when the debconf level is set to
* Various debconf severity fixes in boxbackup-*.conf
2010-10-13 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-4) unstable; urgency=low
* use more globs in install paths to avoid failures on kFreeBSD
* Bump standards version, no changes needed
2010-10-12 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Update Vitnamese debconf translations. Closes: #598581
2010-08-16 - David Sugar <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-2.1ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low
* fix install paths for armel (LP: #616461) 
2010-05-24 - Christian Perrier <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-2.1) unstable; urgency=low
* Non-maintainer upload.
* No longer hardcode path to tune2fs in config script
* Fix pending l10n issues. Debconf translations:
- Spanish (Omar Campagne).  Closes: #537589
- Japanese (Hideki Yamane (Debian-JP)).  Closes: #558074
- Danish (Joe Hansen).  Closes: #582174
2009-05-05 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Bug fix: "tries to contact a server build-time", thanks to
Riku Voipio for reporting. Fix based on a patch contributed
by peter green, thanks as well! (Closes: #525277).
* Bug fix: "missing #include", thanks to Martin Michlmayr 
(Closes: #526152, LP: #371809)
2009-04-02 - Reinhard Tartler <>
boxbackup (0.11~rc3~r2502-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release, built from svn revision 2502.
- silently ignores sockets and named pipes (Closes: #479145)
- syslog facility is now configurable (Closes: #521283)

See Also

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