- Supported Linux operating systems:
- Ubuntu v16.04-18.04 LTS (x64)
- RHEL v7.0-7.5 (x64)
- SLES v12 (x64)
- CentOS v7.0-7.6 (x64)
- Supported workstations:
- Ubuntu 18.04 (Desktop) LTS, 64-bit
- Ubuntu 20.04 (Desktop) LTS, 64-bit
- Supported Linux File Systems:
- Connection to the following TCP ports should be allowed by the firewall of the target system:
22 – Used by SSH for secure logins, file transfers (
scp,sftp) and port forwarding.
9446 – Used by NAKIVO Backup & Replication to communicate with the server.
openssh-serverpackage should be installed.
sshdservice should be running.
sshshould be enabled if you use the
rootuser. Check the
/etc/ssh/sshd_configfile to have a line:
PermitRootLogin yes. Refer to Linux vendor documentation for more details.
/etc/pam.d/bhsvcfile with special permissions provided to the Transporter service is required. Refer to the Required Permissions for Linux Recovery Server knowledge base article for details.
selinuxconfiguration should be set to
disabledif present. Refer to the File Recovery: Empty Disk knowledge base article for details.
PasswordAuthenticationshould be set to "Yes".
- If you add a physical machine to the NAKIVO Backup & Replication inventory with a non-
rootaccount, the following is required:
sudomust be installed on the physical machine.
requirettyfor non-root user accounts. Update the
etc/sudoersfile to have a line:
- Provided credentials should allow you to do anything without a password. Refer to the example below where a NAKIVO Backup & Replication user is taken.
User privilege specification
root ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
#Members of the admin group may gain root privileges
%admin ALL=(ALL) ALL
#Allow members of group sudo to execute any command
%sudo ALL=(ALL:ALL) ALL
#See sudoers(5) for more information on "#include" directives:
nakivo ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD:ALL
Public Cloud Requirements