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barman-wal-restore - 'restore_command' based on Barman's get-wal

BARMAN-WAL-RESTORE(1) Version 1.2 BARMAN-WAL-RESTORE(1)

NAME

barman-wal-restore - 'restore_command' based on Barman's get-wal

SYNOPSIS

barman-wal-restore [ OPTIONS] BARMAN_HOST SERVER_NAME WAL_NAME WAL_DEST

DESCRIPTION

This script can be used as a 'restore_command' for PostgreSQL servers, retrieving WAL files using the 'get-wal' feature of Barman. An SSH connection will be opened to the Barman host. barman-wal-restore allows the integration of Barman in PostgreSQL clusters for better business continuity results.
This script and Barman are administration tools for disaster recovery of PostgreSQL servers written in Python and maintained by 2ndQuadrant.

POSITIONAL ARGUMENTS

BARMAN_HOST
the host of the Barman server.
SERVER_NAME
the server name configured in Barman from which WALs are taken.
WAL_NAME
the value of the '%f' keyword (according to 'restore_command').
WAL_DEST
the value of the '%p' keyword (according to 'restore_command').

OPTIONS

-h, --help
show a help message and exit
-V, --version
show program's version number and exit
-U USER, --user USER
the user used for the ssh connection to the Barman server. Defaults to 'barman'.
-s SECONDS, --sleep SECONDS
sleep for SECONDS after a failure of get-wal request. Defaults to 0 (nowait).
-p JOBS, --parallel JOBS
specifies the number of files to peek and transfer in parallel, defaults to 0 (disabled).
-z, --gzip
transfer the WAL files compressed with gzip
-j, --bzip2
transfer the WAL files compressed with bzip2
-c CONFIG, --config CONFIG
configuration file on the Barman server

EXIT STATUS

0
Success
Not zero
Failure

SEE ALSO

barman (1), barman (5).

BUGS

Barman has been extensively tested, and is currently being used in several production environments. However, we cannot exclude the presence of bugs.
Any bug can be reported via the Github issue tracker.

RESOURCES

Homepage: <http://www.pgbarman.org/>
Documentation: <http://docs.pgbarman.org/>
Professional support: <http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/>

COPYING

Barman is the property of 2ndQuadrant Italia and its code is distributed under GNU General Public License v3.
Copyright (C) 2011-2016 2ndQuadrant Italia Srl - <http://www.2ndQuadrant.it/>.

AUTHORS

2ndQuadrant Italy <http://www.2ndQuadrant.it>.
October 3, 2016 Barman User manuals