bacula-sd man page

bacula-sd — Bacula's Storage Daemon


bacula-sd [options]


This manual page documents briefly the bacula-sd command.
Bacula's Storage Daemon acts as the interface between the Bacula network backup system and a tape drive/autochanger or filesystem where the backups will be stored.


-c file
Specify the configuration file to use.
-d nn
Set debug level to nn.
Print timestamp in debug output.
Send debug messages to the trace file.
Run in foreground (for debugging).
-g group
Set the group/gid to run as.
Proceed in spite of I/O errors
Print kaboom output (for debugging)
No signals (for debugging).
Test the configuration file and report errors.
-u user
Set the username/uid to run as.
Set verbose mode.
Show version and usage of program.

See Also

bacula-dir(8), bacula-fd(8).


This manual page was written by Jose Luis Tallon <>.

Referenced By

bacula2-fd(8), bacula-dir(8), bacula-fd(8).

6 December 2009 Kern Sibbald Network backup, recovery & verification