Warning: This document is for the development version of Bareos Documentation. The main version is bareos-21.

Common Names

Specific strings are used again and again in the Bareos documentation.

Here we define how these name should be written (upper or lower case, in one word vs. multiple words, …).

Text subsitutions can be defined in conf.py file.

Bareos Names

Text to be Displayed Text Formatting
Bareos Bareos
Bareos Director |dir|
Bareos Storage Daemon |sd|
Bareos File Daemon |fd|
Bareos Console |bconsole|
Bareos WebUI |webui|
Bareos Traymonitor |traymonitor|

The name Bareos should always be written with capital B (except in technical terms like URLs, releases (bareos-18.2.5) or host names).

Bareos Paths and Filenames

File/Directory Text Formatting Output
Bareos Configuration Path :file:`/etc/bareos/` /etc/bareos/
Bareos Disk Storage Path :file:`/var/lib/bareos/storage/` /var/lib/bareos/storage/
Bareos Scripts :file:`/usr/lib/bareos/scripts/` /usr/lib/bareos/scripts/
Configuration Directory - Director :file:`/etc/bareos/bareos-dir.d/` /etc/bareos/bareos-dir.d/
Configuration Directory - Sd :file:`/etc/bareos/bareos-sd.d/` /etc/bareos/bareos-sd.d/
Configuration Directory - Fd :file:`/etc/bareos/bareos-sd.d/` /etc/bareos/bareos-sd.d/
Configuration Directory - Tray Monitor :file:`/etc/bareos/tray-monitor.d/` /etc/bareos/tray-monitor.d/
Configuration File - Bconsole :file:`/etc/bareos/bconsole.conf` /etc/bareos/bconsole.conf
Bareos Log File :file:`/var/log/bareos/bareos.log` /var/log/bareos/bareos.log


NDMP Names
Text to be Displayed Text Formatting
Data Management Agent Data Management Agent
Data Agent Data Agent
Tape Agent Tape Agent
Robot Agent Robot Agent
NDMP_BAREOS |ndmpbareos|
NDMP_NATIVE |ndmpnative|


Product Names
Text to be Displayed Text Formatting
MySQL/MariaDB |mysql|
PostgreSQL |postgresql|
reST reST
Sqlite |sqlite|
VMware |vmware|
VMware vSphere |vsphere|