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R1Soft Could Not Authenticate Agent

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When you test connection to protected machine (agent) on R1Soft Server Backup Manager, if you get error

Could not authenticate agent x.x.x.x

r1soft Could not authenticate agent

This is because you don’t add server key in agent.

To list server keys, run

serverbackup-setup --list-keys


root@localhost:~# serverbackup-setup --list-keys
Installed keys:
0 keys installed


To install a Key, run

serverbackup-setup --get-key http://url-of-backup-manager-server


root@localhost:~# serverbackup-setup --get-key
Key '' successfully installed

Now list keys list 1 server

root@localhost:~# serverbackup-setup --list-keys
Installed keys:
1 keys installed


Now Test Connection in Backup Manager, you will see

r1soft server test connection

See R1Soft Backup

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