Veeam Agent for Linux - veeamsnap Extended Linux Distribution Support

KB ID: 2804
Published: 2018-11-29
Last Modified: 2022-12-07
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This article documents the compatibility of the veeamsnap module with Linux distributions that are not listed within the System Requirements for Veeam Agent for LinuxVeeamsnap module is used both for Volume-Level Backup (except for btrfs volumes) and File-level Backup (except for Snapshot-Less File-Level Backup).

For more information, review:
Veeam Agent for Linux - Considerations and Limitations

Veeam Agent for Linux 5.0.2

Version Maximum Supported Kernel VAL Build Details
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
9.0-9.1
5.14.0-162.6.1.el9_1 5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

8.6-8.7 4.18.0-425.3.1.el8 5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

8.0-8.5 4.18.0-348.20.1.el8_5

5.0.2.4567

Veeam Agent for Linux  5.0.2.4567 Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0.1.1261 P20211211.

Also available at repository.veeam.com.
Recovery media.

7.0-7.9 3.10.0-1160.76.1.el7 5.0.2.4567

Veeam Agent for Linux  5.0.2.4567 Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0.1.1261 P20211211.

Also available at repository.veeam.com.
Recovery media.

6.0-6.10 2.6.32-754.35.1.el6 5.0.2.4567


Veeam Agent for Linux  5.0.2.4567 Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0.1.1261 P20211211.

Also available at repository.veeam.com.
Recovery media.


Please note that RHEL6 reached "End of life" and therefore EPEL repository has archived version 6 packages. If you are looking for dkms package (VAL prerequisite), check 
https://archives.fedoraproject.org/pub/archive/epel/6/

See also
https://access.redhat.com/discussions/4768501.

Oracle Linux
9.0-9.1
5.14.0-162.6.1.el9_1 (RHCK)
5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

5.15.0-4.70.5.2.el9uek (UEK7) 5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

8.6-8.7
4.18.0-425.3.1.el8 (RHCK)
5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

5.4.17-2136.311.6.1.el8uek (UEK6) 5.0.2.4627

For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.

Note: experimental support.

SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLES)
15 SP4 5.14.21-150400.24.11 5.0.2.4619 For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.
openSUSE Leap
15.4 5.14.21-150400.24.11 5.0.2.4619 For packages and instructions, please open a support ticket.
Ubuntu
22.04 5.15.0-46 5.0.2.4567

Veeam Agent for Linux  5.0.2.4567 Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0.1.1261 P20211211.

 

Also available at repository.veeam.com.
Recovery media.

 

Standalone installation is fully functional.

For Agent Management with Veeam Backup & Replication, modifications are required. Open a support ticket for assistance.

Veeam Agent for Linux 5.0.1

Version Maximum Supported Kernel VAL Build Details
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
8.0-8.4 4.18.0-305.25.1.el8_4

5.0.1.4493

Veeam Agent for Linux version 5.0.1. Shipped with Backup & Replication 11a GA.

7.0-7.9 3.10.0-1160.76.1.el7 5.0.1.4493

Veeam Agent for Linux version 5.0.1. Shipped with Backup & Replication 11a GA.

6.0-6.10 2.6.32-754.35.1.el6 5.0.1.4493 Veeam Agent for Linux version 5.0.1. Shipped with Backup & Replication 11a GA.

Please note that RHEL6 reached "End of life" and therefore EPEL repository has archived version 6 packages. If you are looking for dkms package (VAL prerequisite), check 
https://archives.fedoraproject.org/pub/archive/epel/6/

See also
https://access.redhat.com/discussions/4768501.

Veeam Agent for Linux 5.0

Version Maximum Supported Kernel VAL Build Details
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
8.4 4.18.0-305.25.1.el8_4

5.0.0.4325

Known issue: deployment via Agent Management fails.

For packages and instructions please open a support ticket
.

8.0-8.3 4.18.0-240.22.1.el8_3

5.0.0.4318

Veeam Agents for Linux version 5.0. Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0 GA.

7.0-7.9 3.10.0-1160.76.1.el7 5.0.0.4325

Known issue: deployment via Agent Management fails. 

For packages and instructions please open a support ticket.

6.0-6.10 2.6.32-754.35.1.el6 5.0.0.4318 Veeam Agents for Linux version 5.0. Shipped with Backup & Replication 11.0 GA.

Please note that RHEL6 reached "End of life" and therefore EPEL repository has archived version 6 packages. If you are looking for dkms package (VAL prerequisite), check 
https://archives.fedoraproject.org/pub/archive/epel/6/

See also
https://access.redhat.com/discussions/4768501.

Veeam Agent for Linux 4.0.1

Version Maximum Supported Kernel VAL Build Details
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
8.3 4.18.0-240.22.1.el8_3 4.0.1.2372 Shipped with Backup & Replication 10.0.1.4854 P20201202.
Get packages for standalone installations from veeam.com.
8.0-8.2 4.18.0-193.28.1.el8_2 4.0.1.2365 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4.0.1. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10a.
7.9 3.10.0-1160.76.1.el7 4.0.1.2365 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4.0.1. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10a.
7.0-7.8 3.10.0-1127.19.1.el7
4.0.1.2365 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4.0.1. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10a.
6.x 2.6.32-754.35.1.el6 4.0.1.2372 Shipped with Backup & Replication 10.0.1.4854 P20201202.
Get packages for standalone installations from veeam.com.

Veeam Agent for Linux 4

Version Maximum Supported Kernel VAL Build Details
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)/CentOS
8.0-8.1 4.18.0-147.8.1.el8_1 4.0.0.1961 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4 GA build. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10 GA.
7.0-7.9 3.10.0-1160.76.1.el7 4.0.0.1961 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4 GA build. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10 GA.
6.x 2.6.32-754.29.2.el6 4.0.0.1961 Veeam Agents for Linux version 4 GA build. Also shipped with Backup & Replication v10 GA.
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