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Welcome to CrashPlan for Linux!

To unpack the downloaded tar archive:

tar -xzf CrashPlan*_Linux.tgz

Check that cpio is available:

which cpio

When "which:" states "no cpio in (...)" then install the package providing cpio.

pacman -S cpio (Arch Linux example, modify this command for your Linux distro)

To install CrashPlan go to the unpacked directory and run the installer there:

cd CrashPlan*install && ./install.sh

and follow the instructions. An example is shown below:

Welcome to the CrashPlan Installer.

Press enter to continue with installation.

Validating environment...
  detected root permissions
which: no java in (/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin/site_perl:/usr/bin/vendor_perl:/usr/bin/core_perl)
No Java VM could be found in your path
Would you like to download the JRE and dedicate it to CrashPlan? (y/n) [y]
  jre will be downloaded

You must review and agree to the EULA before installation.

Press enter to read the EULA.
Do you accept and agree to be bound by the EULA? (yes/no) yes

What parent directory do you wish to install CrashPlan into? [/usr/local]
/usr/local/crashplan does not exist.  Create /usr/local/crashplan? (y/n) [y]

What directory do you wish to link the CrashPlan executable to? [/usr/local/bin]

What directory do you wish to store backups in? [/usr/local/var/crashplan]

What directory contains your SYSV init scripts? [/etc/init.d]

What directory contains your runlevel init links? [/etc/rc.d]

Your selections:
CrashPlan will install to: /usr/local/crashplan
And put links to binaries in: /usr/local/bin
And store datas in: /usr/local/var/crashplan
Your init.d dir is: /etc/init.d
Your current runlevel directory is: /etc/rc.d

Is this correct? (y/n) [y]

    downloading the JRE using wget
--2024-01-25 20:43:48--  https://download.probackup.nl/install/linux/jre/jre-7u45-linux-x64.tgz
Loaded CA certificate '/etc/ssl/certs/ca-certificates.crt'
Resolving download.probackup.nl (download.probackup.nl)... 
Connecting to download.probackup.nl (download.probackup.nl)... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 46843538 (45M) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: 'jre-7u45-linux-x64.tgz'

jre-7u45-linux-x64.tgz                      100%[==========================================================================================>]  44.67M  7.80MB/s    in 5.4s

2024-01-25 20:43:54 (8.20 MB/s) - 'jre-7u45-linux-x64.tgz' saved [46843538/46843538]

Java Installed.
Unpacking /root/CrashPlanPROe-install/./CrashPlanPROe_3.6.5.cpi ...
47998 blocks
Starting CrashPlan Engine ... Using standard startup

CrashPlan has been installed and the Service has been started automatically.

Press Enter to complete installation.

Important directories:
  Default archive location:

Start Scripts:
  sudo /usr/local/crashplan/bin/CrashPlanEngine start|stop

You can run the CrashPlan Desktop UI locally as your own user or connect
a remote Desktop UI to this Service via port-forwarding and manage it
remotely. Instructions for remote management are in the readme files
placed in your installation directory:

To start the Desktop UI:

Installation is complete. Thank you for installing CrashPlan for Linux.

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