Backup and restore of postgres db in barman

I have server with postgres db . Haved added some data whose backup is be to taken on barman. Inspite of following the complete procedure many times while running barman check postgres-server it shows the POSTGRESQL : failed following is the log result barman.server ERROR: Check ‘PostgreSQL’ failed for server ‘postgres-server’ 2021-12-21 09:10:00,040 [5272] barman.server INFO: Ignoring failed check ‘backup maximum age’ for server ‘postgres-server’ 2021-12-21 09:10:00,806 [5272] barman.server ERROR: Impossible to start the backup. Check the log for more details, or run ‘barman check postgres-server’ 2021-12-21 09:10:01,577 [5278] barman.wal_archiver INFO: No xlog segments found from file archival for postgres-server.

Pl provide a quick resolution as I have rub out of all ideas

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Hello @saurabhgore65

It seems this is more of a common issue with Barman and you might do better opening a support ticket with them directly

I would be interested to see what the output of “barman check postgres-serve” is.


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