Backup Processes

CloudBerry Backup for Linux runs and uses a number of processes. This topic provides a brief description of those processes.

View a List of Running Backup Processes

The names of CloudBerry Backup processes always start with cbb.

To view a list of running CloudBerry Backup processes, use the following command:

ps -aux | grep cbb

Description of Backup Processes

The following table overviews CloudBerry Backup processes.

Process Description
cbbLocalManagement Performs auxilary tasks, such as watching schedule, starting plans, reading/changing configuration files, and so on and so forth.
cbbRemoteManagement Supports Remote Management Service.
cbbWebAccess CloudBerry Backup for Linux and Mac has a web interface that provides a remote access to the application UI. The web interface service runs as the cbbWebAccess process.

NOTE By default, the remote access is disabled. For instructions on how to enable the remote access, see this page
cbbGUI Supports CloudBerry Backup GUI.
cbbCommandLine Supports CloudBerry Backup Command Line Interface
cbbSessionAccess Executes the pre-action and post-action scripts, and establishes SSH connections from the Managed Backup portal.
cbbWorker Supports the plans management operations, such as launching the backup and restore plans, synchronizing repositories, etc.

For plans to start on schedule, it is unnecessary to keep CloudBerry Backup GUI open.