Installation of CyBorgBackup

This part of the documentation covers the installation of CyBorgBackup. The first step to using any software package is getting it properly installed.

Debian Package

A debian package have been build with CyBorgBackup latest release and can be downloaded from Releases github page:

# apt install git postgresql-all elasticsearch rabbitmq-server python3-pip python3-virtualenv python3-setuptools python3-venv supervisor nginx
# wget -O - |grep -oP '"browser_download_url": "\K(.*)(?=")' |wget -i -
# dpkg -i cyborgbackup_X.X.X_all.deb

Note : Elactic search is not provided from Debian repositorie, you need to follow first elasticsearch documentation.

$ docker-compose up

To install CyBorgBackup under Docker, simply run this simple command in your terminal of choice:

$ wget
$ cat > .env <<EOF
$ docker-compose up
$ docker-compose exec web /bin/bash
web$ python3 /cyborgbackup/ loaddata settings
web$ echo "from django.contrib.auth import get_user_model; User = get_user_model(); User.objects.create_superuser('admin@cyborg.local', 'admin')" | python3 /cyborgbackup/ shell
web$ exit

If you don’t have docker-compose or docker installed head over to the website for installation instructions.

Get the Source Code

CyBorgBackup is developed on GitHub, where the code is always available.

You can either clone the public repository:

$ git clone

Or, download the tarball:

$ curl -OL
# optionally, zipball is also available (for Windows users).

Depending of your system, CyBorgBackup need the following dependencies :

  • python3
  • python3-pip
  • postgresql-server
  • rabbitmq-server
  • nginx

To use CyBorgBackup container with Docker, launch the following command:

$ make docker
$ make docker-compose-up

Connect to the interface

Account default is :