To install Veeam Backup & Replication Catalog, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:
choco install veeam-backup-and-replication-catalog
To upgrade Veeam Backup & Replication Catalog, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:
choco upgrade veeam-backup-and-replication-catalog
To uninstall Veeam Backup & Replication Catalog, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:
choco uninstall veeam-backup-and-replication-catalog
Exit when reboot detected
When installing / upgrading these packages, I would like to advise you to enable this feature
choco feature enable -n=exitOnRebootDetected
Veeam Backup Catalog
Veeam Backup Catalog is a feature that stands for VM guest OS file indexing. Veeam Backup Catalog comprises Veeam Guest Catalog services that run on the following servers in the backup infrastructure: Veeam backup server and Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager server.
To have choco remember parameters on upgrade, be sure to set
choco feature enable -n=useRememberedArgumentsForUpgrades.
This package accepts a lot of parameters. Some of them are required the installation. For the full list of parameters, please have a look at the documentation
/catalogLocation- Specifies a path to the catalog folder where index files must be stored. By default, Veeam Backup & Replication creates the VBRCatalog folder on a volume with the maximum amount of free space
/username- Specifies a user account under which the Veeam Guest Catalog Service will run. If you do not specify this parameter, the Veeam Guest Catalog Service will run under the Local System account.
/password- This parameter must be used if you have specified the /username parameter. Specifies a password for the account under which the Veeam Guest Catalog Service will run.
/port- Specifies a TCP port that will be used by the Veeam Guest Catalog Service. By default, port number 9393 is used.
/create- Create the requested user on this machine, this user will be added to the local Administrators group.
choco install veeam-backup-and-replication-catalog --params "/port:9000 /catalogLocation:D:\VBRCatalog"
Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.