Getting Help

Post questions or observations, ask for help and help others.

Features and Ideas

Ideas on how to improve restic, the website or the documentation. Also used to discuss feature requests, how they (should) work, and the motivation to add them.


Discussions about the restic community or upcoming meetings and events.


Automatically created topics for all blog posts. Replies here are also shown below the blog post on


Contains important announcements, like new releases or (proposed) changes to the user interface.


Posts about the restic development, discussing internals of the program, the repository format and the build/release process.

Site Feedback

Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.


All test topics go here: Trying the forum software, email integration etc.