Backing Up MySQL Data
May 30, 2007, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Backing up files and directories is relatively easy; databases,
however, have some special quirks that you need to address. Our
examples use MySQL, but the same principles apply to PostgreSQL and
other relational databases.
"If your MySQL server does not need to be available 24x7, a fast
and easy offline raw backup method is..."