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At 00:27 14/06/2002 +0100, Niall O Broin wrote:
>I know there are quite a number of people here using MySQL to greater or
>lesser extents. How are you dealing with backing up the databases ?
>>i) Shut down database, copy / snapshot database files, start database again.
>iv) Backing up the live files and hoping God is on your side
>v) Backups are for wimmin
ii) and vi).
It should be noted that although my MySQL databases are mission critical -
they don't change enough for mysqldump to be a major issue.
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