[CentOS] What to backup?

Benjamin Franz jfranz at freerun.com
Wed Feb 24 01:06:57 UTC 2010


Ross Walker wrote:
> Or a replica mysql database and use either mysqldump or lvm without
> having to take the master down or interrupt it's activities.
>   

That works well as long as your replication setup doesn't mysteriously 
break. I've had issues with the 5.x replication spontaneously breaking 
silently. YMMV.

-- 
Benjamin Franz



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