[CentOS] What to backup?

Ross Walker rswwalker at gmail.com
Wed Feb 24 01:39:49 UTC 2010


On Feb 23, 2010, at 8:06 PM, Benjamin Franz <jfranz at freerun.com> wrote:

> 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.

Well make sure to setup a non-broken replica...

:-)

-Ross



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