[CentOS] your advice on backup procedure
listmember at greenspot.fi
Sat Mar 24 03:43:24 EDT 2012
For MySQL backups, I think nobody mentioned doing nightly backups with
mysqldump and then backing them up with rsync or other tools. That is
what I do. No need to stop any services even for a second.
I have a two-tier backup solution, where I first backup things with
rsync to "backup 1" and then use rdiff-backup to construe an incremental
archive on "backup 2" (in other location).
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