[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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