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Any recommandation for MySQL raw backups scripts or programs. I was looking for simple script that does pull backups from external site.

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Well, I use automysqlbackup. It seems to work great for my needs. I'm not exactly sure what you mean by "...script that does pull backups from external site." Could you clarify?

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The script runs on remote server instead of the server the web is hosted on. –  Cory Mar 26 '10 at 2:26
Sure - you can point automysqlbackup at whatever host you'd like. Keep in mind that the backup server will need to be able to contact the target server on port 3306/tcp (or whatever other port you have mysql configured to listen on). –  EEAA Mar 26 '10 at 2:40
Thank you ErikA –  Cory Mar 26 '10 at 2:41
You're welcome. You're new here, so I'll give you a hint - please accept answers that you're satisfied with. If you don't do this, people will be much less likely to answer your questions in the future. –  EEAA Mar 26 '10 at 2:59

try the community version of MySQL-ZRM link text

I have had good luck with it.

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