I have a Fedora server with a USB backup drive connected to it. I have managed to mount the drive and want to run a daily backup of my MySql database. I am completely new to cron jobs and really need some help please.
The crontab syntax is really easy to understand. Just try it.
For the backup of your MySQL databases you could just use
On top of what joschi said, once you use
What I used to do was to email myself the database as an attachment using