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MySQL-ZRM: net_write_timeout

I have a backup system using MySQL-ZRM. Since I have some growing tables on a few databases and I write everything to a NFS, backups are now failing. I suspect the problem here is net_write_timeout, ...
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Backup RHEL 5 Web Server Disk and DB Data to USB Drive, Best Way to do this?

We are using a dedicated web server with Redhat Enterprise Linux 5 installed, we are using this to host a couple of our websites. We asked our host to attach an external USB hard drive to our server ...
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Complex retention policy

I have daily database backups scp'd to a directory on a local linux machine for multiple databases. The naming format is [dbname].backup; there is no timestamp and currently the latest backup ...
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Backup of write heavy Solr / MySQL server

I am attempting to set up an automatic backup for a server running Ubuntu. This server is used to host a couple applications which are rather write heavy and subject to a good amount of traffic. To be ...
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ssh connection operation timed out using rsync

I use rsync to backup my remote server on my local device but when I combine it with a cron job my ssh times out. Just to be clear, the data is stored on a remote server and I want it stored on my ...
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Hourly database backup

I have a VPS with Kloxo control panel, I want to have database backup from one of my websites in every 2 hour. How i can do this? Kloxo doesnt support Hourly backups, only support daily, weekly and ...
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Recover mysql database - mysql/mysqldump gives “table <database>.<tablename> doesn't exist (1146)”

Backstory Ubuntu died (wouldn't boot) and I couldn't fix it. I booted a live cd to recover the important stuff and saved it to my NAS. One of the things I backed up was /var/lib/mysql. Reinstalled ...
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Using rsync to make daily backups every 24hrs

I would like to backup /home/* /root/* and mysql databases to a set of RAIDed drives. Performance wise I want to do incremental backups. Would this be the idea? rsync -al /home ...
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Using mongodump with an auth enabled mongodb server

I'm trying to do a daily backup of my mongodb server (auth enabled) using the mongodump tool. mongodump provides two parameters to set the credentials: -u [ --username ] arg username -p [ ...
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How to back up a database with thousands of files

I am working with a Fedora server that runs a customized software package. The server software is quite old, and its database consists of 1,723 files. The database files are constantly changing - ...
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Is it possible to make a backup of a MS SQL database from a linux command line?

Is it possible to create a local backup file of a remote Microsoft SQL Server database, from a linux command line? I know I can use SQLCMD from a Windows command line, but is the same possible from a ...
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Best open source Server backup utility with GUI?

I am looking for an open source/free server backup app with GUI (web based front end). Which app do you recommend? I search a little and came up with this list: 21 of the Best Free Linux Backup ...