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Automated MySQL backups

Posted 09-15-2009 at 12:50 PM by jkzfixme
Updated 09-15-2009 at 03:00 PM by jkzfixme

Lately I had two SQL servers crash and thankfully have implemented a pretty good backup solution using a script called AutoMySQLBackup, which uses mysqldump to create SQL dumps of your databases. Here is the play by play so you to can get back up and running with expedience. I am assuming the use of ubuntu in this tutorial as that is what I typically use, although the only real difference here is in the sudo command. If you are using a different distro just disregard any sudo's and login as root....
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upgrade ubuntu 9.04 to 9.10

Posted 11-03-2009 at 11:01 AM by itbod

Uh Oh my ugrade manager says a new version of ubuntu is ready to download and install! I panic at this as the last time I upgraded to 9.04 I enounted so many problems I ended up installing from scratch losing all my data.

If there was an easy way to backup the entire system it would be brilliant. By the way, i used to run 8.10 which ran perfectly 9.04 crashes frequently, screen goes blank and will not recover causing me to do a hard re-boot which of course corrupts data. I asked...
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bash shell script to use getopts with gnu style long positional parameters

Posted 11-03-2009 at 05:04 PM by roybal (Subjectively)

Here's a script that will accept --gnu-style-long-parameters and interpret them appropriately.

http://kirk.webfinish.com/2009/10/ba...al-parameters/
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Been using LQ for a while, but never needed to post a question yet...

Posted 11-10-2009 at 02:56 PM by bdeschanes

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Originally Posted by the trooper View Post
Welcome to LQ Bernie.
I'm sure all that Linux knowledge will come in very useful in the forums here.
I'm curious. Why "The Trooper"?
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[rant] OpenSUSE to save disappointed buntu followers

Posted 11-12-2009 at 06:34 AM by ~sHyLoCk~
Updated 11-12-2009 at 08:52 AM by ~sHyLoCk~

Originally Posted in my BLOG.

I just wanted to share this with my readers, specially for those poor souls who suffered a huge deal due to ubuntuís karmic kick and made them look like helpless koalas jumping from one branch to other in search of peace.
Well, welcome to the GNU/Linux world. If stuff donít work for you, then you can do two things:

1. Try and fix them.
2. Trash...
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