This is my almost no configuration needed bash backup script for MySQL. The script first uses the mysql command line application to get a list of every database on your MySQL server, then loops through the list of databases and creates a separate dump file for each database. You do need to create a ~/.my.cnf […]
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This is for my friends and family in hopes that you read it and take action before you have the “Oh crap my computer won’t boot now what?” scenario. I’ve worked in Information Technology for 10 years now. Trust me, if you use a computer, some day you will find yourself in this scenario. Your […]
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I don’t remember where I found this little adaptation of “If You’re Happy and You Know It,” but I never forgot it after reading or hearing it for the first time. Sung to the tune of “If You’re Happy and You Know It:” If you can’t afford to loose it back it up!*clap*clap*clap*If you can’t […]
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