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    opions on best way to backup

    What is the best way to back several mysql db's, so if there is a problem a restore could be done easily.

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    mysqldump or mysqlhotcopy would work.

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    Do you back up to a tape drive?

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    you could. or you could back up to a RAID or hard copy on CD-ROM or whatever you choose to store your back-up. the point is you need a back-up and a way to retrieve it.


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