Linux Tutorials on the topic “backup”

  • Data Recovery Techniques on Linux

    tux Author: mudricTags: , , Comments: 3Published: Oct 08, 2014

    Data Recovery Techniques on Linux When one of my friends called telling me that he had accidentally deleted some important files from his drive, his exasperation was understandable. It happens to everyone at some point of their computer-using lives. Unfortunately, in his case, those were some extremely important documents that, had he not recovered them, could have proven very costly.

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  • How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Ubuntu 12.10

    ubuntu Author: falkoTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Jan 13, 2013

    How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Ubuntu 12.10 mylvmbackup is a Perl script for quickly creating MySQL backups. It uses LVM's snapshot feature to do so. To perform a backup, mylvmbackup obtains a read lock on all tables and flushes all server caches to disk, creates a snapshot of the volume containing the MySQL data directory, and unlocks the tables again. This article shows how to use it on an Ubuntu 12.10 server.

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  • Set Up Rsnapshot, Archiving Of Snapshots And Backup Of MySQL Databases On Debian

    debian Author: grungyTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Jan 09, 2013

    Set Up Rsnapshot, Archiving Of Snapshots And Backup Of MySQL Databases On Debian This howto will show you how to install and set up Rsnapshot, enable archiving of snapshots and how to back up MySQL databases on Debian.

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  • Creating Encrypted FTP Backups With duplicity And duply On Debian Squeeze

    debian Author: falkoTags: , , , , Comments: 3Published: Jul 05, 2012

    Creating Encrypted FTP Backups With duplicity And duply On Debian Squeeze When you rent a dedicated server nowadays, almost all providers give you FTP backup space for your server on one of the provider's backup systems. This tutorial shows how you can use duplicity and duply to create encrypted (so that nobody with access to the backup server can read sensitive data in your backups) backups on the provider's remote backup server over FTP. duply is a duplicity wrapper script that allows us to use duplicity without interaction (i.e., you do not have to type in any passwords).

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  • Create And Restore Partition Images With Partimage

    Author: CSchTags: , Comments: 1Published: May 18, 2012

    Create And Restore Partition Images With Partimage Backups are usually made in one of two ways - either file-based which means that single files are backed up, often via synchronization and on an external disk, or image-based which means that a whole partition is stuffed into an image file that can be restored on the partition, containing everything there was on it. This tutorial covers image-based backups using Partimage from a live desktop environment.

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  • How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Debian Squeeze

    mysql_neu Author: falkoTags: , , Comments: 0Published: May 09, 2012

    How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Debian Squeeze mylvmbackup is a Perl script for quickly creating MySQL backups. It uses LVM's snapshot feature to do so. To perform a backup, mylvmbackup obtains a read lock on all tables and flushes all server caches to disk, creates a snapshot of the volume containing the MySQL data directory, and unlocks the tables again. This article shows how to use it on a Debian Squeeze server.

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  • Back Up Files With Déjà Dup (Linux Mint 11)

    linux_mint Author: CSchTags: , , Comments: 0Published: Nov 14, 2011

    Back Up Files With Déjà Dup (Linux Mint 11) This article is about how to back up your files with the file based back-up program duplicity's Graphical User Interface déjà dup. I have tried the tutorial on the Linux Mint 11 distribution, but it should work fine with all other Ubuntu based distributions.

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  • Installing rsnapshot On CentOS

    centos Author: NetzenTags: , Comments: 3Published: Aug 03, 2011

    Installing rsnapshot On CentOS Working for an IT Support company I needed a solution for automatically backing up a bunch of Linux servers, this guide will walk you through setting up rsnapshot on CentOS for automated rsync & ssh binary diff backups.

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  • MySQL Backup: Table By Table Backup With Auto Rotation, For Easy Restoration Of Partial/Full Database

    Author: msalihTags: , Comments: 5Published: May 30, 2011

    MySQL Backup: Table By Table Backup With Auto Rotation, For Easy Restoration Of Partial/Full Database Here is a MySQL backup script which can take table by table backups (individual backup files of each table of each database) in a compressed format. It also provides an automatic rotation of old backup files.  The backup script handles innodb and myisam tables separately.

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  • Extending Perfect Server - Debian Squeeze [ISPConfig 3]

    ispconfig Author: 8omasTags: , , , , Comments: 32Published: Mar 20, 2011

    Extending Perfect Server - Debian Squeeze [ISPConfig 3] The following tutorial will extend the "Perfect Server.... " for ISPConfig 3 with BIND & Courier installed in Debian Squeeze. It explains how to change default ports (ssh, ispconfig, webmin), how to install some useful applications (webmin, roundcube, atop, htop, multitail, tiger etc), how to update awstats periodically (more than once a day) or whenever you want, how to create clients' data backups (periodically) accessible under their folder and finally it explains how to tweak your system for performance (mysqltuner, tuning-primer) or security (custom firewall rules, (D)Dos Deflate, fail2ban modified).

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