[mythtv-users] Locking Mysql database for backup
mythtv at frouse3.homelinux.com
Fri Nov 12 18:10:16 UTC 2004
Thanks I'll look into that.
>> Does anyone know offhand how to lock a mysql database for backup? I'd
>> to cron a table dump, but I would like to lock the database before doing
>> Any ideas?
> I use the mysqlhotcopy script in a cron job, works well and takes care
> of the table locks and all that. You can also use mysqldump, I
> believe it does as well.
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