[mythtv-users] Backing up mysql database.

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Wed Sep 5 15:29:28 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 05, 2007 at 03:25:42PM +0100, Mike Perkins wrote:
> Brad DerManouelian wrote:
> > I also like that when I dump my database, it's human-readable so if I 
> > ever need to restore, I can actually see at what point I'm restoring and 
> > if I need to make any modifications before I restore, I can do that by hand.
> > 
> Good luck inspecting that ~20Mb text file...

My record for vim is a 236MB dbms dump.  It took about 4 minutes to get
it open.  Worked just fine after that, though.  :-)

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