• Backup a CentOS server

    We recently moved over from a dedicated server to the VPS. It's working great but we need to shut down the dedicated server and close our account. So we need to do a full backup of the server before it's shot down. It's a CentOS server to. What's the best way to go about this? Thanks.

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  • Saving sublime text to migrate to another computer

    I'm trying to migrate from one Mac to another and I need to sublime text to another computer (to have all of the same plugins/configuration that I had on the old computer). Would there be a folder I could just copy and restore on another one to replicate everything?

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  • Where is the backup for SQL Server database located?

    We've been trying to create a backup for SQL Server database using SQL Server Management Studio 2008. We were able to create the backup but it's being saved at some path that we can't find. We saved it on our hard drive but it's not there! What should we do?

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  • What’s the best way to backup an Amazon S3 bucket?

    I need some advice. I'm trying to find the best way (or advice) to backup an Amazon S3 bucket. After doing some searching, this is what I found: Versioning Copy an S3 bucket to another using AWS SDK Backup to Amazon Glacier Backup to another production server What's the best option for me? Thank...

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  • Directories we should not include in backing up a Linux server

    My team backs up a Linux server and it's storing it on another server. Here's what we have for code: rsync -aPh --del server.example.com:/ /mnt/backup But a friend (who's on another team) says we shouldn't back up /proc because we don't want to restore the /proc on the server. Is there anything...

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  • Force replace when backing up SQL database

    We're trying to back up our database using this code: sqlcmd -S servername -Q "BACKUP DATABASE [DBName] TO DISK = 'C:\backup.bak'" It's been working but there's one little issue: When the backup file already exists, the data gets appended to the file. We need it to replace the file. Is there a way...

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  • MySQL backup option for Windows Server

    What would be the best MySQL backup option for Windows Server? I need to only backup my data. Also, the backup needs to be done somewhere outside the the server and I would prefer a free option too. Thank you!

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  • Backup stored procedures in MySQL

    With MySQL, I've been using mysqldump to back it up daily. But how do I store stored procedures? Is it backed up with everything else?

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  • Extend length of time on PHP backup script

    I have a backup script that backs up all of my files to a website (using a zip file). But when it comes to the larger websites, the script always times out before it can complete. Is there a way for me to extend the length of time so it runs longer? Thanks so much.

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  • Corrupt Photo CD – COMP.dat / Content.dat

    Hi, Just been handed a CD that contained a lot of photos. The person in question took them on the CD to a supermarket photo printer. Inserted the CD and there is now just 2 files visible a file called CONTENT.DAT (0.16KB) and a COMP.DAT file at 160MB. If I look at the CD using ISOBUSTER I see just...

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  • Backup plan for MongoDB database

    Our department recently switched from MySQL to MongoDB but our great data losses (which are more than 1 hour) is not acceptable to our bosses. Here's what we've come up with for a backup plan:] Hourly backup plan Daily backup plan Weekly backup plan Which is the best option for us? And how can we...

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  • How to run a MySQL database backup during the day

    We're trying to backup a MySQL database but we need it run during day (so there is a load on the server). We can't have it impact Apache and our other databases that are running on the same server. Can we use the mysqldump command? Appreciate it

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  • How to backup SVN respositories on Windows

    I'm working on a project (SVN related) and I'm trying to figure out how to backup repositories in a Microsoft Windows environment. Has anyone done that before?

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  • Backup VMware ESXi server

    We're trying to back up our VMware ESXi server but we've run into a few issues. Here's our backup process: Create a snapshot of VM Copy files to a backup location And delete the snapshot But how do we schedule backup jobs? Is there a script we should write? Thank you.

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  • Best way to backup a MySQL server

    Hi experts! In everyone's opinion, what would be the best way to back up a MySQL server? Is there a way to do it that wouldn't bring down the server? Should we just use the MySQL Administrator tools? We appreciate the help.

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  • Cannot open up backup on SQL Server 2008 database

    We have a query that we're using to backup our database. But when we run it, we get this error message: Msg 3201, Level 16, State 1, Line 1 Cannot open backup device 'C:\Users\Kimpoy\Desktop\Backup\AcinsoftDB.Bak'. Operating system error 5(Access is denied.). Msg 3013, Level 16, State 1, Line 1...

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  • Backup NAS

    I have a 12TB Sinology NAS (only used at this stage for 8TB) and I was looking some advice on how to do a proper and regular backup. For the moment I use Carbon Copy Cloner and four WD2TB external disk but it is very slow and cumbersome.

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  • Can we use pen drive or an external HDD (both USB) as an operating system?

    My IDE internal HDD is in its last stage and may die anytime. I want to use an external HDD as my operating system so that I can carry the device anywhere and login normally and use it. Is this possible?

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  • Restore SQL Server 2005 database backup over network

    I apologize that it's old software but we're using SQL Server 2005. Does anyone know if we can restore a database backup using Server 2005 over our entire network? We would appreciate any help.

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  • How to backup our development machine

    We're working on a disaster recovery project for our organization and we're trying to find out how we should back up our development machine (in the event of a disaster), we're back up and running as quick as possible. Any advice for us? Thanks!

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