[mythtv-users] mysql disaster

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sun Nov 15 03:18:32 UTC 2009


On 11/14/2009 10:15 PM, Damian Haslam wrote:
> disaster reverted - I went crazy, backed up my new /var/lib/mysql directory, nuked it, restored the old one over the top of it, restarted mysqld, did the mysqldump thing for mythconverg, and then restored /var/lib/mysql
>
> So, all good now...!

Did I miss the part where you said the incident motivated you to set up 
a cron job to run mythconverg_backup.pl ?  :)

http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/Database_Backup_and_Restore

Mike


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