MySQL Backup for lazy sysadmins Publisher's description
from Paul Kremer
MySQL Backup for lazy sysadmins (mysqlblasy) is a Perl script for automating MySQL database backups.
MySQL Backup for lazy sysadmins (mysqlblasy) is a Perl script for automating MySQL database backups. It uses "mysqldump" for dumping mysql databases to the files sytem. MySQL Backup for lazy sysadmins program was written with automated usage in mind.
For example, it is silent during operation, and only produces noise on errors/problems. It rotates backups automatically to prevent the backup disk from getting full when the administrator is on vacation (or is lazy).
What's New in This Release:??? The "defaults-extra-file" config option was added, which can be used instead of specifying the username/password/host directly in the config file.
??? The "dbhost" config paramater is now also used for the backup filename.
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System Requirements:??? Perl 5.6.1 (and some modules)
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall