Friday, May 6, 2011

MySQL backup script

This script is made using dialogues
So without dialogue package it will not work

You can start a mysql instance in full customized way

The script is mainly focused on MySQL compiled from source code

The script is using a config file to get necessary information to store values like

path to mysql daemon ,myql dump,mysql safe ,user name and password to start mysql instance

You can download the script from the following link

The advantage is ,You can take the entire database as well as a particular table of a schema using this script.

LVM thin provisioning - file system usage and pool usage dosn't match

When I was demonstrating LVM thin provisioning to new batch of campus hires ; they pointed out an important mismatch between thin pool usag...