One-liner SQL Backup

When backing up MySQL database, you are required to enter database password. That can be a bit cumbersome… Here is how you would create a one-liner to backup any database:

NOTE: If you database basswood contains special characters, you might want to wrap it in single quotes like this:

One-liner SQL Backup

Website Backups The Easy Way

Website backups can be painful (especially if you have to backup large databases). Everyone knows this. Because of that, a lot of companies make money offering this same service for a price. Fortunately there is a way to make backup process simple and fun.

Please be warned: This tutorial assumes you know what SSH is and that you are somewhat familiar with unix commands. If you are not, don’t attempt anything because the chances of accidentally deleting your website are high. Also, please read the whole tutorial. There is a catch at the end.

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