Mysql Backup Snippets


In order for this to work, you will need to copy mysqldump.exe and mysql.exe from the MySQL bin Program Files folder into the same directory as your executing PHP script. If you know the direct path to these for your server, you can use those instead.

05 July, 2012   

Backup MySQL Database to SQL File with mysqldump

Exam code to backup MySQL Database to SQL File

09 October, 2011   

This code shows how to backup a table to a CSV file.

05 December, 2013   

AppleScript Source Code for Evernote Notebooks Backup

Script to query db growth history using backup history this is accurate as long as there's no compression involved.

09 February, 2011   

Class to back up entire databases and email them out, or individual tables.

30 December, 2010   

Class to back up entire databases and email them out, or individual tables

17 July, 2013   

This one creates a back of the current workbook.

07 April, 2014   

Adding a linked server to MSSQL account - particularly a MYSQL server

29 December, 2012   

Example MySql code to append Data to Field in MySql

14 May, 2011   

This is a general code to use when updating an item from a MySQL database. This code isn't considered definitive and can be written in many varied ways. Note: This code requires you to connect to the MySQL database to work. Also, all field and table names need to be set up to match.

09 May, 2011   

This is a general code to use when inserting an item from a MySQL database. This code isn't considered definitive and can be written in many varied ways. An extention of this code would be to make sure the entry you are adding to the database doesn't already exist (to save dupicate entries). Note: This code requires you to connect to the MySQL...

14 February, 2012   

MySQL code to connect to db. Don't forget to change the parameters.

18 June, 2013   

Define few variables with your MySQL database connection settings and connect to MySQL database using mysql_connect() and mysql_select_db() functions.

If you have a database driven site and you want to optimize MySQL tables then this is perfect. It goes through all the tables in a MySQL database and does table optimization on each one using the MySQL Optimize Table syntax.

14 May, 2011   

This is a general code to use when deleting an item from a MySQL database. This code isn't considered definitive and can be written in many varied ways. A variation of the code would be not to delete the record (as you tend to always need to restore or retrieve it sooner or later) you can add a 'status' field. If status='d' then it is...

Below shown how to Back Up and Restore a MySQL Database

29 December, 2012   

How to Back Up and Restore a MySQL Database

An example code to restore MSSQL database from backup