I am happy to announce that version 0.2 of the mylvmbackup tool is now available!
mylvmbackup is a Perl script for quickly performing backups of a MySQL server's databases using the Linux Logical Volume Manager (LVM). It creates a consistent LVM snapshot of the server's data directory which is then backed up without further blocking the server's operation.
After version 0.1 was published in May this year, I did not really get much feedback about it. I had some ideas for …[Read more...]