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From:Richard Date:April 11 2007 7:11pm
Subject:database backup problem, since database over 60mb
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Hello, I've got a problem with mysql 5 on my debian server.

I've got a forum on this server and untill the database reached about 60 
Mo I could dump the database with either phpmyadmin or with the command :

mysql -u user -p'password' databasename > backup_date.sql

My last backup that worked was about 56Mb, but now since I've gone over 
the 60mb my backup files with phpmyadmin and mysqldump are only around 
46Mb and therefore don't contain everything and also when I do a
mysql -u user -p'password' databasename > backup_date.sql

it never finishes, and even if I wait for two hours the bacup_date.sql 
file is 0Mb ...

The forum runs well and I use no compression I save the file in simple 
.sql text format.

Any ideas as to why it does this or how I can fix it would be great ! 
I've gone through my my.cnf file and I can't see any setting that seems 
to block this. If you need any further information please let me know

Thanks in advance,

database backup problem, since database over 60mbRichard11 Apr
  • Re: database backup problem, since database over 60mbDan Buettner11 Apr
  • Re: database backup problem, since database over 60mbMogens Melander11 Apr