Tag Archive for 'MySQL'


Bash – MySQL Backup Script

Looking for a script to backup your MySQL databases on a Linux host? Here is a simple bash script that can be used to automate the process in a cron job. The script checks the database integrity then dumps the database to a text file, tar’s it up, and the emails a confirmation of completion.

Gentoo – MYSQL Database Server

In this guide I will discuss how to setup a basic MySQL database server on Gentoo. To install MySQL on your Gentoo system log in as root and type This will take some time to compile so you may wanna go grab a snack and watch some TV or something. 15 to 30 mins later […]