[TYPO3-english] Typo3 backup
erik at linnearad.no
Fri Nov 6 19:11:09 CET 2009
Thomas Allmer skrev:
> Erik Svendsen wrote:
>> Why install an extension for something that you can script outside
>> TYPO3 in a few minutes and where mostly all necessary code is already
>> The use of extra extensions has impact on performance.
>> Personally I'm backing up about 30 installations from 6 different
>> servers on daily basis to a backup-server. The whole process is 100 %
> Does it needs console access to the server running TYPO3?
> Does it work for windows servers?
> If any of those answers is "no" I would be really interested in this
> solution. Even if it's just the theoretical stuff, as I'm currently
> can't get my head around how this should be possible without console...
I suppose you know about a solution called ZMR (Zmanda Recovery Manager
for MySql). Combined with Amanda you have a perfect solutions when you
are working with multiple TYPO3 installations.
And it works with windows as clients (both of them). And I know ZMR
works without shell access. Amanda need client on the server/client
which are going to be backed up. And this needs to be installed.
Personally I'm doing like Bakshi, scripts on the backup-server (using
scp, sftp, ssh and direct mysqlport if neccessary). As I never uses
Windows on servers, never has installations where I don't have ssh,
scripts are the easy way. So I'm only testing ZMR and Amanda.
My reason to ask why, is not because I don't think anybody needs an
extension like this, but to point out easy and efficient solutions. An
efficient solutions isn't always an extension. I think a lot of people
with a single installation would like a solutions like this.
An inside backup solutions aren't efficient unless it's runs as a
cronjob and push the backed up files to another server. And if not, I
would recommend people to find other solutions.
More information about the TYPO3-english