How to Automate Backups on Linux/UNIX Using MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB) (Doc ID 1381211.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

MySQL Enterprise Backup - Version 3.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Backups should be made regularly.  The easiest way to do so on Linux/UNIX is to write a cron job. In this article MEB users will find two crontab templates: one for weekly full backups and another for daily incremental backups.

Solution

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