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Pre scripts

This is an overview of the pre scripts that come with Simple backup. Below you'll find a summary of the different scripts and in which version they started to appear.

mysqldump.sh

First appearance
version 1.1

Description
Dumps all the available mysql databases into files (one for each database). Within the script there are a few variables defined:

  • USERNAME
    Contains the username used to connect to mysql
  • PASSWORD
    Contains the password belonging to the specified user
  • DUMPPATH
    The path where the files will be written

pgsqldump.sh

First appearance
1.2 (development)

Description
Dumps all available postgres databases into files (one for each database). Not that you need to create a role for the user who does the dumping (e.g root)
Variables in use:

  • DUMPPATH
    Path where to dump the files