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Script to take auto back up of MySQl DB 2 -3 times a day

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Need a script to auto back up all MySQL Databases on Server 2-3 times a day
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Why not use mysqldump through cron (Linux) or Task Scheduler (Windows)?  It is run entirely on command line, and can generate a very compressible text-based backup.

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/mysqldump.html
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