PHP Database copy

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Post 3+ Months Ago

Hello,

I admin two servers, they exist in two different physical locations, I want to use php to copy the records from one database into a backup database. The backup database will run a clone of the site.

Does anyone know how one could do this?

Thanks,
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Do you want to do this every day or is this a once-off thing?

If it is a once-off thing, I think "mysqldump" will be your best answer. This must be run from the command-line so it can't be done through PHP as I understand, I could be wrong though.

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