A better question is, what unix command lists hidden directories?

On 11/17/06, Adam Quirk <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
> Hi Charles,
>
> Im using mySQL on Dreamhost.  The support docs mention that they do a
> nightly backup of all databases.  The problem is, I don't know where to look
> for them.  They are accessible via the admin panel at dreamhost, but only
> the databases that still exist.  I need to access a snapshot of a database
> that was deleted.  Not even sure if that's possible.
>
> Any clues as to where they might store the snapshot?  They take snapshots
> of the domains too, and store them in a folder at the root called .snapshot
>
> Thanks for the help,
> Adam
>
> On 11/17/06, Charles Iliya Krempeaux <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> >
> >   Hello Adam,
> >
> > What kind of database server are you using? MySQL? Postgres? SQLite?
> > Oracle? Something else? (I don't think the "repair" command are the same
> > across all of them.)
> >
> > Looking forward... you could try backing up your database automatically.
> > (I'm very familiar with MySQL... so if you are using that I could help
> > set
> > something up for it.)
> >
> > Also... something else to consider is the backup stuff that was being
> > discussed in the "I.Hate.Blogger" thread (on the Videoblogging Mailing
> > List). Refer to these...
> >
> > http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/message/52143
> > http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/message/52155
> > http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/message/52157
> > http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/message/52168
> > http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/videoblogging/message/52171
> >
> > Doing something like what is described there could allow a kind of
> > "universal vlog backup application" to be able to backup any vlog...
> > without
> > needing direct access to the database.
> >
> > See ya
> >
> >
> > On 11/17/06, Adam Quirk <[EMAIL PROTECTED] <bullemhead%40gmail.com>>
> > wrote:
> > >
> > > Chris and I are working on thepan.org site. All things are fucked
> > right
> > > now, feeds included.
> > > If you want to watch The PAN, go to http://thepan-org.blip.tv
> > >
> > > If anyone knows anything about retrieving lost sql data, I could use
> > some
> > > tips.
> > > I'm hoping there's a cache somewhere.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > AQ
> > >
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> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
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> >
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