Skip site navigation (1) Skip section navigation (2)

Re: Backups

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: "John J(dot) Urbaniak" <jjurban(at)attglobal(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Backups
Date: 2005-07-14 15:15:30
Message-ID: (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-novice
"John J. Urbaniak" <jjurban(at)attglobal(dot)net> writes:
> I have a question about backups:

> Is it ok simply to zip the contents of E:\PGSQLDATA to a zip file and 
> store this file on a CD or DVD?

Yes, *if* you shut down the postmaster while making the backup.

for discussion --- what you propose is the "file system backup"

			regards, tom lane

In response to

  • Backups at 2005-07-14 15:12:59 from John J. Urbaniak


  • Re: Backups at 2005-07-14 15:51:00 from John J. Urbaniak

pgsql-novice by date

Next:From: John J. UrbaniakDate: 2005-07-14 15:51:00
Subject: Re: Backups
Previous:From: John J. UrbaniakDate: 2005-07-14 15:12:59
Subject: Backups

Privacy Policy | About PostgreSQL
Copyright © 1996-2017 The PostgreSQL Global Development Group