mysqlbackup - Creates MySQL backups on a periodic basis

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 12
Repository FreeBSD Ports Quarterly amd64
Package filename mysqlbackup-2.8.txz
Package name mysqlbackup
Package version 2.8
Package release -
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category databases
Download size 16.89 KB
Installed size 50.17 KB
mysqlbackup: create MySQL-database servers backup easy
Why mysqlbackup?
1. Requires minimum coding to create everyday MySQL-backups with some
additional functions.
2. Backups can be compressed on-the-fly and automatically rotated after
specified number of a days past.
3. "Slave mode" feature - stop slave, save it's status and then create backup.
Start slave afterwards.
4. Includes basic database maintenance: check, optimize tables before backup
5. It can be safely used on a large MySQL installations (1000+ databases).
6. It is written in sh - code interpreter available in a base system.
===>   NOTICE:
The mysqlbackup port currently does not have a maintainer. As a result, it is
more likely to have unresolved issues, not be up-to-date, or even be removed in
the future. To volunteer to maintain this port, please create an issue at:
More information about port maintainership is available at:


Package Version Architecture Repository
mysqlbackup-2.8.txz 2.8 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
mysqlbackup-2.8.txz 2.8 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Latest
mysqlbackup-2.8.txz 2.8 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
mysqlbackup - - -


Name Value
mysql56-client = 5.6.43


Type URL
Binary Package mysqlbackup-2.8.txz
Source Package databases/mysqlbackup

Install Howto

Install mysqlbackup txz package:

# pkg install mysqlbackup

See Also

Package Description
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mysqldump-secure-0.16.3.txz Simple tool for dumping/backing up MySQL and MariaDB databases
mysqlphp2postgres-0.95.txz Convert MySQL calls in a PHP page into PostgreSQL calls
mysqlreport-3.5_3.txz Mysqlreport makes a friendly report of important MySQL status values
mysqlsla-2.03_3.txz Mysqlsla analyzes general, slow, and raw MySQL statement logs
mysqlsniffer-1.2.txz Tcpdump clone specifically for MySQL
mysqltcl-3.052.txz TCL module for accessing MySQL databases based on msqltcl
mysqltuner-1.7.17.txz Assist you with MySQL Configuration
mysqlviz-0.3_1.txz MySQL and SQLite Database Visualisation Tool
mysqlwsrep56-server-5.6.46.txz MySQL database enhanced with Galera replication (server package)
mysqlwsrep57-server-5.7.28.txz MySQL database enhanced with Galera replication (server package)
mythes-1.2.4_7.txz Simple thesaurus library
mythplugin-mythmusic-30.0_1.txz Music playing plugin for MythTV
mythplugin-mythweb-29.1.txz Frontend for scheduling and managing recordings on your MythTV Box
mythtv-30.0_4,1.txz MythTV is a homebrew PVR project