* Posts by BigWomble

1 post • joined 23 Mar 2016

Oh, sugar! Sysadmin accidently deletes production database while fixing a fault


Been there done that.

Been there done that.

Playing with MySQL Master - Mater replication.

Dropping a table anywhere suddenly became bad news.

We lost a few days of posts on a support forum and got one or two confused customers as the backup I had to hand was older than I realised.

I'll stick with Master Slave for now. And keep better backups.

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