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Old 03-22-2002, 09:04 PM   #24
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Originally posted by Furton
I've never backed up my server, even when upgrading stuff like forums and news system's.

I would backup my server if I could find a program that would do it all for me, say every 24 hours.
I can understand your unwillingness to do the tedious task of backing up regularly, but before doing an upgrade that can crash your site, I think it's better to be safe than sorry.

And you can actually use crontabs to automatically backup your servers. I'm not an expert on that, but if you do a search, you'll likely find a tutorial.
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