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Re: Recover database from a computer dump?
Posted by: Peter Brawley
Date: February 09, 2022 10:45AM

> I'm not entirely sure whether the dump
> was made while MySQL was running or not,

You're referring to the disk image backup? For MySQL that is not a dump! The point is that you can be sure that MySQL data in a file copy or disk image is valid if and only if MySQL was shut down without error before the copy/image was made.

(For future reference, before you let anybody upgrade your computer, take a mysqldump backup.)

Is your image of the entire disk, or of c:\program files as you suggested?

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