Posts Tagged: MariaDB


Backup MySQL/MariaDB Databases Using the Command Line

Even with automated backups of databases, which everyone should be using, sometimes you just need to quickly make a backup before making a change on your website. It’s always best to have an up-to-date backup on hand before making changes; even something as simple as a WordPress plugin update can break your website if it’s

Making the Switch From MySQL to MariaDB

Over the last few days, we’ve been working on some server optimizations here at Obstance. Part of the process was making the switch from MySQL to MariaDB. Or maybe more appropriately worded, upgrading to MariaDB. It’s such an insanely simple process, you’ll wonder why you haven’t done it yet. We’ll let you know how to