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Morgan Lewis is a law firm with offices in the UK and they have published information (as of 2012 which is the most recent authoritative publication I can find on the subject) on the ICO's guidance on deleting personal data under the DPA 1998. According to their legal assessment of the guidance the ICO recognized the difficulty in deleting electronic data ...


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You can find or change the location of backups in cpanel's Configure Backup Directory section of Backup Configuration interface Home > Backup > Backup Configuration Once you know the location of your file, rather than using a browser, use an FTP client such as filezilla


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Your first screenshot answers to your question: cPanel & WHM will deprecate the Legacy Backup system in the near future. We strongly recommend that you upgrade to the new Backup system. As your Backup Configuration shows enabled, you've already done this. It's not only safe but recommended to stop using the Legacy Backup. When removed, it will ...


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Firstly, if you are running out of disk space you potentially have more problems than legacy backups. As someone who has waited too long to upgrade a server, I urge you to handle it sooner rather than later as if you require migration, it is impossible without spare disk space. Legacy backup is as the name states, an older legacy system. If you have the ...


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The FTP server is a Windows Server 2012 machine. It was configured to use ms-dos style directory listings for FTP. ms-dos FTP listing are not compatible with the external backup transport in WHM. To set the global FTP directory output style to UNIX In IIS Manager, right-click the FTP Sites folder, and then click Properties. Click the Home Directory tab. ...


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wp-content and your databases is almost enough. I would also include wp-config.php But take note that sometimes just restoring everything doesn't always work. It should, I can't explain why it doesn't. But sometimes things go wrong. You could also consider one of the backup plugins, but whatever your solution, be sure to get your backups offsite. Don't ...


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If you are satisfied with a digital copy, you can 'scrape' the entire site using a tool like HTTrack. It will download the entire website, saving each page locally. That means you could continue browsing the site when off-line, or after Google shuts down Blogger. One thing to note is that images and other page assets will be saved by HTTrack, but say for ...


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The fullsitebackup script looks fine but it might not work on all systems. It's dumping the database and it's compressing the files in a tar file. As with any backup script and system the best way to know if it works is to take the backup, set it up on a fresh machine and see if everything works as usual. It's worth learning some basic shell scripting if ...


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Are you sure you don't need key-pair exchanged for this setup ? ssh is TCP. It needs handshaking as the first and key-pair exchange as the second thing to work (cryptographically secure connection is a necessity in ssh, which is a better version of rsh). If you think both the hosts are having these things satisfied, it will work on the contrary you are ...


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Looks way over complicated..... Assuming that your using ubuntu from the sudo commands I see in your log then I'd opt to use MySQLDUMP and Simply downloading the site using FTP. sudo mysqldump [options] --all-databases sudo tar cf file.tar /var/www/this/is/the/webhost/path Then download both the tar file and the databases.


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You can find the core Joomla 1.5 file structure at: https://github.com/PhilETaylor/Joomla1.5.999 When migrating to a new version of Joomla, I usually create the /new sub-folder and create the new website in here. Once the new website is ready to go live, it is quite simple to move everything in the root folder except /new into /old and then move everything ...


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Backup First, make a backup of the entire site, best using Akeeba Backup. Migrate There are some tools out there to (partly) automat the migration process. You might want to have a closer look at two of them: jUpgrade SPUpgrade


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If you don't mind administrators being able to access those changes, the easiest is to revision-delete them: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:RevisionDelete https://www.mediawiki.org/w/api.php?action=help&modules=revisiondelete If you are looking for a simple solution, you could try dropping entries from the revision table in the database (probably ...


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It sounds like the partial backup is compressing something that the full backup is not, to address the issue you need to find out the difference between both files. It's likely the partial backup is actually compressing the the full backup tar.gz and all the other files because 2x67mb = 134mb. To find out the contents of your compressed files simply ...


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I've known several people who lost their entire websites because they didn't back them up on their own and GoDaddy somehow lost the files on their end. With hosts like that, always find a way to back it up yourself. If you have a WordPress website, I'd suggest VaultPress. It's by the same company that makes WordPress and makes sure you have an offsite daily ...


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I think you need to take wp-content, wp-config backup with your database, whenever you are doing a change in your website.


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The simple answer is yes. You can move a site or sites to another server using a cPanel backup file. The normal way to do this would be from WHM on the receiving server using the "Transfers" function, but you can also do it from the losing server side if that doesn't work. Because I just went through what you're going through with HFW and because the ...


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If the files are available from the web, this may be a vulnerability, since it shows part of your configuration to the world. This should not be a serious vulnerability for an otherwise correctly configured server; consider whether the presence of various paths in the file inform someone that those paths exist where they would otherwise not be noticed. This ...


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I have great success downloading entire sites with https://www.httrack.com/ (I have no association with it). It may be possible to select only images. But even if not, once you have the whole site, you should be able to delete all the "not images".


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To restore the links to the images so that they show up in Media gallery, you will have to restore not only the wp_postmeta table but also wp_posts table from your backup. However, you would loose any posts done after your backup.


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In this case, I would setup a dev environment using the old backup, restore the new content from the live site and then push the development site to production. p.s you should never work in a live/production environment, just clone your WordPress to test new plugins.


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According to MediaWiki's support desk, page content is stored in the database. So, to fully restore the site, you would need to find a copy of the database. If the database is irretrievable, you could try doing a Google site:example.com search (replace your domain with your MediaWiki URL) to see if Google has at least some of the pages cached. Save them as ...


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I have not looked deeply into the structure, but the only thing to worry about is if the site being edited. Perhaps a menu referencing a page, and the inconsistency if the page was created after the page table was backed up but before the menu table was. But that will probably never happen...


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It should be completely safe to backup WordPress during normal operations. In fact, some of the best backups available for WordPress run live on the instance and do minute to minute backups of all changes (VaultPress and similar). Invoked backups will usually just copy the WordPress database tables and also copy the wp-content folder to the indicated ...


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Well, my advice to you is: DON'T DO PARTIAL BACKUP! As web development in wordpress concerned, do backup of everything. Don't just backup one folder and database. There's also wp-content and wp-includes and few files outside thoose folders. wp-content directory has plugins and themes directory that you'd need to backup also.


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You shouldn't really receive requests to delete personal data if you are following good practices in safeguarding people's data and not storing data longer than you need to. There is no law within the UK how long you can store personal data for but it does say you should only ever store it as long as you need to. Source Personal data processed for ...


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In my case It was the same command but I did not need to change the conf file, and the command --default-character-set indeed does work. It is a bug with MySQL, just change "utf-8" to "utf8" or even "utf8mb4" for MySQL.


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I had the same problem: ERROR: Unable to start MySQL server: mysqld: Character set 'UTF-8' is not a compiled character set and is not specified in the '/usr/share/mysql/charsets/Index.xml' file mysqld: Character set 'UTF-8' is not a compiled character set and is not specified in the '/usr/share/mysql/charsets/Index.xml' file I edited the mysqld.cnf and ...


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The solution is to put everything on your website into git. Modify the files locally on your home machine. When you are ready to publish, push them to github and push them to your website over ssh. Here is a tutorial that walks you through cloning your git repository over SSH: https://www.siteground.com/tutorials/siteground-git/clone-git-repository.htm ...


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If your database is truely 'corrupted' as you stated, you are unlikely to be able to retrieve your post/page content. In either case, it is located inside your MySQL database inside the wp_posts table and more specifically the post_content column.


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