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Backup your whole website+database in zip format, get it via email!

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Submitted on: 1/2/2015 1:19:00 PM
By: OmicronLab (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 4 Users
Compatibility: PHP 4.0
Views: 3963
 
     UPDATED: Now supports database backup (optional)! Backup your whole website in zip format, get it via mail! Who doesn't know how important it is to backup your site/blog often? Again, if you use dynamic sites such as Joomla or a forum (e.g. IPB), there is always a risk to be hacked, no matter how security concern you are! In my experience, it is not always easy to regularly maintain backups, especially, if you don't have a good internet connection. What if your site prepare backups for you and send it automatically to your inbox (Gmail, perhaps)? This script do the same: icon11.gif Backup your whole website/blog by compressing it in zip format icon11.gif Split the zip files to smaller size so that you can easily get them via mail. (Gmail doesn't allow attachments more than 10 MB, this splitting solves this problem) icon11.gif Send backup files to you via mail! Without relying to basic PHP Mail, this script send mail via SMTP (authentication supported), which is much more powerful. In our test run, it could send 250 MB backup file in small 9 MB pieces each to a GMail account!
 
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