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Can anyone tell me about database backup and restore.
There are lot many dumps available but i want to use tar/gzip backup.
also provide me information about restoring it in case of db crash.

Method i use should be easy and fast. From C# as front end in linux server I should be able to do this.

I will be more happy if somebody helps me on this scenario.
Jul 18 '07 #1
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michaelb
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These manuals should help you
backup and restore
pg_dump
pg_restore
Jul 19 '07 #2

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