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Comment: Re:Double Duh! (Score 2, Informative) 711

by mksql (#26303625) Attached to: Why Mirroring Is Not a Backup Solution

> Backing up a live database can be a bit tricky.

Seriously? If your database of choice is a chore to backup while live, you need to rethink your choice.

Full or incremental backups should be a trivial operation, with support for intra-backup change capture only a little more effort (log shipping, replication, etc.)

Of all the reasons to lose data, "Backups are hard!" should not be in the list.

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