Backups can be created by edit and above users;
backups can be deleted by admin and above users;
backups can be resored by super-admin users.
Backups are a very important maintainance and security feature of Bradypus database. The backup system has been re-writen from scratch in v.4 and is still going to be implemennted in the future.
At present, all three main database engines, SQLite, MySQL/MariaDB and PostreSQL
are supported, via
sqlite3 executables that must
Backups are gzipped SQL files containing structure and data, and are engine-dependent. This means that you cannot use this feature for migrations, ie. you can not import into MySQL a SQLite backup.
At present (v. 4.0.0-alpha.174) PostgreSQL backup cannot be restored by one-click procedure, like MySQL and SQLite ones.