I have the substrate setup on AWS EC2 with EBS volume attached to it. I wonder what would be the best way to take substrate DB backup.
What is the best available way to take substrate DB backup without stopping the service? [duplicate]
It is enough to just backup the Database folder. Normally that is located in
.local/share/ depending on which chain you use there is a sub-folder. You can change the location with the
Another possibility is to use the block export and import, but it is much slower.
Thanks for the answer. I have edited the question. I need to take a backup without stopping the service. AFAIK, taking a folder backup without stopping a service is not a good idea. Nov 29, 2022 at 5:05