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Where does the Backup function back up the DB ? 
 
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What’s the path in which the db is backed up when the Backup module is used ?

 
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Ok, no need to reply. Its :
/rootdir/var/backups

 
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hehe, nice one, added it to the wiki, could be frequently asked question I think…

http://www.magentocommerce.com/wiki/System-Backup/

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Can this backup path be modified to point to a different location? and if so what file(s) need to be modified?
Peter

 
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