This is a simple and quick method to move magento from an host to another. It would be prefereable to have enough skills in mysql and in linux command line to do that properly. Also direct acces in console to your both host can be helpfull but it's not required.
Little note/article for everyone who should/need work with mysql using command line interface to perform usuall task. With this "reminder" you will be able to admin/backup/restore anything like a real chief.
If you want to kill, in one line all the process launched by one user you can use
pkill -u <user>
more usage info below
Usage: pkill [options] <pattern> Options: -<sig>, --signal <sig> signal to send (either number or name) -e, --echo display what is killed -f, --full use full process name to match -g, --pgroup <id,...> match listed process group IDs -G, --group <gid,...> match real group IDs -n, --newest select most recently started -o, --oldest select least recently started -P, --parent <ppid,...> match only childs of given parent -s, --session <sid,...> match session IDs -t, --terminal <tty,...> match by controlling terminal -u, --euid <id,...> match by effective IDs -U, --uid <id,...> match by real IDs -x, --exact match exectly with command name -F, --pidfile <file> read PIDs from file -L, --logpidfile fail if PID file is not locked -h, --help display this help and exit -V, --version output version information and exit
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Many talks about this little file... robots.txt. Is it realy usefull ? what do you have to put inside ?
In fact robots.txt is an robot/spider exclusion protocol. Every spider/reboot should read it and apply the rules it contains. The robots.txt file directive can be used to not allow a spider/rebot to index a specific directory, file, or more generally every single ressource you have on your hosting space/account..