I wanted a fast way to backup an AppDynamics MySQL database directory on windows. The answer was lzop.
Tools GoW 0.8.0 (GNU on Windows) lzop for Windows Setup Set your Enviornment PATH
After installing GoW and extracting lzop.exe set your environment PATH to include the directory where you extracted lzop.exe
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