>>>>> "JR" == JR Ruggentaler <jr@stripped> writes:
JR> I wrote a Java app that converts the xBase files to CSV text files
JR> and used the LOAD DATA command. Load data was by far the fastest of the
JR> options I tried. Using LOAD DATA I was able to load ~99000 records in 30
JR> seconds. It took between 20 and 30 minutes using the other methods. I would
JR> like to modify MySQL or write a utility to load xBase files using the method
JR> underlining the LOAD DATA command. Do this sound doable?
JR> Can some suggest a starting point?
I would like to suggest that you shoud first try to modify the
db2mysql to write the result to a tab separated text file and then use
LOAD DATA to read the file into MySQL.
JR> I there any documentation on building MySQL on Win32?
If you are using Microsoft VC++, then you just have to download the
MySQL windows source and use the project files included with it to