At 10:50 -0800 3/24/02, Nick Arnett wrote:
> > -----Original Message-----
>> From: Maribel Piloto [mailto:pilotom@stripped]
>> Sent: Sunday, March 24, 2002 10:24 AM
>> The data is loading fine and the NULL values are in fact
>> correctly entered
>> as NULLs but I'm getting this warning after the LOAD statement:
>> Records: 3 Deleted: 0 Skipped: 0 Warnings: 3
>> I don't understand why I'm getting the warnings or what they're about.
>When you load data from a file, there's no way to know exactly what the
>warnings are. However, they are the same ones you'd get from a single
>insert statement, or from too many or two few columns in your insert file
>(extra columns are ignored).
>A suggestion here recently was to do a SELECT ... INTO FILE after your
>insert, selecting the records you just inserted (easier if you just do this
>into an empty table), then compare the output file with your input file.
>Having done that myself, I'm still mystified by where the warnings are
>coming from on my inserts. I need a better file comparison tool...
Check the "early release" distribution for the load_diag.pl utility.
>Of course, the alternative way to figure out what's going on is to do
>individual INSERT statements and look at the actual warnings.