At 20:31 -0500 2/22/03, Stitchin' wrote:
>I feel so stupid right now! I just loaded up Apache, mySql, and PHP on my
>home Windows XP machine to work on my website. It'll be running on a Linux
>server when I get it on the web.
>I've been trying to check out this catalog program called PHP Catalog.
>Their website has a free version to check out. I can't even get it up and
>running. Their instructions say, "Create a new database and import
>admin/createdb_mysql with the following commands from the PHPCatalog/admin
>mysql database_name < createdb_mysql
>where database_name is the name of the new database (which I'm calling
>OK, so why can't I figure out where I'm supposed to type this command??? Do
>I use the mysql.exe monitor?? I tried to type
>testcatalog < createdb_mysql
>at the mysql prompt in the monitor and it wouldn't take. Is there a way to
>type this command into PHPMyAdmin?? I know the solution has to be soooo
>easy and I'm just drawing a total blank.
Type the command at the DOS prompt.
C:\> mysql testcatalog < createdb_mysql
You'll need to issue this command in the directory where the createdb_mysql
file is located.