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From:Egor Egorov Date:August 9 2004 4:16pm
Subject:Re: infos over the internal meta-data for mysql-databases
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Michael Seele <mseele@stripped> wrote:


> i write a application in java that creates database-diagrams like 
> ms-visio can do this! until now i only support ms sqlserver and oracle 
> for importing data from the database and displaying a database-diagram! 
> now i want to add mySQL support into my application! for this reason i 
> need to know where the internal meta-data for the databases in mySQL has 
> been saved! is there a special database which administate the 
> mySQL-databases? please help me!

You mean table structures (schema) ? 

If so, see: 

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/SHOW_CREATE_DATABASE.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/SHOW_CREATE_TABLE.html
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/DESCRIBE.html





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infos over the internal meta-data for mysql-databasesMichael Seele9 Aug
  • Re: infos over the internal meta-data for mysql-databasesMartijn Tonies9 Aug
  • Re: infos over the internal meta-data for mysql-databasesMark Matthews9 Aug
  • Re: infos over the internal meta-data for mysql-databasesEgor Egorov9 Aug