Looks like 28 lines of Python to the rescue.
From: Paul DuBois <paul@stripped>
To: jkraai@stripped <jkraai@stripped>; mysql@stripped
Date: Monday, April 12, 1999 1:25 PM
Subject: Re: LOAD & date types
>At 1:09 PM -0500 4/12/99, jkraai@stripped wrote:
>>Minor problems loading data from text file.
>> Progress 4GL on AIX. Exported date format "MM-DD-YY".
>>Can't seem to change the format of this field--nowhere in the export
>>builder to specify field formats.
>> MySQL (3.22.14-gamma) field spec "date".
>>LOAD DATA INFILE '...' brings this in as 0000-00-00.
>>I could load data into another file with this column defined as a char,
>>then bring it into the real file, is this necessary?
>Either that, or reformat the date in the file that you read in with