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From:Peter Brawley Date:February 13 2006 6:07am
Subject:Re: copy db to external host
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Angelo,

>Upload the data

If phpMyAdmin is your only access to your webhost db, you can paste the 
contents of your local dump.sql into phpMyAdmin's SQL window, and run it 
(all at once, or piece by piece).

PB

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Angelo Christou wrote:
>>> Is there any scripts that people know of that can
>>>       
>> be
>>     
>>> called from cron that I can use to copy the latest
>>> database to the latest version?
>>>       
>> If you have shell access, you can run mysqldump to
>> write the DDL and 
>> data to a sql file. See the mysqldump manual page
>> for its many options.
>>
>> AFAIK MySQL does not provide upgrade scripts to any
>> version, so if there 
>> is a version difference between your internal and
>> web hosts, you may 
>> have to make adjustments to the script which
>> mysqldump generates.
>>     
>
>
> Thankyou for the reply Peter.
>
> What I am trying to do copy data from a local host to
> my webhost server. I will make sure the local host is
> always the same version, I didn't think of that :)
>
> Here is what I have so far -
>
> Dump the data
>
> mysqldump -q -uusername -ppassword mydbname > dump.sql
>
> Upload the data
>
> mysql -uusername -ppassword -hWEBHOST mydbname <
> dump.sql
>
> It is the second part that is not working. I'm not
> sure if I have read the manual correctly. I have
> access to phpMyAdmin on this host but not shell.
>
> I get this. I think they must not have access enabled.
>
> ERROR 2003: Can't connect to MySQL server on
> 'my.webhost.com' (60)
>
> I have contacted the webhost but no response yet. Any
> one have any ideas? Ang.
>
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copy db to external hostAngelo Christou13 Feb
  • Re: copy db to external hostPeter Brawley13 Feb
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