>I keep getting an error message:
>ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the
manual that corresponds to your >MySQL server version for the right
syntax to use near 'standardwttype.txt`
Use single quotes not (dreaded) backticks.
Lola J. Lee Beno wrote:
> I'm trying to import a set of data into a database (MySQL 5.0.17-max).
> Here's the query that I tried to run:
> LOAD DATA INFILE `standardwttype.txt`
> INTO TABLE StandardWeightType
> FIELDS TERMINATED BY `\t`
> LINES TERMINATED BY `\r`
> (standard_wt_type_id, standard_wt_desc, standard_wt_lud);
> And here's a sample of the data that I'm trying to load:
> 1 Cobweb 2005-01-13 15:21:50.654149
> 2 Lace Weight 2005-01-13 15:21:50.654149
> 3 Sock 2005-01-13 15:21:50.654149
> 4 Fingering 2005-01-13 15:21:50.654149
> 5 Baby 2005-01-13 15:21:50.654149
> There is a tab between each field, and each line terminates with \r, I
> believe (I use OSX).
> I keep getting an error message:
> ERROR 1064 (42000): You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the
> manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right
> syntax to use near 'standardwttype.txt`
> I've tried running just the first two line of the query and gotten an
> error message. I checked the online manual to make sure my syntax is
> correct, and checked "The Definitive Guide to MySQL 5".
> How do I make this work?