> -----Original Message-----
> From: Peter Brawley [mailto:peter.brawley@stripped]
> Sent: Friday, June 30, 2006 8:31 PM
> To: Daevid Vincent
> Cc: mysql@stripped
> Subject: Re: Need way to see all relations?
> >I have a 'users' table. And there are all kinds of related
> >tables like 'logs', 'preferences', etc. that all have a FK
> >reference back to this user ID.
> >I want to make a query or use some PHP to build a list of
> >all tables in my DB that are references.
> Query to find tables with FK references to $db.$table:
> FROM information_schema.table_constraints AS c
> INNER JOIN information_schema.key_column_usage AS u
> USING( constraint_schema, constraint_name )
> WHERE c.constraint_type = 'FOREIGN KEY' .
> AND u.referenced_table_schema='$db'
> AND u.referenced_table_name = '$table'
> ORDER BY c.table_schema,u.table_name;
> Daevid Vincent wrote:
> > Is there a way with InnoDB tables to see all related tables/columns?
> > Basically what I want to do is make a script that somehow
> will dynamically
> > create a "backup" of a single user record. But I don't want
> to have to
> > manually add a new table or column everytime to the script.
> > So for example, I have a 'users' table. And there are all
> kinds of related
> > tables like 'logs', 'preferences', etc. that all have a FK
> reference back to
> > this user ID.
> > I want to make a query or use some PHP to build a list of
> all tables in my
> > DB that are references.
> > Then I can just dump out that user ID (via this script) and
> it will backup
> > that user and all related table data across all tables.
> > ÐÆ5ÏÐ
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