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From:SRM SRM Date:May 25 2007 6:43pm
Subject:Re: Need script to populate data.
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Ryan,

Thanks for your help.  I'm not able to ssh into this box - how can I run 
this script, basically all I have to work with is MySQL Query Broswer.

TIA




>From: Ryan Stille <ryan@stripped>
>To: mysql@stripped
>Subject: Re: Need script to populate data.
>Date: Fri, 25 May 2007 13:19:34 -0500
>
>This should do it. Save it in a file then run it like "perl newfile.pl". 
>Save the output into a text file, then run it against your database.
>
>$records = 100;
>for ($i=1;$i<=$records;$i++) {
>print "INSERT INTO MyTable (forumid, styleid, title, title_clean, " .
>"description, description_clean, options) VALUES\n";
>print "($i, 888, 'title $i', 'clean title $i', 'description $i', " .
>"'clean description $i', 999);\n"
>}
>
>so:
>perl newfile.pl > test_records.sql
>mysql -p mydatabase < test_records.sql
>
>-Ryan
>http://www.stillnetstudios.com
>
>SRM SRM wrote:
>>
>>
>>Group,
>>
>>I'm an oracle dba and new to mysql. I've just recieved responsiblity to 
>>work on a mysql project. Basically I have 1 table:
>>
>>forumid smallint(5) unsigned NO (null) 0 (null)
>>styleid smallint(5) unsigned NO (null) 0 (null)
>>title varchar(100) NO (null) (null) (null)
>>title_clean varchar(100) NO (null) (null) (null)
>>description text YES (null) (null)
>>description_clean text YES (null) (null)
>>options int(10) unsigned NO (null) 0 (null)
>>
>>
>>I need a script that will insert, say 10000, records into this table. 
>>Note, I dont really care about the content of the data (ie, the title 
>>could be TITLE1, TITLE2, TITLE3...TITLE10000, whatever). Im just 
>>interested in populating the table with X amount of rows and being able to 
>>perform some stress tests.
>>
>>TIA
>>
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