On 9/2/2009 3:43 AM Victor Subervi said...
> I have the following python code:
> import os
> os.system("mysqldump -u root -pPASSWORD --opt spreadsheets > dump.sql")
First, test this at the system command line -- you'll likely get an
empty file there as well, so calling from within python simply does the
Then read the mysqldump docs for the command arguments and supply the
> This nicely creates the file...but the file is empty! The database exists
> and has lots of data, I double-checked it. If there is nothing wrong with my
> code, is there some way to do the same thing from within MySQL? Can I at
> least print everything to screen and copy it? Where would I find my database
> in Windoze?