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From:Paul DuBois Date:December 29 1999 6:56pm
Subject:Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.
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Actually, this does look incorrect to me, too.  Should the filename
in the LOAD DATA statement be just "data.txt" without a leading dot?


At 4:43 PM +0200 1999-12-29, <sinisa@stripped> wrote:
>qJames Lyon writes:
>  > I think the dox have a superfluous "./" in them as follows: -
>  >
>  >
>  >     Note that these rules mean a file given as `./myfile.txt' is read
>  >     from the server's data directory, whereas a file given as
>  >     `myfile.txt' is read from the database directory of the current
>  >     database. Note also that for statements such as those below,
>  >     the file is read from the database directory for db1, not db2:
>  >
>  >     mysql> USE db1;
>  >     mysql> LOAD DATA INFILE "./data.txt" INTO TABLE
>  >     db2.my_table;
>  >
>  >
>  > (It appears that the example should refer to just "data.txt" instead.)
>  >
>  > Ref: www.mysql.net/Manual_chapter/manual_Reference.html#LOAD_DATA
>  >
>  > Hope this helps ... oh, and BTW do you want tidbits like this on the
>  > mailing list, or should I go
>  > somewhere else. (So to speak.)
>  >
>  > Ta,
>  > James.
>  >
>
>HI!
>
>It is not superfluous. Why do you think so ??
>
>Regards,
>
>Sinisa
>
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Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.James Lyon29 Dec
  • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.sinisa29 Dec
    • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.Paul DuBois29 Dec
      • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.Michael Widenius30 Dec
        • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.Paul DuBois30 Dec
          • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.Michael Widenius30 Dec
  • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.James Lyon30 Dec
    • RE: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.John Zook30 Dec
      • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.James Lyon30 Dec
    • Re: Tiny typo in doc's. Maybe.Paul DuBois30 Dec