maybe it's "clear" to other but it's pretty unclear.
#mysql -username -p "select * from table_name where id=123" >
actually doesn't work?!?
Jerry Schwartz wrote:
> The technique I've settled on is this:
> mysql blah blah blah < the_select_query.sql > the_output_i_want.txt
> That gives you a tab-delimited text file with column headings.
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: LAMP [mailto:lamp@stripped]
>> Sent: Saturday, January 08, 2011 6:05 PM
>> To: mysql@stripped
>> Subject: export result from select statement
>> Hi guys,
>> I wonder how to store to csv or txt file result from SELECT query?
>> not a whole table nor database. Just results from SELECT query.
>> Usually I use MySQL Query Browser and Export feature, but in this
>> case I don't have access with MySQL Query Browser. Though, I have a
>> command line access.
>> I found on one place something like
>> #SELECT 2+2 into outfile '/path/to/specific/directory/test.csv';
>> Though, it doesn't work?!?
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