* hsv@stripped <hsv@stripped> [140407 23:09]:
> >>>> 2014/04/07 08:02 -0800, Tim Johnson >>>>
> 2)mysqldump forces all database names to lower case in the "CREATE
> DATABASE" statement. I know, one shouldn't use upper case in
> database names, but :) tell that to my clients.
> Why not? That is not mentioned in the section devoted to mapping such names to the
I found 'official' documentation here regarding Mac OS X:
I had also found some reference to this having been a side effect
of migrating files from older macs (of which I am not familiar)
I don't find any reference in the mysqldump documentation at
https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.1/en/mysqldump.html to any
mechanism for overriding this.
The incompatibility kicks in when trying to restore the databases
on linux - and I presume FreeBSD, sun OS and other posix systems
would show the same problem.
Live and learn ...
tim at tee jay forty nine dot com or akwebsoft dot com