At 11:47 AM +1200 2000-03-29, Quentin Bennett wrote:
>Is there a well-worn reason why not? - it would be really useful sometimes.
Your shell doesn't have job control?
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Thimble Smith [SMTP:tim@stripped]
>> Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2000 7:21 AM
>> To: Christopher Oson
>> Cc: 'mysql@stripped'
>> Subject: Re: Executing a shell command within mySQL
>> On Tue, Mar 28, 2000 at 10:47:54AM -0800, Christopher Oson wrote:
>> >I'm new to mySQL and haven't seen this is the documentation yet,
>> >but is it possible to execute a shell command while I'm in mySQL
>> >without having to leave mySQL first and going back in.
>> No, you can't do it.
> > Tim Smith < tim@stripped > :MySQL Development Team: Boone, NC USA.
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped