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From:Paul DuBois Date:May 16 1999 7:05pm
Subject:Re: moving database from one server to another
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At 8:24 AM -0600 5/16/1999, Sasha Pachev wrote:
>"Christopher R. Jones" wrote:
>>
>> Will your suggestion work across platforms?  I would not think so.  I have
>> a database on NT and the same one on Solaris, I have been using tab files
>> and LOAD DATA INFILE... to transfer.
>>
>> >
>> >Just tar.gz the $MYSQL/data/db_name move it over and
>> >untar.gz it, that's all, uness you have some privilige
>> >issues. In the latter case, update mysql tables
>> >accordingly.
>> >
>> >--
>
>Oh, yeh, NT does not have tar and gzip unless you bring in Unix tools. A
>different world :)


Yes, but the original question specifically stated that the two machines
in question were basically identical; Sasha's method would work in that
situation.

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moving database from one server to anotherJohn Miller15 May
  • Re: moving database from one server to anotherSasha Pachev15 May
  • RE: moving database from one server to anothernkolb15 May
Re: moving database from one server to anotherChristopher R. Jones16 May
  • Re: moving database from one server to anotherSasha Pachev16 May
    • Re: moving database from one server to anotherPaul DuBois16 May