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From:Greg_Cope Date:August 16 2002 1:59pm
Subject:RE: Migrating Oracle To MySQL
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> From: Francois Joubert [mailto:francois.joubert@stripped]
> Sent: 16 August 2002 14:46
> To: MySQL List
> Subject: Migrating Oracle To MySQL
> 
> Hi
> 
> I am new to the world of databases. We will be installing an Oracle9i
> database shortly as the backend for our current financial package. We
> hope to replace it with MySQL in the future. The data held in the
> database will be predominantly of text-type. However, some data fields
> will be binary. Is it a scary job transferring data from Oracle to
> MySQL? What tools are available to assist in such a process.
> 
> Thanks.
> 
> Francois

data migrations are usually complex and messy.  If you are sure your schema
and datatypes used will be simple then it should be easy.

I would recommend chosing you back end DB first and avoid any migration
issues.

Greg


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