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From:Paul DuBois Date:April 12 1999 6:24pm
Subject:Re: LOAD & date types
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At 1:09 PM -0500 4/12/99, jkraai@stripped wrote:
>Minor problems loading data from text file.
>    Progress 4GL on AIX.  Exported date format "MM-DD-YY".
>Can't seem to change the format of this field--nowhere in the export
>builder to specify field formats.
>    MySQL (3.22.14-gamma) field spec "date".
>LOAD DATA INFILE '...' brings this in as 0000-00-00.
>I could load data into another file with this column defined as a char,
>then bring it into the real file, is this necessary?

Either that, or reformat the date in the file that you read in with

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
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