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From:<sinisa Date:February 6 2000 1:01pm
Subject:Re: MySQL Solaris 2.6 and RedHat LinuxPPC 1999
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Kevin Smith writes:
 > Hi All,
 > 
 > I took a wild guess and tried tarring up a data directory of a database I
 > created in MySQL on Solaris 2.6 and then copied over to my RedHat LinuxPPC
 > 1999 MySQL installation and then untarred the data.
 > 
 > When I try to use the database, it says that each table of the database :
 >     Didn't find any fields in table [whatever] ?
 > 
 > Is there a way of converting this database to work under Linux, or, do I
 > have to use something like a data dump of the database?
 > 
 > Many thanks,
 > 
 > Kevin Smith

HI!

Only MyISAM table format, available in 3.23.xx is binary compatible. 

For ISAM type, you have to use mysqldump to export table. 

This is explained in a detail in our fine manual .

Regards,

Sinisa

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