At 10:36 AM -0400 09-11-2000, Andy Rogers wrote:
>I've been trying to use mysqldump to write the contents of my
>database to a text file. Using the command:
>mysqldump my_db > /var/lib/mysql/my_db_out.txt;
>I receive the error:
>ERROR 1064: parse error near 'mysqldump my_db >
>/var/lib/mysql/my_db_out.txt' at line 1
>Any ideas on the problem here and how to fix it?
Looks like you're issuing that command from within mysql.
It's a shell command; run it from the command line.
Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
|• mysqldump||Andy Rogers||11 Sep|
| • Re: mysqldump||Paul DuBois||11 Sep|