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From:Paul DuBois Date:September 6 2001 10:06pm
Subject:Re: delete a file from disk?
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At 6:17 PM -0400 9/6/01, Christopher Bergeron wrote:
>How can I delete a file from disk if it exists from mysql?

You can't do this.

>   If it's not
>possible, how can I append to an existing datafile?  is there an append
>function using SELECT * FROM DATA INTO OUTFILE "filename"; ????

No.  In fact, one constraint on this statement is that the file must
*not* exist already.  (Security reasons.)

Paul DuBois, paul@stripped
delete a file from disk?Christopher Bergeron6 Sep
  • Re: delete a file from disk?Paul DuBois7 Sep