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Re: Executing a file of SQL commands against MySQL server

by Gangabass (Vicar)
on Aug 18, 2011 at 02:50 UTC ( #920838=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Executing a file of SQL commands against MySQL server

Why don't you want just make a system() with this command mysql -u username -p password database < sql_file?


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Re^2: Executing a file of SQL commands against MySQL server
by Neighbour (Friar) on Aug 18, 2011 at 08:35 UTC
    Or, alternatively, use the -e option of the mysql client to parse the sql_file: mysql -u username -p password -e 'source sql_file' database
    This will make the mysql-client read the file instead of piping it in.
Re^2: Executing a file of SQL commands against MySQL server
by metaperl (Curate) on Aug 18, 2011 at 17:50 UTC

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