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#1 programguru

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Posted 08 December 2005 - 11:14 PM

Is there a way, from command line linux, to make a copy of a MySQL db into a text file on my local machine, or another directory on the server?

I have been at shell connecting to the MySQL server, but can not figure out how to export the db and create a txt dump file.

Any tips?
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Posted 09 December 2005 - 01:50 AM

[a href=\"http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/4.1/en/mysqldump.html\" target=\"_blank\"]Yes.[/a]

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